Red Bull skydivers recreate mysterious Marfa lights for winter solstice 2020

The winter solstice is here, bringing with it the longest night of the year, making it a great time to look up and gaze at the wonder of the universe.  Red Bull’s skydiving team celebrated the night sky, and the mysterious Marfa lights of a Texas town, in an epic recent nighttime skydive by the […]

Giant lasers help re-create supernovas’ explosive, mysterious physics

When one of Hye-Sook Park’s experiments goes well, everyone nearby knows. “We can hear Hye-Sook screaming,” she’s heard colleagues say. It’s no surprise that she can’t contain her excitement. She’s getting a closeup look at the physics of exploding stars, or supernovas, a phenomenon so immense that its power is difficult to put into words. […]