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Amazingly Detailed Infographic Maps the History and Future of the Universe

The universe existed long before humanity came onto the scene, and it will last far beyond us, as illustrated by this extremely...

Janey Tracey
Saturday, 05 December 2015 - 3:44PM

ISS Astronaut Will Run the London Marathon In Space

In April, thousands of runners will be getting ready to run a marathon through the city of London, and ESA astronaut Tim Peake will be...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 04 December 2015 - 4:23PM

Russia Finalizing Plans to Put People on the Moon Forever

Russia has been planning to build a manned base on the Moon for years, and now, according to a new report from TASS, the official...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 04 December 2015 - 9:47AM

Geneticists Think We Need More Regulation to Prevent "Brave New World" Gene Editing

This week is the International Summit on Human Gene Editing, and geneticists are primarily discussing the wider ramifications of-...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 03 December 2015 - 2:44PM

World's Biggest Cloning Factory Claims to Have the Technology to Clone Human Beings

Boyalife Group, a cloning factory in China, is getting ready to attempt to revolutionize the meat industry by cloning one million cows...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 01 December 2015 - 1:34PM

New Theory Claims Quantum Weirdness Only Exists in Our Imaginations

Scientists just came up with the quantum version of the Matrix argument. According to a new theory in theoretical physics, quantum...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 01 December 2015 - 10:40AM

Watch: Neil deGrasse Tyson Uses Science to Choose Between the Millennium Falcon and the Enterprise

The Star Wars versus Star Trek debate answered once and for all.

Janey Tracey
Monday, 30 November 2015 - 3:48PM

New Study Shows That "Alien Dyson Sphere" Is Most Likely a Cloud of Comets

Last month, astronomers detected a bizarre light pattern emitting from a star in a faraway galaxy that seemed to defy explanation,...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 30 November 2015 - 2:14PM

Why Climate Change Is a Threat to Our National Security

As we near the Paris climate change talks beginning on November 30th, it is important to keep in mind that climate change is not just...

Alexandra Grunberg
Sunday, 29 November 2015 - 12:24PM

New Li-Fi Technology Is 100 Times Faster than Wi-Fi

Li-Fi, a super-fast, light-based alternative to Wi-Fi, has been developing in research labs for years, but has thus far been...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 24 November 2015 - 2:53PM

Blue Origin's New Shepard Just Became the First Successful Reusable Rocket

Move over, SpaceX, because Jeff Bezos's Blue Origin just achieved the first successful landing of a reusable rocket. Yesterday, the...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 24 November 2015 - 12:51PM

Watch: Neil deGrasse Tyson Critiques the Science of The Good Dinosaur

If the asteroid that caused the dinosaur extinction missed, could humans and dinosaurs have lived at the same time? That's the...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 23 November 2015 - 12:28PM

New Uterus Transplant Surgery Could Allow Men to Get Pregnant

In the fifth episode of Star Trek: Enterprise, Commander Trip Tucker returns from a mission to find that he has been impregnated by an...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 20 November 2015 - 5:21PM

The FBI Is Worried About Bioterrorists Using Genetic Engineering as a Weapon of Mass Destruction

Could genetic engineering be the next weapon of mass destruction? With gene editing techniques becoming easier and cheaper every day,...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 20 November 2015 - 1:18PM

Watch: "Super Science Friends" Features Superpowered Famous Scientists Fighting Nazis

Super Science Friends, a humor web series that was successfully funded through Kickstarter last year, has published their first...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 18 November 2015 - 10:30AM

The Future of Facebook Is Straight Out of Science Fiction

If you already thought Facebook was a scary tech corporation bent on world domination, just wait until you hear what they have planned...

Johnny Brayson
Tuesday, 17 November 2015 - 8:41PM

Watch: ISS Astronauts Eat Space-Grown Lettuce for the First Time

This summer, ISS astronauts ate food grown and harvested in space for the first time in history, and gave it some initial positive...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 17 November 2015 - 3:55PM

New York Firefighter Receives Most Complex Face Transplant Ever Performed

A firefighter in New York has just received one of the first full face transplants, and the most complex one ever performed. After...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 17 November 2015 - 1:14PM

Our Own Cells Might Hold the Key to Curing Diseases

Our own bodies might hold the key to the evolution of medical treatment. Physician Siddhartha Mukherjee has recently proposed a new...

Alexandra Grunberg
Friday, 13 November 2015 - 11:04AM

Astronomers Discover the Closest Earth-Sized Exoplanet As of Yet

Not long ago, scientists found the closest rocky exoplanet to earth orbiting a star in the constellation Cassiopeia. This was a huge...

Zain Charkawi
Thursday, 12 November 2015 - 8:52PM