Sharon Manera

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Earth is a marble in this scale model solar system in the desert

You probably know that our solar system is <i>big</i>. But do you have a grasp on just how big it really is? No.<p>A filmmaker and his buddies went to a dried-up lakebed in Nevada to do just that. The vast expanse of the Black Rock Desert gave the crew the space needed to construct a to-scale model of the …

Black Rock

Absolutely awesome images of comet lander Philae

ESA hopes communications with the Philae comet lander can be regained by May or June. Wait you’re waiting, check out these stunning newly released …

Groundhogs Aren't Looking for Their Shadow—They're Scoping Out the Opposite Sex

The Groundhog Day tradition may have started because there are no hedgehogs in Pennsylvania.<p><i>Updated February 2.</i><p>It’s déjà vu all over again. On the morning of February 2, a groundhog (<i>Marmota monax,</i> if you please) named Phil poked his head out of his burrow in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, and looked …

Punxsutawney Phil

Lunching Lemurs, A Tropical Cyclone, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

New York City