space

It’s Pretty Clear We All Want a Giant Asteroid to Destroy Us

This week, NASA scientists and other space experts from around the world are running an exercise in which they’ll work out our options for defending…

Everything You Probably Don’t Need to Know About Space Herpes, but Whatever, Let’s Talk About Space Herpes

Not only is it harder to get a boner in space, we recently got some more bad news about off-Earth travel: It might give you…

A Cultural History of Dudes Wanting to Fuck Hot Aliens

“She has black hair, large black eyes, a very pale face and the body looks quite human.” This is how artist David Huggins describes “Crescent,”…

‘Apollo 11’ Is a Time Capsule — And a Warning About How Far We Haven’t Come Since

Everyone has seen footage of the Apollo 11 mission — the manned flight to the moon that resulted in Neil Armstrong on July 20, 1969 becoming…