Ryan Mandelbaum is a science writer at Gizmodo in New York, New York.
A satellite launched this week would aid in planned Chinese lunar exploration.
Astronomers catch a signal from the formation of the first stars in the galaxy through radio static.
Researchers have identified and described a third distinct species of orangutan living in the islands of Indonesia.
Researchers have shown mathematically that the weirdness of quantum entanglement may be an essential part of the universe’s physics.
Astronomers sifting through years of stellar data have found that Einstein’s theories still hold up. Plus, other stories from this week in science.