Do cosmic rays affect the ozone layer? A total solar eclipse experience.

Cosmic rays are accelerated particles (99% nuclei of atoms) with two main origins: Solar and Galactic. There...

Can black holes create new atoms?

It has long been known that stars fuse hydrogen to produce the heavier elements, up to iron. When they die they...

How deep are microplastics in the sea? Understanding wind-driven vertical mixing

Microplastics – small bits of plastic millimeters or smaller in size – that float in the ocean are carried by...

How the dragon glides: the biomechanics of a flying lizard

Gliding animals are not paper planes - and yet many studies have modeled them so. Flying lizards are agile gliders...

Toward a Thermostatistics for Complex Systems

Let's grow a community of researchers and science-lovers who are passionate about understanding complex systems...

NASA Microgravity University: How does lunar dust react to getting hit?

One of the most dangerous aspects of Lunar and Martian exploration is having to deal with the abrasive dust...

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