Photographer Thierry Legault shot what may be the coolest view yet of yesterday's solar eclipse: the International Space Station's weird little silhouette flying across a thin sliver of visible sun. Read More >>
Artist Kelli Anderson has designed a pop-up book that is packed with 3D contraptions, like the mini planetarium shown here. The cleverly placed holes proeject real constellations with the help of a phone's camera flash. Read more >>
In this recent image from space-based telescope Hubble, we see something extraordinary. The moons Europa, Callisto, and Io transit the planet Jupiter, casting shadows on its roiling clouds. Read More >>
Learn the basics of the solar system while you hack your vegetables into oblivion with Elysium Woodworks' custom bamboo cutting board. The planets, their distances from the sun and all their many moons are engraved and sealed under food-grade mineral oil and beeswax. Read More >
Last month, the ESA landed on a comet 300 million miles away to take samples that could help unravel our solar system's origins. It turns out there are pieces of comets closer to home, too – with fragments found in Antarctica.