On a Florida highway, a man is tailgating in his very large truck. He finally offers the driver he's following his middle finger. Then the gods offer him retribution. Now it's all over YouTube.
The nearest star beyond our own sun is 4 light-years away, but not long ago (in terms of cosmic time) a small binary star system buzzed the edge of our solar system, coming five times closer to Earth.
The Sphere instrument on the VLT in Chile peers with all its might into the blackness around a binary star system and returns a surprise for astronomers.
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.
Three of Jupiter's largest moons gather together to cross the planet's face for a rare astronomical show.
"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.
Technically Incorrect: Funny Or Die decides to extend the story of the controversial Nationwide Super Bowl ad featuring a boy who is deceased. He's not welcome beyond the pearly gates.
Technically Incorrect: Mobile phone charger company Mophie might just get a few hearts racing during the Super Bowl with its apocalyptic joy.
What if it were Saturn's rings or Jupiter's red spot coming up over the horizon? Russia's space agency imagined what life on such a parallel planet (or moon) might be like.
The first big comet-spotting opportunity of the year is already under way. Here's how to head outside this month to spy a steaming space rock called Lovejoy.