Preparations for NASA’s next mission to Mars are kicking into high gear. And the technology the space agency is building for the Martian lander slated to launch in 2016 is enough to make science fiction fans foam at the mouth. Read More >>
The seismic waves from the Nepal earthquake were registered 8,000 miles away, all the way in the US – though this is completely normal. The story behind the incredible stations that monitor the world's vibrations is one worth knowing.
A few years ago, the water suddenly disappeared from a subglacial lake in Greenland, and it collapsed into a funny silhouette that NASA likens to a "mitten", but I think looks more like a waving Yeti. Read More >>