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Stephen Hawking Warns Us Against Communicating with Aliens

In a new short film from CuriosityStream, Stephen Hawking explores a beautiful, digitally rendered version of the universe and talks...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 23 September 2016 - 4:55PM

Scientists Just Digitally Reconstructed the Ancient En-Gedi Sea Scrolls

It's mind-boggling how much history has been lost. As a recent article in Nature argues, the discovery of the...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 22 September 2016 - 3:22PM

Scientists Reveal the Secret of the Giant Space Blob

A weird, greenish blob in the sky near the Aquarius constellation has puzzled astronomers since its discovery in 2000--what was making...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 - 1:10PM

Italian Neuroscientist Plans First Human Head Transplant

Even for fans of Futurama, what Sergio Canavero recently announced is pretty extreme: the Italian neuroscientist is gearing up for...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 - 4:14PM

Scott Kelly's Historic Year in Space to Be Adapted Into a Movie

Earlier this year, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly finished his historic Year in Space, setting the record for total number of days in...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 13 September 2016 - 12:58PM

We Finally Found the Lost Philae Lander!

After a long and turbulent journey, we've finally found the lost Philae lander once again. Just a month before the end of its mission,...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 06 September 2016 - 1:41PM

UC Berkeley Launches a Center for Human-Compatible Artificial Intelligence

UC Berkeley has recently given birth to the Center for Human-Compatible Artificial Intelligence, a place of research meant to focus on...

Zain Charkawi
Thursday, 01 September 2016 - 8:34PM

Scientists Discover the Oldest Fossil Yet

Science may have just taken a big step forward as a team of researchers have now made known the four year-old discovery of a certain...

Zain Charkawi
Thursday, 01 September 2016 - 7:45PM

Netflix's "Bill Nye Saves the World" Will Take On Science Deniers

Bill Nye the Science Guy is getting a "gritty reboot" from Netflix, in a great way. Bill Nye is getting his own science talk show on...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 1:02PM

Study Suggests Dogs Can Understand Some Human Speech

You might want to watch what you say around your dog... it turns out he might be able to understand you.According to a new study...

Johnny Brayson
Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 6:30PM

Scientists Propose New Epoch Defined by Humanity's Devastating Impact on the Earth

The geologic time scale of the Earth is divided into world-changing events that defined each period. Now, scientists are claiming that...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 11:31AM

NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams Breaks U.S. Record for Most Days Lived in Space

Earlier this year, Scott Kelly broke the record for most days spent in space by a U.S. astronaut during his historic yearlong mission....

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 25 August 2016 - 12:46PM

Airbus Flying Car Prototype Planned to Undergo Flight Tests in 2017

Tired of dealing with traffic? So is Airbus, and that’s why they hope to have a flying taxi service taking to the skies sometime in...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 20 August 2016 - 7:04PM

Exclusive: Full Space Expo Programming Schedule at Long Beach Comic Con 2016

Long Beach Comic Con is coming up next month, which means that the science-minded Space Expo is making a comeback. While all Comic...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 19 August 2016 - 11:19AM
Janey Tracey
Monday, 15 August 2016 - 10:38AM

Marvel CEO Isaac Perlmutter's Genetic Material Was Stolen

In today's installment of "truth is stranger than fiction," Marvel CEO Isaac Perlmutter may have been the victim of "genetic larceny."...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 11 August 2016 - 12:24PM

NASA Accidentally Auctioned Off an Apollo 11 Artifact, and the Owner Won't Give It Back

You would think that NASA would keep their rare, priceless historical artifacts under lock and key, and usually they do....

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 09 August 2016 - 3:57PM

Tesla Car Takes Owner to the Hospital After He Has a Pulmonary Embolism

Count this as a victory for self-driving vehicle technology. A Tesla self-driving car recently drove its owner to the hospital after...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 08 August 2016 - 3:19PM

NASA's "AstrOlympics" Explains the Science Behind Olympic Events

The Olympic Games in Rio are officially underway, and to celebrate, NASA is holding an "Olympics" of their own. Their new project, the...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 08 August 2016 - 11:55AM

Chinese Scientists to Rewrite Human DNA for the First Time in History

Editing the human genome has been a controversial topic in the scientific community, but next month, a group of Chinese researchers...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 25 July 2016 - 5:21PM