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How to see the last ‘blood moon’ eclipse of the decade

In a few nights, sky-watchers across the Americas will have a front-row seat to a rare cosmic event, as three lunar phenomena converge to...

Have Aliens Found Us? A Harvard Astronomer on the Mysterious Interstellar...

On October 19, 2017, astronomers at the University of Hawaii spotted a strange object travelling through our solar system, which they later described as...

Russian Startup Wants to Put Ads in Low-Earth Orbit to Ruin...

Will there be no end to people trying to muck up the night sky? Around this time last year it was a disco ball...

Astronomers may have finally seen a star become a black hole

As dinosaurs stomped across ancient Earth more than 200 million years ago, a massive star was entering its death throes. The resulting cosmic explosion...

China Makes History by Landing a Probe on The Far Side...

It's another momentous day in the history of space exploration: the China National Space Administration (CNSA) has reportedly just landed its Chang'e-4 rover on...

China just landed on the far side of the moon: What...

Leading up to the historic touchdown, details on Chang'e-4's landing were few and far between. CNSA is notoriously secretive; the last update offered was...

Dueling eclipses, and more top sky-watching events in January

The new year starts off with a bang thanks to 2019's best celestial fireworks show, followed by eye-catching planetary encounters and an eerie wolf...

Study Confirms: Global Quantum Internet Really Is Possible

Quantum internet promises ultra-secure, next-generation communications, but is it actually feasible on a global scale?Absolutely, according to a new experiment carried out between satellites...

We saw Earth rise over the moon in 1968. It changed...

A half-century ago, three humans sailed into lunar orbit, looped around the moon 10 times, and returned home. By the time Earth's gravity had...

How Restaurants Got So Loud

Fashionable minimalism replaced plush opulence. That's a recipe for commotion. Lisa Wiltse / Getty Let me describe what I hear as...