Thursday, October 19, 2017
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When Earth Became a ‘Mote of Dust’ – The Crux

We first glimpsed Earth's curvature in 1946, via a repurposed German V-2 rocket that flew 65 miles above the surface. Year-by-year, we climbed a...

The northern lights may become a rare sight

There are few sights more stunning in the night sky than the northern lights, but that shimmering curtain of light may become more difficult...

Changes in the Sun’s Activity Could Threaten Earth’s Electronics by 2050

Shifts in solar activity could make the sun a greater threat to electronic devices by midcentury, according to research coming out of the British...

Voyager Probes Are Still Making Amazing Discoveries

Alpha Centauri a and b, two of our nearest neighboring stars. Image: WikimediaIn August 2012, Voyager 1 went where no human-made object has...