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Navajo Coal Mine Generates Lawsuit
In Lew of an Indian, Harriet Tubman
Hard Times in the Land of Plenty
Remember Those Buried at Hiawatha
Authority Restored to Yakama Nation
May the 4th Be With You - Native Style
5 Indigenous Women Who Get History Right
Fort McMurray Wildfires: 80K Evacuated
Teach for America Wants Natives for STEM
Navajo Girl Mourned; Police Make Arrest
Larry Mitchell Strikes the Right Chords
Johns: 'Please Free Leonard Peltier’
NMAI Gala to Honor Six Standouts
Libs or GOP: Still Colonialism to Me
Video: McCain Wants EPA Criminal Probe
Washington Team Files Special Petition
Native, Woman-Owned Firm Wins Award
Purification Gathering in Arizona May 5
11-Year-Old Navajo Girl Found Dead
‘Paying to Pray’ in Northern California?
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...
Ojibwe Cosmos: Mercury in Retrograde, Earthly Stardust and Intricate Stellar Maps
Even though a sprinkling of snow fell just this Thursday in northern Minnesota, any arrows shot earlier at Wintermaker apparently have hastened his final departure from the sky...
Tumbling Emerald Comet Flies By Earth, as Jupiter Kisses Moon
Two messengers from the stars are sweeping past Mother Earth on March 21 and 22, heralding the new spring, and Jupiter will cosy up to the moon...
Earliest Spring Equinox Since 1896 Spans Two Days
Depending upon which Turtle Island time zone you’re in, spring arrived either on Saturday March 19 or Sunday March 20—by a hair...
Field Trip to a Sacred Realm: Astronomy Program Takes Native Kids on a Cosmic Ride
The elders call the stars “distant campfires,” akin to the hearths of a beloved auntie or uncle. “We have relatives around those campfires,” said Jim Rock, Sisseton Dakota...
Invisible Super Moon Yanks Around Spring Tides
It’s super moon season again, and like last year, the first three of six are invisible to the eye, though they will influence tides...
Video: Solar Eclipse Over Alaska, Hawaii, Indonesia and Pacific Ocean
Indonesia and other nations in the Pacific Ocean—though mostly the ocean itself—will be treated to a full solar eclipse on March 8–9, though the show will entirely miss Turtle Isla...
Blackfoot LIGO Operator Fills Einstein’s Shoes, Finds Gravitational Waves (and Makes a Few of His Own)
After 100 years of scientific inquiry into whether cataclysmic astrophysical events unleash gravitational waves into the fabric of space-time as theorized by Albert Einstein, scien...
Video: Ancient Cycles Play Out in This Time-Lapse of the Atacama Desert Skies
The Atacama Desert in Chile has been home to Indigenous Peoples of the same name for thousands of years...
Gravitational Waves: Historic Astronomical Findings, Explained in Siksika (Blackfoot)
Editor’s Note: It’s the announcement of the century: physical evidence to support famed physicist Albert Einstein’s theory predicting the existence of gravitational waves, or “ripp...
Scholarships to Space? Natives of All Ages Are Invited to Space Camp!
Lisa J. Ellwood
Two of my nerdiest interests have always been astronomy and space travel...
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