Astronomers Are Mapping Out the Opposite End of the Milky Way

Getting a full view of the Milky Way galaxy has always seemed near impossible, just because we're stuck inside it. It's like...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 04 November 2017 - 11:26AM

Mickey Rourke Is Starring in a Dystopian Movie About Figure-Skating Robots

It seems that a recent trend of original science fiction movies (not all of which were successful ones) is set to continue into...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 03 November 2017 - 8:36PM

Scientists Hope to Save a Frozen Research Base in Antarctica

If movies and games have taught us anything, it's that scientific research outposts can be absolutely terrifying when left abandoned...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 03 November 2017 - 7:05PM

Stephen Hawking: 'AI May Replace Humans Altogether'

Is AI the key to the future or the final nail in the coffin of mankind?Stephen Hawking previously expressed his opinions on the...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 03 November 2017 - 10:55AM

Jupiter Was Once a Sauna Planet With Vast Oceans—What Happened?

We all know Jupiter as the biggest, brightest, gassiest planet in the solar system, but the planetary giant wasn't always as it...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 03 November 2017 - 10:46AM

Luke Won't Join the Dark Side in 'The Last Jedi,' Mark Hamill Hints

With The Last Jedi almost a month away, fan speculation is ramping up to fever pitch. Now, Mark Hamill may have dropped the biggest...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 03 November 2017 - 10:26AM

'The Orville' Has Been Renewed for a Second Season at Fox

Against all odds, and despite an initial critical panning, Seth McFarlane's Star Trek spoof, The Orville, has been renewed for a...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 02 November 2017 - 8:43PM

Image Recognition AI Is Easily Fooled Into Thinking a Turtle Is a Rifle

As world leaders embrace autonomous robot warfare with disconcerting enthusiasm, it's hard not to wonder about how things could go...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 02 November 2017 - 7:28PM

Could VR Solve the Opioid Epidemic?

Some of the greatest technological breakthroughs of all time were discovered by accident. As humans, we dream, build, invent, and...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 02 November 2017 - 12:20PM

Luke Skywalker Returns to the Millennium Falcon in New 'Last Jedi' Trailer

Mark Hamill is done taking a backseat. In the new trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Luke Skywalker returns to the driver's seat...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 02 November 2017 - 11:29AM

Cosmic Rays Reveal Hidden 'Void' Chamber in Great Pyramid of Giza

The great pyramid of Giza just got even more mysterious.  Egypt's pyramids are masterpieces of engineering. The largest of these...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 02 November 2017 - 10:32AM

Space Travel Could be Making Astronauts' Brains More Fragile

As a species, we probably need to face facts: the human body really isn't designed for zero-gravity environments. Years of evolution...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 01 November 2017 - 8:40PM

Disney Has Strict Rules for Any Theaters Showing 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

It's entirely possible that, despite owning the brand and producing all new movies in the franchise, the Walt Disney corporation...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 01 November 2017 - 7:16PM

The 20 Possibly Habitable Exoplanets Where We Might Find Alien Life

The search for extraterrestrial life is one of our most enduring mysteries, but how do we know the aliens we find will be anything...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 01 November 2017 - 12:05PM

New 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Poster Reveals Possible Luke Skywalker Spoilers

Let the hype begin. The newly released international movie poster for Star Wars: The Last Jedi is already causing a stir, with fans...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 01 November 2017 - 11:31AM

We Just Discovered Time Travel May Actually Be Possible

For over a century now, mankind has debated whether or not time travel is possible — now, we may have an answer. We'd all love the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 01 November 2017 - 11:01AM

'Blade Runner 2049' Was Originally Four Hours Long and Almost Two Parts

Blade Runner 2049 hasn't been faring well at the box office, in both America and overseas. Which is a shame, as it got a ton of...

Jonathan Kesh
Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 8:35PM

Giant Planet Found Orbiting Tiny Star in Bizarre Combination

While stars are, by default, much bigger than planets, it was still generally accepted that planets of a certain size can't form...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 6:52PM

This Levitating 'Star Wars' Speeder Bike Costume Just Won Halloween

There are cool Halloween costumes, and then there are costumes so amazing they earn cool points that last way beyond October 31....

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 12:43PM

New Wormhole Discovery Suggests 'Interstellar'-Like Space Travel Is Possible

It sounds like a plot from science-fiction, but traveling through wormholes may, in fact, be possible, according to new research.At...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 11:47AM