By Alyx Jordan. On the Mars Opportunity rover: “Her body doubled as its own monument.”
By Catherine Strayhall. A first-person account of living and dying on Mars.
By Abby E. Murray. On the end of a long-distance relationship with NASA’s Mars Rover, Opportunity.
By JS Makkos. A poem in a microchip on the surface of Mars, far from consumerist Earth.
By Ed Granger. On the kilogram and our need for some still point to stabilize this spinning plate we teeter on.
By EJ Shu. The light-trapping nanotechnology in birds-of-paradise feathers contain the darkest hues of black on earth.
By Tanmoy Das Lala. In a chaotic universe, a black hole drags a star to its illuminated end.
By Olga Demott-Bond. Galileo exposes how Brexit puts the UK’s scientific collaboration in jeopardy.
By EJ Shu. Hundreds of species sailed the oceans on rafts of plastic, spurred by the massive 2011 Japanese tsunami.
By Devon Balwit. In the Toronto van attack, online violence spills onto the streets.