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An artist's conception of the dust and gas surrounding a newly formed planetary system.

Earth is screaming through space at 1.3 million mph. A simple animation by a former NASA scientist shows what that looks like.

Earth orbits the sun, which orbits the center of the Milky Way galaxy, which is itself barreling through space.
Patrick Stewart plays Jean-Luc Picard in the sci-fi space series "Star Trek."

Warp speeds in ‘Star Trek’ are achingly slow, and a simple animation by a former NASA scientist proves it

The animation shows how long it takes the starship Enterprise in "Star Trek" to reach Pluto at warp factors that break the known laws of physics.
SpaceX's 164-foot-tall Starship Mark 1 rocket prototype stands in Boca Chica, Texas, amid a background of stars in the night sky in September 2019.

A stirring new SpaceX animation of Starship launching shows how the rocket company plans to turn Texas into Earth’s interplanetary transport hub...

Following Elon Musk's presentation about SpaceX's Starship rocket, the company posted a two-minute video showing how it'd refill the system in orbit.
"Plan A" is an audio-visual simulation that shows how so-called "tactical" nuclear weapons could lead to a highly fatal global conflict between the Russia, the US, and allies.

A terrifying new animation shows how 1 ‘tactical’ nuclear weapon could trigger a US-Russia war that kills 34 million people in 5 hours

"Plan A" is a hypothetical yet eerily plausible scenario imagined by nuclear weapons experts. It shows 91 million deaths and injuries in hours.

Here’s what Disney Plus, the company’s $7-a-month answer to Netflix, looks like when you open it for the first time

Disney Plus launches on November 12, for just $7 a month. If you're familiar with Netflix, you should have no issues navigating this new service.
Apple CEO Time Cook expressed his condolences to the victims of the Kyoto Animation fire.

Tim Cook says the suspected arson attack on a Japanese animation studio that left 33 people dead is ‘a tragedy felt far beyond Japan’

A fire broke out at Kyoto Animation's studio on Thursday morning, killing 33 people and leaving 36 people injured.
An animated map that shows where in the night sky more than 4,000 extrasolar planets are located.

An incredible new animation shows where, when, and how astronomers found 4,000 planets beyond our solar system

Since 1992, astronomers have discovered thousands of new worlds in deep space, and some may be habitable. A new YouTube video celebrates that feat.

An incredible game that looks like a 1930s cartoon is getting its own animated Netflix show, and it’s easy to understand why when you see it in ...

"Cuphead" looks like a game from 1932, but it's actually a gorgeous throwback for Xbox One and Windows 10 PC. Now, Netflix is turning it into a show.
A map that shows perceived shaking from an earthquake in southern California on July 4, 2019..

Incredible videos show California’s biggest earthquake in 20 years rippling across North America

Hundreds of seismometers recorded California's magnitude 6.4 earthquake. Animations created from the data show how its energy moved across America.
Toy Story 4," which was expected to gross upwards of $200 million opening weekend, saw a $120 million debut, $20 million shy of the low-balled projection, according to Forbes.

10 things you didn’t know about ‘Toy Story 4’

After five years of production, the long-awaited addition to the popular franchise has been released.