For the second time ever, an asteroid sample returns to Earth

By the end of 2018, the rover and lander had completed their missions and set the stage for Hayabusa2’s descent to the surface. Scooping up some asteroid dirt is harder than it sounds, because Ryugu isn’t solid. Like most asteroids, it’s more like a rubble pile, a loose collection of dust and rocks held together […]

Most Popular Dog Breeds in America in 2020

The Shiba Inu (Japanese for “brushwood dog”) is a very independent breed. Because of this, the dogs are next to impossible to train; however, what they lack in obedience they make up for in loyalty. After the 2004 Chūetsu earthquake, a Shiba Inu helped rescue workers locate her elderly owner who had been trapped beneath […]