Carissa Bumbaca

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Largest-ever asteroid is about to fly by Earth

Near-Earth objects make passes by our planet on a fairly regular basis, but the space rock that’s going to cruise by on September 1st is a real …

Asteroids

NASA Has a $3.46 Billion Plan to Ensure the Yellowstone Supervolcano Doesn’t Erupt

From Threat to Ally<p>When people think of Yellowstone, it’s usually in relation to the national park, a massive 8,983 square kilometer (3,468.4 square …

Geology

10 Beaches at Risk of Disappearing

All over the world, beaches—where we go to unwind and get away from the stress of our daily lives—are in peril. Globally, climate change has seen sea levels rise about 8 inches since 1880. If we don't make some sort of drastic change in our lifestyles, levels are projected to go up another one to …

Sea Level

Researchers Capture the Best Image of Any Star Ever Taken

Look at the Stars<p>Red supergiant (RSG) stars are considered the most voluminous stars in the universe. The two most famous examples of RSGs are …

North Korea