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Houska: Response to WSJ Mascots Column
Jason Momoa vs. the Two Meter Telescope
Salads by Season—Focus on the Northwest
NMAI Profile: Phyliss J. Anderson
Returning the Ancient One
Disappearing Indians III
Women Are Our Strongest Warriors
'Navajo Taco Ban' Satire Fools Thousands
Mandatory Native Curriculum Coming to OR
134,000 CA Acres Burn, Firefighter Dies
Indigenous Voices Are Needed
Swinomish Tribe to Deliver Dental Care
Who You Callin’ a Savage?
Cecil the Lion and #Native Lives Matter
The Week That Was
Deputy Chief Crittenden Honored by DAV
Commerce Over Culture at NMAI
Ray Halbritter Recognizes Suzan Harjo
Thrill Killing Cecil the Lion
Oil Leaked for 2 Weeks in Alberta Canada
Thing About Skins
Sun Flipping Out, Magnetically Speaking
The sun is flipping out. Magnetically, that is. Every 11...
To Boldly Go: Voyager 1 Has Left Our Solar System, Study Says
In the ongoing debate over whether Voyager 1 has actually...
‘Fireball Champions,’ Earth Grazers: Perseid Meteors Set Sky Ablaze
The best meteor show of the year is here, and it promises...
Shooting Stars, Comets and Planets, Oh My! August Skies Full of Fire
August is upon us, and the fireballs have already started....
Driven Crazy By the Moon: Why Our Lunar Obsession Continues
Exactly 44 years ago, on July 20, 1969, the human race...
The World's Best View: 5 Things That Seeing Earth From Outer Space Can Teach Us
The sight of Mother Earth hanging out there all exposed and...
Insect Astronomers: Milky Way Guides Dung Beetles to Roll Poop Balls in Straight Line
Human beings have long navigated by the stars...
Moon and Jupiter Join Forces to Shine Down on Obama Inauguration
The moon and Jupiter are gearing up for an inauguration show of their own: On January 21, the day Barack Obama is sworn in for his second term, Mother Earth’s satellite and the sol...
Blazing New Comet, Sparkling Meteor Showers Among Many Sky Treats on Tap for 2013
A newly noted comet is rocketing toward the sun, and by the time it gets near Earth at the end of 2013, it may very well outshine the full moon, astronomers say...
January Sky’s First Gift of 2013 Is Quadrantid Meteor Shower
Now that the Mayan apocalypse (so called by everyone except the Maya) has come and gone, we can once again scan the skies without trepidation...
Moon and Jupiter to Give Christmas Sky Show to Mother Earth
It's Christmastime, and what more fitting an end to the day that celebrates the birth of a blessed child, and the coming of the light, than a conjunction between two of the sky’s b...
Add the Culturally Misappropriated Mayan Non-Apocalypse to the List of Failed Doomsday Predictions
From Hale-Bopp, the famous comet, to the near-forgotten Hen of Leeds, history is littered with failed apocalyptic predictions...
Apocalypse Not: It's December 21, and We Are Still Here, as the Mayans Predicted
At 6:12 a.m. today, the earth’s North Pole was tilted as far away from the sun as it ever gets...
Apocalypse Prophecies: Native End of the World Teachings
“In the Hopi teachings,” he began, “we are told that toward the end of the world, Spider Woman will come back and she will weave her web across the landscape...
After We Survive the Purported Mayan Apocalypse, What Future Doomsdays Await Us?
Dozens of prophesized doomsdays have passed uneventfully, and then society inevitably anticipates the next end-of-the world date...
Saturn and the Sun: NASA Delivers Again With a Stunning Image
Amid all the apocalyptic predictions and real-life threats such as climate change, it is easy to be overcome with fear, dread or hilarity (after one too many meme cartoon send-ups ...
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