The goal of the mission is to find out how the human body responds to a prolonged stay in space. Watch the launch, watch the arrival.
A new documentary film tracks the history and mission of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault – sometimes called the Doomsday Vault – and its founder Cary Fowler.
Ever wonder how high the highest points on Earth are, in contrast to the deepest manmade boreholes and ocean trenches? Check out this fascinating infographic.
Hominids didn’t spread across Africa, and then the entire globe, by utilizing just one foraging strategy or sticking to a precise mix of carbohydrates, proteins and fats
Web users help support the popular science website, citing “the value and impact of science education,” “science and beauty” and “sharing the wonder” as reasons.
The closest full supermoon will be in September, 2015. The next supermoon is a full moon, coming on August 29, 2015!
In Chinese thought, spring is associated with the direction east – the sunrise direction as Earth spins us toward the beginning of each new day.
While capping off the science of previous centuries, Albert Einstein changed our notions of space, time and matter … and launched modern physics.
What are the Ides of March? We in modern times probably wouldn’t know, if it weren’t for William Shakespeare.