Alex Klims

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Gorgeously Intricate Hand-Cut Paper Sculptures

Toronto-based artist Christine Kim cuts and layers paper together into beautifully intricate geometric sculptures. Through cutting, Kim feels as though she “liberates the work from the confines of the original surface.” Her artwork is delicate and complex, and she is constantly finding new ways to …

Glistening Underwater Oil Paintings by Samantha French

This series of beautiful oil paintings takes us on an underwater exploration of colors, textures, and unique perspectives. Created by artist Samantha French, each scene places the viewer underwater to observe what the world might look like from below the surface.<p>The artist captures the bright …

Watch Live Today @ 10pm: Green Comet Approaches Earth in Slooh Webcast

"In preparation for Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner's perihelion (closest to the Sun) on September 10th, Slooh will be turning our telescopes to catch a …

Astronomy

Age of Saturn's Rings Revealed

SAN FRANCISCO — Saturn's iconic rings likely formed about 4.4 billion years ago, shortly after the planet itself took shape, a new study suggests.<p>The …

Astronomy

Titan's Rivers, Lakes, and Seas Mapped in Incredible Detail

SAN FRANCISCO — Using data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft, scientists have created this beautiful mosaic mapping the northern hemisphere of Saturn's …

Why Our Universe is Not a Hologram

<i>Editor’s note: This article was originally published by Brian Koberlein on G+, and it is republished here with the author’s permission.</i><p>There’s a web …

When Is a Star Not a Star?

When it’s a brown dwarf — but where do we draw the line?<p>Often called “failed stars,” brown dwarfs are curious cosmic creatures. They’re kind of like …