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Archaeologists Want to Create 3-D Augmented Reality Versions of Ancient Sites to Preserve the Real Ones

What if tourists could explore famous caves without ever going inside?

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 02 June 2015 - 11:57AM

Nanobots Could be the Future of the Medical Industry

From beating cancer to delivering information right to your brain, Nanobots are going to change humanity forever.

Alexandra Grunberg
Monday, 01 June 2015 - 3:57PM

Mathematician Claims His Painting Predicted Alternate Timeline During the Big Bang

Cosmologists have recently discovered that the Big Bang occurred during an alternate timeline, which was predicted years ago by a...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 29 May 2015 - 12:20PM

Everything Wrong with the San Andreas Trailer, According to the Film's Scientific Consultant

The seismologist who consulted on the script for San Andreas claims that the filmmakers mostly ignored his advice.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 29 May 2015 - 9:35AM

The White House Calls for Scientists to Hold Off on Human Gene Editing

After Chinese scientists edited the genetic material of human embryos for the first time, the White House calls for a moratorium on...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 4:02PM

Happy Birthday, Sally Ride! Google Doodles Celebrate the First American Woman in Space

Sally Ride passed away in 2012, but today would have been her 64th birthday.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 2:55PM

NASA and ESA Team Up to Stop a Killer Asteroid Impact

ESA and NASA are currently working together to test systems that would deflect a lethal asteroid from hitting Earth.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 - 2:12PM

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headsets Will Be Available to Buy in 2016

Virtual reality headsets will be commercially available from Oculus Rift starting next year.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 07 May 2015 - 10:40AM

Journal Defends Controversial Decision to Publish Study on the Genetic Modification of Human Embryos

Protein and Cell issues a statement defending their decision to publish a controversial paper detailing the genetic modification of...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 4:48PM

Stephen Hawking: Humans Will Need to Colonize Other Planets Within the Next 1,000 Years

Stephen Hawking says humans won't survive much longer without "escaping beyond our fragile planet."

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 - 12:28PM

Watch Live: Neil deGrasse Tyson to Host Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate About the Future of Earth's Water

Neil deGrasse Tyson will host a panel of experts discussing whether Earth will run out of water and whether extraterrestrial life...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 - 11:55AM

Chinese Scientists Genetically Modify Human Embryos for the First Time in History

Geneticists in China modify the genomes of embryos for the first time in history, re-igniting an ethical debate.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 23 April 2015 - 1:10PM

Neil deGrasse Tyson's 'Star Talk' Show Renewed for Season 2 Before First Episode Airs

The National Geographic channel has renewed Neil deGrasse Tyson's late night talk show, "Star Talk," for another season.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 - 3:17PM

Watch What Happens in the LHC When Two Proton Beams Collide at Near-Light Speed

Now that the Large Hadron Collider is finally back on, watch what happens when the particle accelerator collides two proton beams at...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 09 April 2015 - 3:29PM

Scientist Claims Intelligent Aliens Are Likely 650 Pounds

A researcher claims that intelligent beings on other planets would likely be much larger than humans, possibly an average of 650...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 - 3:25PM

Scientists Prove Entangled Particle Can Be in Two Places at Once

Japanese scientists have provided experimental evidence for Einstein's theory of quantum entanglement, or "spooky action at a...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 31 March 2015 - 10:17AM

NASA's Curiosity Finds a Key Element for Life on Mars

Scientists find fixed nitrogen in Martian sediments, which means that nitrogen may be biochemically accessible.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 4:21PM

Year in Space Starts This Week - What NASA Hopes to Learn from Twin Astronauts

Astronaut Scott Kelly is about to begin a year in space, and his identical twin, Mark, will undergo tests on Earth in order to observe...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 - 2:43PM

Scientists Wary of Human Genome Editing Consequences

With technology that holds the power to repair or enhance any human gene, ethics and safety are bound to come into question. This...

Noelle Phansalkar
Friday, 20 March 2015 - 11:16AM

Miniature Black Holes at the Large Hadron Collider Could Confirm Parallel Universes and Gravity's Rainbow

If mini black holes were detected at the Large Hadron Collider, it would provide evidence for parallel universes, superstring theory,...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 - 5:07PM