Sebastien Clarke

November 26, 2012

Sesame synchrotron is a flash of unity in Middle East

Amid rising tensions in one of the world’s most volatile regions, an audacious project to use science for diplomacy is taking shape in the heart of […]
November 25, 2012

Dwarf planet Makemake examined for the first time

Astronomers have obtained an important first look at the dwarf planet Makemake – finding it has no atmosphere. One of five such dwarfs in our Solar […]
November 25, 2012

Hubble Eyes a Loose Spiral Galaxy

The Hubble Space Telescope has spotted the spiral galaxy ESO 499-G37, seen here against a backdrop of distant galaxies, scattered with nearby stars. The galaxy is […]
November 25, 2012

Dark Skies Trailer

Jason Blum has gone from terrorizing normal families with the supernatural to terrorizing them with unearthly beings of another kind: aliens. The first trailer for the […]
November 25, 2012

'Call of Duty' Game Could Reshape Real Warfare

“Call of Duty: Black Ops 2” may achieve more than just becoming one of the biggest entertainment products of the year. The best-selling video game could […]
November 25, 2012

Fossil Forest

A fossilized forest, one that lived between 2.6 million and 3 million years ago, in the Canadian Arctic, could thrive again, say scientists who suggest by […]
November 25, 2012

Mayan Apocalypse Countdown: 1 Month 'Til Doom

Are you ready for the end? Or perhaps a new beginning? Either way, buckle up, because today marks the one-month countdown until the 2012 Mayan Apocalypse, […]
November 25, 2012

NASA Tracks Big Dust Storm on Mars

A NASA spacecraft is keeping tabs on a vast dust storm on Mars that has spawned changes in the Martian atmosphere felt by two rovers on […]
November 25, 2012

'Matijevic Hill' on Rim of Mars' Endeavour Crater

On the horizon in the right half of this panoramic view is an area of Mars informally named “Matijevic Hill,” in commemoration of an influential rover-team […]