Parts of Messier 87, a galaxy in the Virgo cluster, appear to be missing.

Other science-related stories (including the awesome Bat-Touch Gun)….

Science learns much about ecosystems past from this petrified forest in the Andes, past life-forms may have lived through past asteroid bombardments, an international crew blasts off, and sauropods may have held their heads high.

Finally, it’s not really a science story (engineering, maybe), but Fiz thought you’d like to bask in the inherent wrongness of this.