Astrobites for your ears. Three grad students bring you cutting-edge research findings in astronomy and connect the dots between diverse subfields.
A low-cost survey found the first kilometer-sized Kuiper Belt Object using stellar occultations and clever analysis.
Survival rates of Kuiper Belt Objects with binary companions are used to determine the history of the Solar System.
Magma flows hundreds of thousands of years ago might account for the water on Mars, but scientists do not know if Mars could produce magma that recently.
High resolution images from New Horizons of the surfaces of Pluto and Charon show ancient craters, but fewer than astronomers expected.