Space News Archive - May 20, 2012
A newly discovered possible exoplanet some 1,500 light years away is being shredded by the intense heat of its parent star.
Something is happening in the western US that hasn’t happened in nearly two decades, and national parks from California to New Mexico are preparing for the show of a lifetime, inviting people to watch either the partial or annular solar eclipse that will occur on May 20, 2012.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.