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Space Image: Docked one last time

Backdropped by a night time view of the Earth and the starry sky, the Space Shuttle Endeavour is photographed docked at the International Space Station on May 28, 2011.

Very Large Telescope time lapse | GrrlScientist

This breathtaking time-lapse video was captured at the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope in Chile's Atacama DesertHere's a stunning time-lapse video of the night sky south of the equator, a sight that will especially appeal to those of you who live in megacities, like my beloved home New York City, who rarely get to see a starry sky. However, more than "just" another time-lapse...

You May Already Be An Ophiuchan

We must stick with 12 Zodiacal constellations and therefore replace Scorpius with Ophiuchus, which simply owns more real estate on the celestial Monopoly board.

New research may lead to improved diagnosis of autism

Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) may provide an early and objective indicator of autism, according to researchers at Columbia University in New York City, who used the technique to document language impairment in autistic children. Results of their study appear online and in the August issue of Radiology.