In the field of planet hunting, Geoff Marcy is a star. The astronomer at the University of California at Berkeley found nearly three-quarters of the first 100 planets discovered outside our solar system.
Twenty-five curious, mysterious, or otherwise beguiling destinations to satisfy your inner science-history geek In the past 16 months, writers Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilley have toured 150 of the built,
Light can theoretically zip around the universe forever without breaking down. That's because it's long been believed that the photon — the elementary particle that makes up light and other electromagnetic
Science & InnovationOnly Human Anna Sumner’s craving for sleep began when she was an 18-year-old high school senior. She thought nothing of it. When it followed her to college, she blamed it on stress.
The National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958 started it all. Happy birfday, NASA! This document is the National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958, which created NASA. It was signed into law by President