Science Videos

Because Science: How Captain America's Super-Soldier Serum Could Work in Real Life

In their new webseries, "Because Science," Nerdist explains how a combination of radiation and genetic modification could create a...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 12:52PM

NASA's MESSENGER Sends Back Some of Its Last Photos of Mercury Before Its Kamikaze Death

With just one more day before MESSENGER runs out of propellant and crashes into Mercury's surface, the probe sends back some of the...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 11:25AM

Tiny Ant-Man Robots Can Pull 2,000 Times Their Own Body Weight

Tiny robots called "MicroTugs" can pull objects many orders of magnitude greater than their own weight.

Janey Tracey
Monday, 27 April 2015 - 4:02PM

Stephen Hawking Comforts Heartbroken One Direction Fans with Theoretical Physics

Stephen Hawking tells heartbroken teenagers that "in another universe, Zayn is still in One Direction."

Janey Tracey
Monday, 27 April 2015 - 9:35AM

NASA Celebrates Hubble's 25th Birthday with Celestial Fireworks

NASA releases a beautiful Hubble image in honor of its 25th anniversary.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 24 April 2015 - 11:15AM

Watch: SpaceX's Hilarious Uptown Funk Parody 'Launch It Up'

SpaceX releases an awesome video parody of one of the most-parodied songs, "Uptown Funk," all while highlighting their efforts towards...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 17 April 2015 - 12:30PM

Watch: SpaceX Comes Tantalizingly Close to Landing a Falcon 9 Rocket on a Barge

SpaceX successfully launched two tons of supplies to the ISS earlier this week, but weren't quite as successful in their attempt to...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 16 April 2015 - 11:16AM

Watch: Stephen Hawking Singing Monty Python's Galaxy Song is Pure Geeky Genius

Stephen Hawking singing Monty Python's Galaxy Song is the best thing you will see all week.

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 13 April 2015 - 12:57PM

'Neuroflowers' Sculpture Allows You to Make Robotic Flowers Blossom with Your Mind

An amazing art installation in San Francisco allows you to make robotic flowers blossom with your mind.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 10 April 2015 - 4:03PM

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

Amazing Time Lapse of NASA Images Shows All the Phenomena of the Sun

Beautiful time lapse of our Sun shows spicules, filaments, plasma eruptions, eclipses, coronal rain, and more.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 09 April 2015 - 12:17PM

WonderCon 2015: Science in Science Fiction - How Sci-Fi Predicted A Medical Robot Revolution

Find out how science fiction has predicted some remarkable advancements in the field of bioengineering.

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 06 April 2015 - 4:32PM

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

MIT Researcher Wants to Cure Robots' Social Awkwardness

MIT's Cynthia Breazeal is the pioneer of "social robotics," a field of research which attempts to give robots social graces.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 2:54PM

NASA's Opportunity Becomes the First Mars Rover to Run a Marathon

In the last eleven years, NASA's Opportunity has traveled over 26 miles, making it the first rover to complete a marathon on Mars.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 10:24AM

ESA to Clean Up Space Garbage By Shooting Fishing Nets Out of Cannons

Watch a video of ESA performing their "weightless net testing," or attempting to catch derelict satellites with woven fishing nets.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 - 4:46PM

Black Holes May Have High-Energy 'Firewalls' That Mark the End of Space

Black holes may have "firewalls" at their event horizons - borders made of high-energy particles that mark the end of space and...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 - 11:37AM

Chinese Company Attempts to Make Pop-Up Cities a Reality

Broad Sustainable Building aims to build the tallest skyscraper in the world- at five stories per day.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 20 March 2015 - 3:37PM

Science Writer Claims the Death Star Couldn't Destroy Alderaan with a Laser

Frasier Cain from Universe Today explains the energy requirements needed for the Death Star to destroy a planet in a few seconds, and...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 2:59PM

Silicon Valley Start-Up Plans to Mine the Moon's Surface for Google's Lunar XPrize

Silicon Valley start-up Moon Express aims to send a small robotic spacecraft to do a soft landing on the moon and then mine it for a...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 10:37AM