The famed scientist, and celebrity, had a lot more going on than just hosting a television series. It was almost like a dispatch from another planet: the invitation to the young astronomer to leave Brooklyn
A new look at the planet shows that it has shrunk almost nine miles in diameter. Like a raisin spinning around the sun, Mercury is shrinking and wrinkling. The planet is now up to 8.6 miles (14 kilometers)
Scientists have regenerated mossy life frozen on Antarctica for a record number of centuries. On an island called Signy, amid the rolling waves off Antarctica, lies a moss bank as old as the Roman Empire.
The Nabatean culture erected the city to highlight solstices, equinoxes. An ancient civilization built the famous, stone-hewn city of Petra so that the sun would illuminate their sacred places like celestial
Observations confirm "inflation" of early universe to cosmological sizes in early instant. Surprisingly strong gravitational waves rippled through the fiery aftermath of the Big Bang, astronomers announced
Gravitational waves detected in the aftermath of the Big Bang suggest one universe just might not be enough. Bored with your old dimensions—up and down, right and left, and back and forth? So tiresome.