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July 29, 2016

A new study looks at some of the health risks deep-space astronauts can face. Plus, how language is evolving in the age of texting and Twitter. And a celebration of National Moth Week.


Frank Drake Is Still Searching for E.T.

More than 50 years later, the renowned astronomer is surprised by the cultural impact of his Drake Equation.

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Can I Recycle That? Five Tips for Better Sorting

Pointers for sifting through your paper and plastics.

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Women in Science: An Illustrated Who’s Who

Illustrator Rachel Ignotofsky’s new book is a clever introduction to women scientists through history, starting with the ancient polymath Hypatia.

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