NASA

Trump Administration: End NASA Funding for ISS by 2025

Another day, another Trump administration budget cut at the expense of American innovation. Now the two-decades old International...

Justin Joffe
Thursday, 25 January 2018 - 10:01AM

This Weird Australian Dinosaur Didn't Just Survive in Polar Temperatures and Virtual Darkness—It Thrived

The Australian ornithopod dinosaur known as the “hypsilophodontid” must have had it rough. When it lived during the Mesozoic era...

Justin Joffe
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - 11:27AM

Scientists Just Discovered How to Track the Speed of Dark Matter

As non-luminous particles floating around in space, dark matter has become one of the most fascinating--and difficult to...

Justin Joffe
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - 10:51AM

NASA's New Mars Lander InSight Just Passed a Crucial Test

It's a big day for NASA: New Mars lander InSight just passed its crucial first test in its ability to search for alien life on the...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - 10:50AM

'Massive Golden UFO' Spotted on NASA Orbital Livestream

Conspiracy theorists are accusing NASA of an unprecedented cover-up, following the discovery of footage of what has been described as...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - 10:26AM

Astronauts Experience a Robot Arm Glitch During an ISS Spacewalk

It sounds like the plot to a sequel to Gravity. Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) ran intro trouble today...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 6:40PM

Not Only Does the Multiverse Not Exist, It's a 'Useless Theory,' Expert Says

Sci-fi is filled with fantastic tales of multiverses--an infinite cosmic tapestry of universes wherein alternate realities play out in...

Justin Joffe
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 11:20AM

Did NASA Remove This Astronaut From an ISS Mission Because It's Racist?

Believe it or not, there has never been an African-American crew member aboard the International Space Station. That was until last...

Justin Joffe
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 12:33PM

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

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

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

'Best Footage Ever' of Cube-Shaped UFOs Revealed to Be NASA Satellites

When you first see the NASA footage of what appears to be two XBOX 360s flying through Earth's atmosphere, it's pretty...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 19 January 2018 - 11:17AM

'Tic-Tac UFOs' Are the Start of the 'War of the Worlds,' Claims Pilot Who First Spotted Them

The world is still adjusting to the discovery that the Pentagon maintained a secret UFO program for over the past half a...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 19 January 2018 - 10:58AM

Mysterious Neutron Star Merger Explosion Just Keeps Getting Brighter, Baffling Scientists

Last year, scientists used gravitational waves to detect the merger of two enormous neutron stars, far away in the NGC 4993 galaxy.The...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 19 January 2018 - 10:34AM

Lava Tubes on the Moon Could Contain Water for Astronauts

A new discovery from the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) Institute and the Mars Institute may have uncovered an...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 18 January 2018 - 8:15PM

NASA Tests a Mini Nuclear Reactor Designed for Mars Colonies

At an official facility in Nevada, the US government is currently testing a prototype miniature nuclear reactor that should one...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 18 January 2018 - 6:46PM