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Brutally Simple Illustration Shows Climate Change’s True Scale Everywhere on Earth

You can now visualise our climate crisis for almost anywhere on Earth, thanks to a stunning interactive tool that will make you see red...

Mars’ Mysterious, Intense Dust Storms Appear to Be Cyclical – Just...

To say there are some myths circulating about Martian dust storms would be an understatement. Mars is known for its globe-encircling dust storms, the...

Is a long-dormant Russian volcano waking up? It’s complicated

Seismic rumbles beneath a long-dormant volcano on Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula could herald an imminent eruption, a team of scientists says. But other researchers say...

This Incredible Orbit Map of Our Solar System Is Making Our...

If you want to know what a talent for scientific visualizations looks like, check out Eleanor Lutz. She's a PhD student in biology at...

A New Instrument Is Actively Searching For More Planets Around Alpha...

Alpha Centauri is the closest star system to us, at 4.37 light-years (about 25 trillion miles) away. In 2016, astronomers discovered an exoplanet orbiting...

The Star Trek Starfleet Logo Has Been Spotted on Mars

Here on Earth we're making big plans to send the first humans to Mars, but it looks like Starfleet may have gotten there first....

Remember Last Year’s Brutal Summer Heatwaves? They’re Coming Again

Simultaneous heat waves scorched land areas all over the Northern Hemisphere last summer, killing hundreds and hospitalizing thousands while intensifying destructive and deadly wildfires.A...

Long-Hidden Crater Reveals The Most Enormous Asteroid Crash in UK History

Around 1.2 billion years ago, the biggest asteroid ever to hit the British Isles is thought to have slammed into Earth. Now, experts have...

A Double Asteroid Came Uncomfortably Close to Earth Last Month, Here’s...

On 25 May 2019, a strange, double-asteroid (1999 KW4) flew past Earth at a distance and speed that is likely to make a lot...

China Could Restrict Export of Crucial Rare-Earth Elements as The Trade-War...

Electric car motors, iPhones, military jet engines, batteries, and satellites all have something in common: They require rare-earth elements to function.Rare-earth elements are a...