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There are 7.7 billion humans on Earth today. Here's what would actually happen if Thanos destroyed 50% of all life on the planet.


Earth's magnetic north pole is moving too fast for experts to keep up. Now scientists might know why.


The first day of spring is finally here — for about 90% of us. Here's why equinoxes mark the changing of seasons.



The world's first private lunar lander just took a selfie with Earth on its way to the moon


SpaceX launched a plush toy Earth on its new Crew Dragon spaceship. Now supplies of 'buddy' are dwindling across the planet.


The Grand Canyon is one of the 7 natural wonders of the world. Here are 13 things you might not know about it.



Earth's air supply may reach nearly 400,000 miles into space — so far that the moon constantly flies through it


Tonight's 'super snow moon' will be the biggest and one of the brightest full moons of 2019. Here's why.


The speed of light is tortuously slow, and these 3 simple animations by a scientist at NASA prove it


A city in China wants to launch an artificial moon into orbit by 2020 — here's what would happen if Earth really did have two moons


The December solstice is here. Here's how it works and why it starts winter and summer at the same time.


A little-known feature in Google Maps lets you explore planets and moons in our local solar system — here's how to find it



The worst storms on Earth are nothing compared to the weather on other planets


If Earth started rotating backwards, it might not be as catastrophic as it sounds


Scientists are now confident they can prove that the Earth’s inner core is solid


What if the most powerful nuclear bomb exploded in space



Satellite images reveal humanity's abusive relationship with Earth's most precious resource


A spectacular meteor shower is coming this weekend — here's what you're actually seeing


On August 1, we'll have consumed more resources than the Earth can regenerate in a year — here's how you can reduce your ecological footprint


The total lunar eclipse would look stunning from the moon — Earth's sunrise and sunset will connect in a ring of fire