Astronomers Officially Name the Newest Moon of Neptune
Hippocamp may have been forged by the fallout of an impact billions of years ago.
Nearly 4,700 Migrants Were Rescued Off Libya's Coast in a Single Day
One woman was found dead as the Italian coast guard and others staged 20 separate operations to rescue migrants stranded in the Mediterranean.
Life After Pluto: NASA Announces the Next Target for New Horizons
The spacecraft will be celebrating New Year’s Day 2019 with a (tiny) new planetary friend.
Why We Should Use This Jumping Robot to Explore Neptune
"It would be almost totally novel."
A Brief Guide to EU Immigration Debate Jargon
what are people on about when they talk about "Triton"? What's a "Eurosur"? Why is Dublin making regulations governing anything?
Sophie Claasen and Aurora Orso
1,800 Migrants Were Rescued From the Mediterranean Yesterday — Along With 14 Bodies
The crew of an Irish navy vessel found the bodies on a barge floating off the Libyan coast, and said the victims likely died from overcrowding and exhaustion.
Rescuers in the Mediterranean Save 2,700 Migrants in 24 Hours
Vessels from Italy, Germany, and NGO Doctors Without Borders rescued migrants from 13 ships after a rescue HQ in Rome warned of three boats in distress.
The Number of Migrants Trying to Reach Europe via Greece Has Surged by 500 Percent
The number of migrants and refugees crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey to Greece has reportedly increased dramatically due to the dangerous situation in Libya.
UK Says Europe’s Plan to Resettle Migrants Will Push More People to Cross the Mediterranean
The European Commission unveiled new measures to deal with the migrant crisis, but the UK and others are pushing back against some parts of the plan.
Europe Weighs Quota System and Crackdown on Smugglers in Response to Migrant Crisis
European leaders are pushing for a military plan to dismantle smuggling networks while also seeking a quota system that would ship migrants around the continent.
Italy May Have Found the Wreckage of the Boat From the Deadliest Migrant Disaster
The Italian navy discovered the wreckage 85 miles off the coast of Libya, but it remains to be seen whether a comprehensive death toll can be finally be established for the disaster.
Alleged Captain of Migrant Boat Disaster Appears in Court as Critics Call EU Leaders' Pledge 'Not Enough'
Alleged captain of a migrant boat crammed with hundreds of migrants faces possible charges of homicide and people-trafficking, while EU leaders announce measures to boost search-and-rescue operations