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What are the limits of human vision?

From spotting galaxies millions of light years away to perceiving invisible colours, Adam Hadhazy explains why your eyes can do incredible things.<p>Take a look around the room – what do you see? All those colours, the walls, the windows – everything seems so self-evident, just so there. It's weird to …

Andromeda Galaxy

‘Taking public for fools!’ Cameron won election based on lies, says Yvette Cooper

Prime Minister David Cameron won May’s general election based on a series of lies and has broken many of the promises he made after the Tories returned to power, according to Labour Party leadership hopeful Yvette Cooper.<p>“<i>We may have our own leadership election going on, but Labour can’t allow</i> …

K-Pop Superstars AOA and VIXX Share the Latest Korean Fashion Trends for KCon 2015

East Coast K-pop fans, rejoice: KCon, America’s premier (read: only) Korean pop culture convention comes to New York for the first time this weekend, bringing four of the country’s top acts stateside. Keep your eyes and ears out for snappy songs and slick dance moves, but above all, for the …

HTC hits downward spiral as it cuts staff and models

Taiwanese smartphone maker suffered its biggest ever loss as sales falter under stiff competition from Apple, Samsung and Xiaomi<p>Struggling Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC is cutting staff and shrinking the number of smartphones it makes, as its profits nosedive.<p>HTC, once a key player in …

Celebrate Twins Day With Vintage Photos of Identical Twins

Caption from LIFE. At a party, teen-agers of the Bounds twins' set munch doughnuts and sip Cokes whenever they are not d<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Nina Leen—The …

September guide to the bright planets

In September 2018, 4 planets continue to arc across the evening sky. From west to east as darkness falls, these bright worlds are Venus, Jupiter, …

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Perseid meteor shower: All you need to know

Peak mornings – August 11, 12 and 13 – are moon-free.<p><i>In honor of this weekend’s meteor shower: EarthSky’s meteor shower stuff is 15% OFF! Shop …

Every visible star is within Milky Way

The image at top, showing a campfire under the Milky Way, is by Ben Coffman Photography in Oregon. He wrote:<p>These good folks – co-workers from one of …

Sagittarius? Here’s your constellation

How to find Sagittarius on August evenings, plus the lore and science of this constellation.<p>If you’re outside on an August or September evening, you …

Astronomy

Is this the largest feature in the universe?

Astronomers have found what appears to be the largest feature in the universe: a ring of gamma ray bursts – and hence galaxies – 5 billion light …

Video: Cruise over dwarf planet Ceres

Take a tour of weird Ceres! Visit the mysterious bright spots and a 4-mile-tall mountain. And get your red/blue glasses out for a global view in …