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There is a captivating, powerful beauty in the intersection of science and art.
A new study by astronomers at the California Institute of Technology has determined that our very own Milky Way Galaxy has at least 100 BILLION planets, or to put it another way, one planet per star. That is a lot of planets!
The late evening hours and early morning hours of Jan. 2 and 3 are the best times to view the Quadrantid meteor shower in the northern hemisphere. A live stream of the meteor shower is available below.
The National Museum of Natural History announced that Nefertiti, the "spidernaut" died Monday before the museum opened to the public.