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Stories by Lee Billings

Comet Reeks of Cat Crap and Rotten Eggs

The Rosetta spacecraft has unexpectedly detected hydrogen sulphide and ammonia coming from Comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Lee Billings reports     

 

November 3, 2014 — Lee Billings

Google Exec's Stratospheric Plunge Breaks World Record

This morning in Roswell, New Mexico, a spacesuit-clad 57-year-old Google executive, Alan Eustace, strapped into a harness beneath a giant helium balloon and lifted off to new heights in the upper stratosphere...

October 24, 2014 — Lee Billings

A New View of the Sky

Issue Editor Lee Billings introduces the “Secrets of the Universe” special edition

August 6, 2014 — Lee Billings

Found in Space, Part 2

Journalist Lee Billings Talks about his book Five Billion Years of Solitude: The Search For Life Among the Stars, Part 2 of 2

February 27, 2014 — Steve Mirsky and Lee Billings

Found in Space, Part 1

Journalist Lee Billings Talks about his book Five Billion Years of Solitude: The Search For Life Among the Stars, Part 1 of 2

February 26, 2014 — Steve Mirsky and Lee Billings

Introducing Scientific American Health & Medicine

Introducing Scientific American Health & Medicine