Science Videos

Scientist Says We Should Look for Advanced Aliens Around Stellified Planets

In 2010: Odyssey Two, Arthur C. Clarke's sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, Jupiter was "ignited" through a nuclear fusion process, and...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 08 August 2016 - 5:08PM

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

Watch: How Gamma Ray Bursts Could Wipe Out Life on Earth

To sci-fi fans, gamma rays are best known as the driver of Hulk's origin story. But while there's no scientific proof that gamma...

Janey Tracey
Sunday, 07 August 2016 - 10:34AM

The Curiosity Rover's 9 Biggest Moments from Four Years on Mars

On August 5, 2012, NASA's Curiosity rover made a historic landing on Mars, and has had three happy and healthy years exploring the...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 05 August 2016 - 4:07PM

How to Watch the Perseid Meteor Shower Next Week, Now with Double the Meteors

Each year, the Perseid meteor shower lights up the sky when Earth travels through the cloud of dust and debris trailing behind...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 04 August 2016 - 11:47AM

Watch the Smithsonian Restore the Original Star Trek Enterprise Model to Its Former Glory

This year is Star Trek's 50th anniversary, and Trekkies are getting plenty of celebrations. In addition to the panel at San Diego...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 01 August 2016 - 4:41PM

Watch: Why Humans Can't Survive Being Shrunk

Sometimes real-life science is able to catch up with the speculative technology in science fiction--usually Star Trek--but more often...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 29 July 2016 - 2:24PM

Ceres' Large Craters Have Been Obliterated Over Time

Where are all of Ceres' large craters? This is a question that has plagued astronomers for years, and now we might finally have the...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 28 July 2016 - 2:34PM

Scientists Have No Idea What This Weird Purple Blob Is

Researchers have just found a mysterious purple blob at the bottom of the ocean (or, more accurately, a crab found it), and they have...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 27 July 2016 - 12:11PM

Jack White Wants to Play the First Record in Space

Jack White is already credited by many fans with keeping rock and roll alive in the 21st Century here on Earth, and now the musician...

Johnny Brayson
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 - 8:27PM

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

SpaceX Will Try to Land Three Rockets at the Same Time

SpaceX recently passed a milestone in their quest to re-use their rockets when they recovered their fifth Falcon 9 rocket after...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 19 July 2016 - 12:17PM

Star Wars Celebration Revealed Exactly How BB-8 Works

BB-8 has been beloved by Star Wars fans ever since he showed up in the first teaser, and even more so when he was revealed to be an...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 18 July 2016 - 4:31PM

New Flying Car Prototype Will Hit the Skies Next Year

This week, Slovakian company Aeromobil unveiled their new flying car prototype, which looks like something out of a Bond movie (or a...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 15 July 2016 - 2:56PM

Watch: NASA Finds a Massive Hole in the Sun

There's no need for any doomsday predictions, but NASA has just found a huge hole growing on the Sun. Every once in a while, the Sun...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 14 July 2016 - 12:19PM

Blacksmiths Create Real-Life Version of Aquaman's Trident

Aquaman might be the butt of a lot of jokes, but most fans would still jump at the opportunity to hold a real-life Aquaman trident....

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 13 July 2016 - 1:42PM

Want a Hyperloop in Your City? Get Your Pitch Ready

It's time to brush up on your PowerPoint skills, because you might be able to come up with a pitch that could see a Hyperloop built...

Johnny Brayson
Tuesday, 12 July 2016 - 7:52PM

Pokémon GO Has Been More Popular Than Anybody Could Have Imagined

If you've seen an increasing number of smarthphone zombies (those irritating folk who plod down the street with their eyes placed...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 11 July 2016 - 10:44AM

Searching for Pokémon in Real Life - Pokémon GO is Nintendo's Latest Attempt to Get Us Active

Pokémon GO finally went live in major territories around the globe today, and it might just be the most exciting way to get active...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 07 July 2016 - 9:03AM

This is What Juno Saw During Its Historic Approach to Jupiter

While you might all be waking up feeling a little fatigued from your holiday weekend festivities, spare a thought for the team behind...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 - 8:59AM