How the Antarctic Sun Creates Breathtaking Optical Effects
A fine haze of ice particles transformed this landscape into an otherworldly scene
African Titanosaur Discovery Helps Untangle Dinosaur Evolution
The creature reveals ancient connection between Africa, Europe, and Asia after the great Pangea broke apart
Dark Nebula Hides a Brilliant Streak of Baby Stars
South American observatory captures most detailed peek yet at Lupus Clouds stellar nursery
Sea Foam Delights Visitors of Lebanese Beach
Last week, thick white layers of bubbles washed ashore Naqoura Beach
This Book Is Bound in Lab-Grown Jellyfish Leather
<i>Clean Meat</i>, a history of cellular agriculture, is the first book with a lab-grown leather cover
Alaska's Earthquake Caused Endangered Desert Pupfish to Spawn
Nevada's critically endangered fish are in an unseasonable spawn after the earthquake set their home rippling
Wildlife Burned in California Fires Get Fish Skin Bandages
Two bears and a cougar cub are recovering with their wounds wrapped in tilapia skin
Don't Miss This Celestial Triplet: a Blue Moon, Supermoon and Lunar Eclipse
January’s second full moon will appear slightly larger during its blood-red lunar eclipse
Rocket Lab Launched This Glittery Sphere Into Orbit
The sphere reflects so much sunlight it can be seen from Earth with the naked eye
Meteorite Hunters Recover Fragments of Fireball That Exploded Over Michigan
Amateurs and professionals comb snowy landscapes for shards of the exploded meteor
Scythian Prince's Sprawling Tomb Found in the "Siberian Valley of the Kings"
A summer dig unearthed what may be the oldest and largest tomb left behind by the ancient nomadic culture in southern Siberia
In Stellar Tribute, Astronauts Teach "Lost Lessons" From Educator Who Died on <em>Challenger</em>
Christa McAuliffe had planned to teach the lessons during her 1986 trip to space. Now, two astronauts will finally carry out the plan
Astronomers Spy a Black Hole's Double 'Burp'
New observations suggest that black holes cycle between activity and rest
These Billboards Could Be the First to Feature Immersive Virtual Reality Drawings
Tandem billboards on Sunset Boulevard play host to a fascinating new public art installation
2017 Was Another Really Hot Year (Even Without El Niño)
Last year joins list of top three hottest ever recorded, according to multiple new reports
Over 200,000 Endangered Antelope Suddenly Die Thanks to ... Weird Weather?
A change in humidity seems to have triggered bacteria that led to widespread death of the creatures
Are Rats Innocent of Spreading the Black Plague?
Human pests like fleas and lice may be responsible for spreading the pandemic that devastated Medieval Europe
Newly Discovered Dino Had a Rainbow of Shiny Feathers
The fossilized creature was likely a blend of hummingbird and crow
New Research Dispels the Myth That Ancient Cultures Had Universally Short Lifespans
Teeth are key to identifying elderly remains
What Went Wrong With the Launch of the Secretive Zuma Satellite?
Not all is well for the classified Zuma satellite launched from Florida on Sunday