Science Videos

The Key To Finding Extraterrestrial Life is Right Here at Home

Understanding how life survives in Earth's most inhospitable habitats could be key to finding extraterrestrial life.

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 18 June 2015 - 12:23PM

NASA Now Uploading Ultra HD Video of Life in Outer Space

NASA is uploading gorgeous, high-definition video that will give you the best idea of what it's like to live on the ISS.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 - 9:58AM

The Oldest Depiction of the Universe Was Made in 1600 BCE

The first model of the night sky was made in the Bronze Age.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 - 4:07PM

This Real-Life Jetpack Could Help Emergency Workers Save Lives

The future transportation vehicle of EMT and first responders is here. Meet the jetpack that could one day help first responders save...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 - 3:07PM

The Science of Ant-Man - Exploring the Reality of a Shrinking Superhero

How would the human body cope with being shrunk down to 'Ant Size'?

Alexandra Grunberg
Monday, 15 June 2015 - 2:45PM

ESA May Have Finally Found Long-Lost Philae Lander

After getting lost in space back in November, the plucky Philae lander may have finally been found.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 12 June 2015 - 10:34AM

Pornhub is Crowdfunding to Make the First Adult Film in Space

Two adult film actors may be the first to have sex in space.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 - 11:18AM

Will Animals Overthrow Humanity? The Surprising Plausibility of CBS's Sci-Fi Drama 'Zoo'

What if animals banded together to try to take back the world from humanity? The question sounds pretty absurd, but it’s a question...

Alexandra Grunberg
Tuesday, 09 June 2015 - 2:45PM

7 Real-Life Military Technologies That are Straight Out of Science Fiction

If there’s one thing science fiction loves to predict, it’s future warfare. Unfortunately, the real world is offering up plenty of...

Johnny Brayson
Monday, 08 June 2015 - 5:57PM

Paleontologist Explains Why Jurassic World is More Scientifically Viable Than Jurassic Park

When it comes to pulling a John Hammond and cloning dinosaurs, the scientific community is generally agreed that a real-life Jurassic...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 05 June 2015 - 4:41PM

Scientists Grow a Fully Functional Rat Limb in a Lab

Researchers built a complete rat forelimb complete with blood vessels and muscle fibers.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 05 June 2015 - 1:56PM

A Guide to All 24 Robots Competing at the DARPA Robotics Challenge 2015 Finals This Weekend.

These Robots may one day save your life. Get to know the DARPA Robotics Challenge Finalists.

Alexandra Grunberg
Friday, 05 June 2015 - 10:22AM

Watch: What the Night Sky Would Look Like If Celestial Bodies Were Closer to Earth

What if the Andromeda Galaxy, the Crab Nebula, or a black hole were right next to us?

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 - 1:02PM

Watch: Robots Learn to Push Heavy Objects by Putting Their Backs Into It

A funny video shows robots using their whole "bodies" to push large objects.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 02 June 2015 - 4:20PM

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

Watch: MIT's Cheetah Robot Learns to Autonomously Jump Over Obstacles

MIT's "cheetah" robot becomes the first robot to jump over hurdles on its own.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 29 May 2015 - 3:59PM

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

Boeing Tests Laser Weapons for Defense Against Terrorist Threats

Boeing and the U.S. military are currently testing prototypes for laser weapons, like those used in Star Trek or Star Wars.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 28 May 2015 - 1:44PM

Everything You Need to Know About the Thirty Meter Telescope - The Future Largest Telescope in the World

The proposed Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) has been the subject of awe, controversy, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles mix-ups (just...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 28 May 2015 - 11:49AM

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