Outer Space

Matthew Lippman uses an innovative trope to reflect on poverty, homelessness, and a middle class man’s fraught relationship with these categories.

Why Exploring Outer Space is So Important

Who are we? Why are we here? Where did we come from? And if we are here, who else is here; and who else is out there?

The View From Space

NASA’s GoPro footage from the International Space Station puts everything in perspective.

How Do You Brush Your Teeth in Space? (Video)

The commander of the International Space Station gives a tutorial on how to keep up your good oral hygiene in outer space.

Video: Take a Tour of the International Space Station

Do you know how astronauts sleep? Find out from the Commander.

The 10 at 10

Stanford is your kid’s dream school, all the jobs are in Kentucky, and how to right wrongs.

Sex in Zero Gravity

It may require some gymnastics. But the Journal of Cosmology knows it’s inevitable—and argues that we should be preparing for pregnancy, and even birth, in space and on Mars.