Astronomers have defined a huge group of galaxies called a supercluster, now named Laniakea, with the Milky Way on its fringes. A new map of the Milky Way's cosmic neighborhood shows where our galaxy in
Last weekend I went to Cascadia Rainingman Festival to talked to Pacific Northwesterners who dream of a utopia based on environmentalism, renewable energy, and rejecting the influence of the rest of America.
A new species discovered off Australia may reshape the animal family tree. A handful of strange mushroom-shaped animals discovered in the deep sea off Australia in the 1980s have finally been named by
The plainly-named Space Launch System is designed to take astronauts further into space than ever before Artist's rendering of NASA's Space Launch System (credit: NASA/MSFC) NASA has worked on some inspiring
Long story short, the Christian Right swept Ronald Reagan into the White House in 1980. The Sarasota Journal wrote as much on Feb 9, 1981: “The merging of the political right with the religious right taken
According to NPR's social science correspondent Shankar Vedanta, the study suggests "that race is actually socially constructed. And this provides data for the theory at the individual level." "One fascinating