Author Archives: arstechnica

Sun’s closest solo star may have company

A large planet appears to be orbiting out near the system’s snow line.

Neuroscience conference highlights travel ban’s effect on science

Dampening international collaboration is damaging to everyone, scientists say.

A powerful NASA telescope looked for ‘Oumuamua and didn’t find it

No, it’s not aliens. It’s probably not ever going to be aliens.

Imminent Bitcoin Cash schism triggers cryptocurrency selloff

Bitcoin’s value falls below $5,500 for the first time since 2017.

To complement the new Windows 10 dark theme, Microsoft is adding a light theme

It looks pretty good, too.