The solar eclipse of March 9, 2016 brought together students from around the world – and EarthSky helped to make it happen.
Scientists identified what they call the Pacific Extreme Pattern – warm seawater next to cool seawater – and showed its connection to heat waves weeks later.
You, or your kids, might notice this. When you’re moving in a car, earthly objects get left behind, but the moon seems to follow. Why?
A new study suggests that sea-level rise over the next 100 years could be nearly double earlier estimates.
If we wanted to hide Earth from alien civilizations, could we do it? Apparently, we could, according to new work by two scientists at Columbia University.
April, 2016, is Global Astronomy Month 2016 (#GAM2016), organized by Astronomers Without Borders, whose motto is One People One Sky.
There are 35 dates on which Easter can take place. There won’t be another one as early as today’s Easter Sunday until 2035.
A new study uses satellite images to detect ships’ watery graves.
Weather, travel, and poverty may facilitate summertime outbreaks of Zika virus in many U.S. cities in summer, 2016, a new study shows.
Scientists used fossil remains and primitive tools to build a vivid description of what life was like for our early human ancestors, 1.8 million years ago.