Articles by Amy Shira Teitel
As tensions between Russia and the West heat up, what happens to joint space programs?
The Moon is a great place to generate solar power—if you ignore the whole off-world thing.
More than 100,000 asteroids shown spinning through the ether.
Spoiler: it wasn't the aliens.
Better yet, the images are helping scientists understand how outbursts from the Sun interact with the ringed planet.
Astronomers are expanding the definition of what makes a planet or moon habitable, potentially increasing our odds of finding life in space. If it’s out there to be found.
A rough place to produce extraterrestrial life.
To explain why all young galaxies aren't small and teeming with star formation, astronomers looked at possible galaxy on galaxy violence.
It’s rather warm on Luhman 16B: Temperatures are around 2,000 degrees, with molten iron rain.
In fact, Hawking argues that black holes are a fair bit different than we think.