And perhaps there are many more Astronomers have spotted more than a dozen new pulses of radio waves coming from outside our galaxy, including a few bursts that stem from the exact same location in the
And this one is kind of cool, in more ways than one NASA’s newest planet-hunting spacecraft has already spied and confirmed a third world outside our Solar System — just three months into the vehicle’s
Earth’s End of Days could be the result of the solar system being blasted into interstellar space after a newly-predicted collision with a nearby dwarf galaxy, but not before a spectacular display of fireworks’.
What happens when you don’t blame kids for bad behavior? An elementary school in Columbus, Ohio is trying to find out. Katherine Reynolds Lewis writes: Many of Ohio Avenue’s children have brushed against
IDEAS William Stixrud is the co-author of The Self-Driven Child: The Science and Sense of Giving Your Kids More Control Over Their Lives, with Ned Johnson. When my daughter Jora was in high school, she
Here in the Solar System, we can watch our star’s eight planets orbit with confidence, knowing full well that we’ve discovered at least the majority of round, orbit-clearing worlds around our Sun. But
Researchers at MIT and Harvard made groups of three photons interact. Considering all the work that went into creating the Star Wars universe, there was comparatively little attention paid to physical
Mark Seidenberg is not the first researcher to reach the stunning conclusion that only a third of the nation's schoolchildren read at grade level. The reasons are numerous, but one that Seidenberg cites