Tatooine is the mythical home of Luke Skywalker. Now, scientists have identified a planet in a binary system 200 light-years away, although the planet is more like Saturn in mass and makeup.
09/15/2011 07:23 pm
If Tatooine had trees, would they be black? Scientists say that a planet with two suns might have black or gray plants, not green. Why is that?
04/19/2011 01:53 pm
Star Wars fans want NASA to develop faster-than-light travel, so that humans can visit other star systems. After all, in the 'Star Wars' universe, the technology was developed a long time ago, in a galaxy far away.
08/18/2010 01:41 pm
May 4th is the unofficial National Star Wars Day, which means it's time to break out our favorite Star Wars quotes.
05/04/2010 04:49 pm
01/02/2009 12:00 am
Bright Green Roundup: how C02 makes for lousy bread, the world's biggest solar plant, and the environmentalism of 'Star Wars'
A look at other eco-stories around the Web.
07/11/2008 01:00 am