Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 2:10pm

In November 2018, NASA’s Voyager 2 space probe became the second object launched from Earth to exit the outer boundary of the solar system — about 11 billion miles away — and enter the realm of interstellar space. Its twin craft, Voyager 1, was the first, crossing the barrier in 2012.

Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 12:04pm

On Oct. 12, 2019, Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge, 34, entered territory never before occupied by humankind. After one hour, 59 minutes and 40 seconds of impeccable running, Kipchoge became the first person to ever run the marathon distance of 26.2 miles in under two hours.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 4:22pm

It’s early October, which means that my summer of waiting for professional basketball to start again is over, and the NBA’s activities for the new season have begun. In the flurry of team media days and preseason games, I came across a Deadspin piece that features five pictures of Denver Nuggets star center Nikola Jokic  from a team photo shoot.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 5:23pm
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Every semester, after my last final exam, I have a ritual: tidy up my living space and pack my bags for a trip home while Michael Jackson’s 1979 Off the Wall album plays in the background. I like to pull up the album’s YouTube playlist so that its music videos display on my laptop screen.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 9:25am

On the Friday preceding the University of Michigan football team’s home game against Army, the Michigan Marching Band released a social media statement urging fans to refrain from booing during the home band’s pregame performance of Army’s fight song. It was a call for fans to not only respect the service that cadets at the U.S.