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The planets might control the sun’s activity – and it’s not...

The power of planetary alignments is normally reserved for unscientific horoscopes, but it turns out they might have some importance after all. The sun...

The Southern Ocean may be less of a carbon sink than...

The vast stretch of icy water that separates Antarctica from other continents is a dark mystery to most people. Polar explorer Ernest Shackleton, one...

Confirmed: New phase of matter is solid and liquid at the...

Solid, liquid, gas ... and something else? While most of us learn about just three states of matter in elementary school, physicists have discovered...

See the first supermoon on the spring equinox in 19 years

Assuming spring showers stay at bay, sky-watchers in the Northern Hemisphere will get to see a cosmic triple play on March 20, as a...

Finally, We Know What Killed Sea Life in The Deadliest Mass...

Around 252 million years ago, Earth experienced catastrophic devastation - an extinction event so severe that it wiped out almost all of the life...

Don’t Miss This Newly Discovered, Bright Green Comet Streaking Past Earth...

Earth is getting a special celestial visitor this week in the shape of comet C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto - this sparkling, green-hued hunk of ice...

Earth could be headed for its warmest period on record

New data confirms last year was one of the hottest ever recorded, and British meteorologists are predicting the next five years will be even...

Earth’s Magnetic North Pole Has Shifted So Much We’ve Had to...

Magnetic north is not where it used to be.Since 2015, the place to which a compass points has been sprinting toward Siberia at a...

Magnetic north just changed. Here’s what that means.

Magnetic north has never sat still. In the last hundred years or so, the direction in which our compasses steadfastly point has lumbered ever...

The President’s Hostage Attempt Is Going Miserably Wrong

President Donald Trump is trapped. He shut the government to impose his will on the incoming Democratic majority in the House of Representatives. That...