This Video Shows What Earth Would Look Like With Different Suns

We're so accustomed to our Sun and Moon that sometimes we hardly recognise how they form our view of the planet. This video will make you think about them afresh. » 1/23/15 7:45am 1/23/15 7:45am

Russia Will Send a Probe to the Moon in 2015

We sort of ignore the moon these days, because we've BEEN THERE and ugh it's kind of out of the way. But Russia says it's going back in 2015 with an unmanned probe. » 1/15/13 7:00pm 1/15/13 7:00pm

Shepherd Sues Russian Space Agency For Dropped Rocket Debris

Boris Urmatov, a Russian shepherd, is claiming $42,000 (that's one million roubles) from Roskosmos for dropping a 10-foot-long chunk of rocket in his yard. Apparently it just missed his outdoor toilet— we're hoping he wasn't in there at the time. The poor chap's village in the Altai region lies beneath the flight path… » 3/26/08 12:06pm 3/26/08 12:06pm