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Jupiter's Moon Total Hits 79

The International Astronomical Union reports that there are now 79 known Jovian moons, with a dozen found last year.

22 hours ago — Steve Mirsky

Moths Evade Bats with Slight of Wing

Some moth species have evolved long wing tails that flutter and twist as the moth flies, which distract hungry bats. Christopher Intagliata reports.

July 16, 2018 — Christopher Intagliata

Mysterianism Redux

A follow up to my Scientific American column on consciousness, free will and God…the final mysteries?

July 16, 2018 — Michael Shermer
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