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In This Sci-Fi Short Film, a Man Uncovers a Powerful Secret Inside a Bank Vault

As we saw in Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, strange things can be hidden inside bank vaults. Sometimes, they have the ability to change the world. Dust has released a short film where a man is given a key to a mystery that threatens everything he ever knew. Read More >>

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The Weird Ways NASA Thought Moon Dust Might Kill Apollo Astronauts

Prior to the first Moon landing, scientists had good reason to believe the lunar surface was covered in a fine layer of dust. While this might not sound like a big deal, it presented a host of concerns to the Apollo mission planners. Read More >>

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New Sci-Fi Short Watch Room Asks Who Is the Real Ghost in the Machine

Three genius friends build an artificial intelligence that seems to have a mind of its own. As we see in the new sci-fi short film Watch Room, the program they created is much more in control than they realise. Read More >>

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So What’s Going on Inside an Etch A Sketch?

Unless being covered in impossible-to-clean metal shavings is your idea of a good time, leave this experiment to the professionals. Read More >>

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Herschel’s Largest Survey of Cosmic Dust is Huge and Beautiful

The largest ever census of dust in the local Universe has been carried out by the European Space Agency's Herschel space observatory—and the results are huge and beautiful. Read More >>

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How Enormous Cosmic Dust Rings Form Over 100,000 Years

When it comes to planetary accessories, we've got our moon, but lovely as it is, it doesn't hold a candle to some of the flashier bits of flair out there. I'm talking about rings. Here's where they come from. Read More >>

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The Dust On Mars Would Be Dangerous To Human Visitors

It's going to take more than a Swiffer to deal with this situation. Researchers and public health experts at the Humans 2 Mars Summit (H2M) grappled with the question of how to deal with Martian dust if a manned mission to Mars could actually get off the ground by 2030. Read More >>

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This Time Lapse Shows the Nikon D600 Has a Dusty Sensor Problem

There have been rumours knocking around that suggest Nikon's great D600 DSLR suffers from excessive sensor dust. This time-lapse goes a long way in proving them true. Read More >>

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This Stunning Hollywood-Quality Trailer is Actually For a Kickstarter-Funded Film

There’s been quite a few decent things come out of Kickstarter in the past, but there’s also been a lot of utter crap. Thankfully Dust seems to fit into the former category if this awesomely slick-looking trailer is anything to go by. Read More >>

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A Ghostly Snake on Mars

There's only two ways to look at this: it's a ghastly looking serpent snaking its way on the red planet, swallowing everything in its path and burrowing itself inside the planet's core. OR it's a gigantic floating sperm looking to impregnate the red egg with hopes of a Martian baby. Read More >>