Science Saturday


The TV show Cosmos is coming back, with Neil DeGrasse Tyson as host, and with Seth McFarlane as Producer.

Lost in the hubbub over the crashing stock market was the launch of Juno. Here’s what it might discover about Jupiter.

One of Google’s self-driving cars was finally in an accident. But a human was driving.

Elephants have social networks too. And I bet they don’t ask each other to play Farmville either.

Liquid water may exist on Mars.

Brian Spears is Senior Poetry Editor of The Rumpus and the author of A Witness in Exile (Louisiana Literature Press, 2011). His poem “Upon Reading That Andromeda Will One Day Devour Triangulum and Come For Us Next” was featured in Season 9 of Motion Poems. More from this author →