Space Celebrities Sing in Final Episode of 'Colbert Report'
Virts Sings During Colbert Finale
December 19th, 2014
TV personality Stephen Colbert ended his final episode of Comedy Central's "Colbert Report" with a truly epic celebrity sing-along featuring more than a few space-themed surprises.
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Hey Space Fans! Big Discounts on Stellar Gifts
Orion funscope tabletop telescope, discounts
December 19th, 2014
Save up to 60% on space-related gifts ranging from skywatching gear to Star Wars memorabilia. New coupon codes each weekday.
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Private Moon-Drilling Mission Raises Over $1 Million via Crowdfunding
The Lunar Mission One lander deploys a robotic arm and drill on the moon in this artist's illustration. The private moon-drilling mission raised more than $1 million on Kickstarter in a crowdfunding project.
December 19th, 2014
An ambitious private space exploration project that aims to land a moon-drilling probe on the lunar surface by 2024 now has the money it needs, thanks to a crowdfunding effort that raised more than $1 million.
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Time Travel and Wormholes: Physicist Kip Thorne's Wildest Theories
Wormhole Space Travel
December 19th, 2014
Kip Thorne, the physicist who brought real science to the movie "Interstellar," has a history of coming up with ideas that sound straight out of science fiction. We've rounded up three of Thorne's most mind-bending theories — at least one of which may hav
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A Christmas Comet to be Seen From Dark Skies
comet lovejoy, comets, comet watching
December 18th, 2014
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'Interstellar': A Sci-Fi Film with Plenty of 'Ifs'
Artist conception of black hole
December 19th, 2014
In 'Interstellar,' science had a front seat.
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What's New in Black Holes? 'Interstellar' Physicist Kip Thorne Tells All
Supermassive black hole conception, Interstellar
December 19th, 2014
Kip Thorne, the physicist who wrote the book on black holes (and time warps), discusses the new physics he's most excited about, and exactly how a black hole would kill you.
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