Every year, Science magazine challenges PhD students to explain the topic of their thesis in the form of dance. This year's finalists are in.
Appreciation: It's hard to be a stoic Vulcan when your favorite "Star Trek" actor leaves this galaxy forever. Bonnie Burton thanks Leonard Nimoy for inspiring us all to "live long and prosper."
Crave's Michael Franco talks with the women who built Spaceprob.es, a colorful and easy-to-use new website that schools you on almost 30 active probes in our solar system.
Hot tubes of plasma align on the sun's surface in a flower-like pattern to provide a gorgeous view captured at New Jersey's Big Bear Solar Observatory.
Long fingerlike tendrils poked out from the part of the Red Planet known as the "Martian limb" and astronomers are scratching their heads over the cause.
Astronomers have spotted in an otherwise not-very-interesting galaxy a raging storm erupting from the black hole at its core.
We're pretty pumped for this wax museum tour through our favorite galaxy far, far away: Madame Tussauds London plans to open an exhibit featuring 11 scenes and 16 of our favorite characters from "Star Wars" this May. Save for plane tickets, we must.
Haven't been finding enough alien life lately? Maybe Harvard can help with a new course that combines astronomy and biology to examine how we look for life on other planets.
"Riding Light" traces the movement of a photon traveling away from the sun in a film that translates the speed of light into a human perspective.
As a white dwarf in the final throes of its life span, a dying star throws off a nebula known poetically -- if not entirely accurately -- as the 'Ghost of Jupiter'.