Stories from space:
An international team of scientists have discovered a series of dunes on Pluto — a finding that indicates the planet's surface is younger and more dynamic than previously thought.
Smashing into a solid wall at 670 miles per hour doesn’t even leave a mark.
BYU Chemistry professor Daniel Austin and his graduate students are learning just how hard it can be to kill bacteria.
Jani Radebaugh discovered a mountain nearly as tall as Mt. Timpanogos on Saturn's largest moon, adding to a string of recent discoveries that show Titan is the most earth-like object in the solar system.
A new study of NASA’s safety climate coauthored by BYU professor Peter Madsen finds that recognition of near-misses events goes up when the significance of a project is emphasized, and when organizational leaders emphasize safety relative to other goals (like efficiency).
BYU engineering PhD Shannon Zirbel has earned a NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship, an academic award worth up to $198,000 that is propelling her research straight to the cosmos.