Astronomy

Watch the March for Science in Washington, D.C.

Watch the live stream of the March for Science in Washington, D.C. on April 22.

We went to the March for Science in D.C. Here's what happened

Science News staff members reported live updates from the March for Science in Washington, D.C., on April 22.

In ‘grand finale,’ Cassini spacecraft sets off on collision course with Saturn

The Cassini spacecraft will plunge into Saturn’s atmosphere and disintegrate on Sept. 15, but is slated to do some solid science before its demise.

Top 10 science anniversaries of 2017

2017 offers an abundance of scientific anniversaries to celebrate, from pulsars and pulsar planets to Einstein’s laser, Einstein’s cosmos and the laws of robotics.

Ötzi the Iceman froze to death

Copper Age Iceman froze to death, with shoulder and head damage.