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A tenuous path to a comet: the Rosetta mission in photos

Interstellar: the truth about wormholes

Christopher Nolan's new film, Interstellar, sees astronauts leaping across galaxies via a 'wormhole'. Could it one day be possible?<p>The universe wasn't designed to make life easy for science-fiction writers. Nowhere is this more obvious than if you are trying to write a grand space opera.<p>You know …

Video: Paralyzed Rats Walk Again, Now Farther Than Ever

Scientists found that fluctuating the electrical signal to the rodents' paralyzed legs can make them step higher and walk for longer.<p>Like a severed telephone line (from back in the days when phones had wires), a spinal cord injury can cut off communication between the brain and the rest of the body …


Magical Nighttime Long Exposures and Composites by Matt Payne

Oregon-based photographer Matt Payne's passion for the outdoors shines through in his stunning landscape and nightscape photography. He finds the most enchanting moments in which vibrant colors and lively motion overhead complement the stillness of the world below.<p>Payne uses long exposures and …

Shine on, Harvest Moon!

Did you see the moonrise last night? Gorgeous. And – for those in the Northern Hemisphere, now near our autumnal equinox – we’re now due for lovely …

5 Sky Events This Week: Milky Way Gems Sparkle While Venus Snuggles With Leo

Changing Planet<p>The massive star factory known as the Trifid Nebula is a rare combination of three types of nebulae. Courtesy of ESO<p><b>Chances to easily hunt down stunning Milky Way treasures come sky-watchers’ way this week, thanks to our trusty moon pointing the way.</b><p><b>Cosmic teapot.</b> After nightfall on …


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ZIIIRO Saturn Digital Watch in Chrome Silver

Have you remembered ZIIIRO’s Saturn wrist watch? Now their luxurious chrome silver version of the unique <b>digital watch</b> has been available. Curious? …