Brand: NOVA Next
The world’s oldest tree has competition
Will a Patagonian cypress in Chile prove older than California’s most elderly bristlecone pine?
Human tracks may be earliest evidence of people in North America
NOVA Next is NOVA’s award-winning digital publication that provides answers from the cutting edge of science and technology.
Explore Topic: NOVA Next
5 reasons why humans are going back to the Moon
Earth’s natural satellite could be a jumping-off point for future space exploration.
NASA’s Artemis I moon rocket finally launches
NASA’s massive SLS rocket and Orion spacecraft kick off a series of missions to put humans back on the Moon.
PHOTOS: Huge, ancient animals carved into Peru’s hills
These are just a few of the geoglyphs in southern Peru, known as the Nazca lines, thought to be at least 2,000 years old.
What to do with an invasive fish? Make leather
Venomous lionfish are taking over the Caribbean and the Mediterranean Sea, eating everything in their paths. One solution: handbags and belts.
How do psychedelics work? This brain region may explain their effects
The claustrum seems to act as a switchboard, telling different parts of the brain when to turn on and off. But what happens when the switchboard operator steps away?
How a select few people have been cured of HIV
Scientists have cured a handful of people of HIV by piggybacking on treatments they received for blood cancer. But does that bring a widespread cure any closer?
DART spacecraft slams into asteroid
The mission is a test to see if NASA could knock an Earth-bound asteroid off its path, should we ever need to.