Latest from Sarah Kaplan

As Apollo 11’s 50th anniversary nears, NASA has decided to release three new samples for scientific analysis.

  • May 12, 2019

Yes, Steven Spielberg, they are considering the nuclear option.

  • May 3, 2019

"Finally we know Mars is seismically active; we know it’s talking to us," principal investigator Bruce Banerdt said.

  • Apr 24, 2019

“Climate change is happening faster than it’s ever happened before in our record,” said Bryan Thomas, station chief for the United States' northernmost climate observatory. “We’re right in the middle of it.”

  • Apr 19, 2019

The black hole is at the center of Messier 87, a galaxy about 54 million light-years away.

  • Apr 10, 2019

Theorized but never imaged directly, black holes may finally be ready for their close-up.

  • Apr 9, 2019

It's a fate that awaits almost all solar systems -- including our own.

  • Apr 4, 2019

Historic encounters with the asteroid Bennu and the Kuiper belt object MU69 have revealed strange new features of these far-flung worlds.

  • Mar 20, 2019

A protest that began last summer with a single student has become a worldwide movement.

  • Mar 15, 2019

Lying is in the news after testimony from President Trump's longtime lawyer.

  • Aug 24, 2018
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