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Scientists Eulogize the Opportunity Rover’s 15 Years of Service

After some 15 prolific years on the martian surface, NASA’s Opportunity rover has gone silent. It took a whopping planet-wide […]

The Year’s Top Images of Earth From Space

At about 4 a.m. on June 22, 2019, the remote Raikoke Volcano blew its top, sending a column of ash […]

The Year’s Top Images of Earth From Space

At about 4 a.m. on June 22, 2019, the remote Raikoke Volcano blew its top, sending a column of ash […]

How the Nile River Has Stayed In One Place for 30 Million Years

The Nile River seen at sunrise. (Credit: Kirsty Bisset/Shutterstock) Thousands of years ago, ancient Egyptians built their agricultural systems around […]

Ten Thousand Years of Eruptions in Less Than Two Minutes

Animated map of ~10,000 years of volcanic activity on Earth. ESRI, used by permission. We live on a geologically-active planet. […]

After 40 Years, These Voyager Instruments Are Still Talking to NASA

This artist’s concept shows Voyager 1 entering the interstellar medium. (Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech) 1. High-Gain AntennaSHUTDOWN DATE: Still activePURPOSE: CommunicationsKEY FINDING: […]

This Lake on Mars Was Drying Up 3.5 Billion Years Ago

Mars’ Gale Crater once held a lake of liquid water. (Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ESA/DLR/FU Berlin/MSSS) Mars was a very different place as […]

This Lake on Mars Was Drying Up 3.5 Billion Years Ago

Mars’ Gale Crater once held a lake of liquid water. (Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ESA/DLR/FU Berlin/MSSS) Mars was a very different place as […]

Why a Polish Village Hasn't Seen a Baby Boy Born for Almost 10 Years

One Polish town has seen an unlikely string of female births stretching for nearly a decade. (Credit: Omar Lopez/Unsplash) The […]

Why a Polish Village Hasn’t Seen a Baby Boy Born for Almost 10 Years

One Polish town has seen an unlikely string of female births stretching for nearly a decade. (Credit: Omar Lopez/Unsplash) The […]

Amber Preserves Rare Snapshot Of Coastal Life 99 Million Years Ago

Amber from Myanmar preserves a rare snapshot of coastal life 99 million years ago, including a marine mollusk called an […]