Mars One Announces Plans for 'Floating Cities' on Venus and Jupiter's Moons

Mars One and its flagship project to colonize the Red Planet with a small group of trained laypeople has been called a lot of...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 12:01PM

Australia Was Part of North America Supercontinent Over 1 Billion Years Ago, New Study Shows

It's easy to forget that the world's continents have been sliding around Earth's surface, colliding and ripping apart, for the last...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 11:57AM

Earth Is Drifting Away From the Sun Into the Darkness of Space

The potential of eternal darkness is as grim and foreboding as it sounds, and news that the Sun's grip on our planet is loosening...

Justin Joffe
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 11:29AM

Aliens Are Sending Drone UFOs to Explore Earth, Claims UK Government Expert

The world could do with a few more military UFO investigators like Nick Pope.The leaked documents concerning the Pentagon's very real...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 11:23AM

Mysterious Lights Spotted in Japan Spark Alien Sighting Rumors

Japan isn't known as a hotspot of UFO activity, making widely reported sightings quite rare. That's why a recent flurry of social...

Justin Joffe
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 10:52AM

A Massive Asteroid Will Not Hit Earth in February, NASA Assures Us

One of the quickest ways to cause a space-related panic (besides news of an imminent alien invasion) is to tell people that an...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 10:48AM

Why It's Time to Rethink the Search for Alien Life

Humanity has reached somewhat of a dead end in our search for alien life in the universe.We've looked on the surface of Mars, we've...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 10:32AM

NASA's Kilopower Project Will Bring Us to Mars and Beyond With Nuclear Power

On Thursday, NASA and the Department of Energy convened at the National Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas to explain their joint...

Justin Joffe
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 10:12AM

This Electronic Skin Allows You to Control Virtual Objects

As virtual reality continues to grow in popularity, users are naturally going to want more control over their virtual environments....

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 21 January 2018 - 5:12PM

Looking at Mercury Reveals How the Sun is Losing Its Mass

The sun is losing mass very, very slowly. This is mostly normal —  as it goes about its nuclear fusion process, it gradually...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 21 January 2018 - 3:19PM

Hubble Photographs 'Cartwheel Galaxy' Created From Violent Galactic Collision

Being some of the larger things we've seen in the universe, a galaxy colliding with another galaxy is no small affair, and it can be...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 21 January 2018 - 1:43PM

How a Tesla Semi Prototype Looks and Sounds on the Road

Tesla's official electric semi truck is technically not finished yet, and won't be for sale for at least another year (likely longer)....

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 20 January 2018 - 4:53PM

H.P. Lovecraft Poem Syncs Up Perfectly With Billy Joel's 'Piano Man'

If you've ever heard Billy Joel and H.P. Lovecraft appear in the same sentence together before now, either you have some extremely...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 20 January 2018 - 3:06PM

Arctic Research Technique Could Help Detect Life on Mars

Searching for signs of life on Mars is no easy task, for lots of fairly obvious reasons. Testing out any possible strategy is tough...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 20 January 2018 - 12:26PM

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Director Explains Why the Knights of Ren Never Appear

Spoilers for Star Wars: The Last Jedi below.There are a lot of contradictory opinions of the Disney Star Wars movies floating around...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 19 January 2018 - 7:47PM

New NASA Photo of Jupiter's North Pole Looks Incredible

As you perhaps already know, Jupiter is an absurdly beautiful planet.Last year, NASA began releasing photos of our solar system's...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 19 January 2018 - 6:18PM

We Just Found the World's Largest Underwater Cave in a Secret Mayan Tomb in Mexico

Explorers with the Great Maya Aquifer Project just discovered that two large underwater caverns on the Yucatan Peninsula are...

Justin Joffe
Friday, 19 January 2018 - 12:55PM

The Magnetic Fields of Black Holes Are Much Weaker Than We Thought, Say Scientists

Black holes remain among the most mysterious galactic phenomena for good reason. We know that black holes are points in space where...

Justin Joffe
Friday, 19 January 2018 - 12:26PM

Private Companies Won the Space Race in 2017 With Nearly $4B in New Investments

It seems like it was just a few years ago that we mourned the end of NASA's space shuttle program and waxed philosophical about the...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 19 January 2018 - 12:18PM

FDA Approves Algorithm That Will Tell You When You're Going to Die

We're truly living in a wondrous time, closer than ever to the world of tomorrow that writers from the golden age of sci-fi...

Justin Joffe
Friday, 19 January 2018 - 12:00PM