By Casey Chan on at

So here is Liam Neeson getting his make up done as Qui-Gon Jinn. Right? Nope! This is actually an artist putting the finishing touches on one of the many wax models for the new Madame Tussauds Star Wars exhibit. Uncanny! See more >>

By Jamie Condliffe on at

Earlier this month we discovered that Ceres’ pair of mysterious bright spots were, in fact, not two—they were many, many more. Now, we’ve got the closest look yet of the spots thanks to NASA’s Dawn mission. Read More >>

By Attila Nagy on at

It’s amazing what scientists can recreate in a lab, including plasma many times hotter than the centre of our own sun. In the middle of the photo above you can see a little star, white hot plasma produced by a 200-trillion watt laser. Read More >>