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Why does the Moon look close some nights and far away...

Silas Laycock, UMass Lowell Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If...

Blasting out Earth’s location with the hope of reaching aliens is...

Chris Impey, University of Arizona If a person is lost in the wilderness, they...

Real shooting stars exist, but they aren’t the streaks you see...

Idan Ginsburg, Georgia State University “I see thy glory like a shooting star.” So says the Earl of Salisbury as he ruminates about the future...

Why are planets round?

James Webb, Florida International University Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages....

From flying boats to secret Soviet weapons to alien visitors –...

Greg Eghigian, Penn State On June 25, 2021, the U.S. government released a nine–page preliminary report on UFOs, or,...

535 new fast radio bursts help answer deep questions about the...

Emmanuel Fonseca, West Virginia University On June 9, 2021, my colleagues and I announced the discovery of 535 fast...

Supermoon! Red blood lunar eclipse! It’s all happening at once, but...

Shannon Schmoll, Michigan State University The first lunar eclipse of 2021 is going to happen during the early hours...

This supermoon has a twist – expect flooding, but a lunar...

Brian McNoldy, University of Miami A “super full moon” is coming on April 27, 2021, and coastal cities like...

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