Our Solar System Could Have Formed in a Super-Hot Bubble

Out of the many mysteries we still have to figure out, our own solar system is one of them. It's currently assumed that the Sun...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 23 December 2017 - 2:31PM

Cronus Rising: This Blinking Star May Keep Eating its Planets

Star RZ Piscium is garnering attention for odd behavior that suggests it might be devouring its planetary babies,

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 22 December 2017 - 10:25AM

Scientists Explain How Mars Lost Its Oceans... And Where The Water Might Have Gone

We've long known that Mars once flowed with water through rivers, lakes and maybe even oceans. But where did that water go?

Justin Joffe
Thursday, 21 December 2017 - 9:49AM

NASA Chooses Two Finalists for a New Space Mission

Space, despite being so empty, still has a lot to see. There's a lot to explore and learn from the universe, and only a relatively...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 7:35PM

'Hugely Important' Discovery May Finally Explain Dark Matter

Whenever you feel like science has gotten a pretty good understanding of how things work in the universe, it's important to...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 11:18AM

Scientists Say Habitable Planets May Be Orbiting Pulsars

Every new space discovery we make seems to reinforce one thing: the universe is a lot more complicated than the Drake Equation led us...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 10:27AM

NASA is Planning a Mission to Alpha Centauri in 2069

Exploring our current solar system is so passé. At least, it will be in about 50 years.NASA scientists, not content with simply...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 8:15PM

NASA's New Lunar Rover Solves Deep Space Exploration's Core Problem

One of the biggest challenges facing launching deep space missions is one of the most obvious: rocket fuel. It's essential for...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 11:24AM

Alien Life on Mars May Be Hiding Underneath the Planet's Crust

As our exploration of Mars continues, scientists are finding themselves faced with the crushing reality that there probably aren't any...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 10:55AM

Here's What NASA's Deep Space Gateway Will Look Like

Apart from encouraging the dreams of aspiring Martian colonists, plans for the new Space Gateway have put an end to that well-worn...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 18 December 2017 - 11:28AM

Mars and Earth Weren't Always Neighbors, Says New Study

While we may all like to think of Mars and Earth as being best friends forever, two planets side by side that share a lot of...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 18 December 2017 - 11:06AM

NASA Investigating Alien Life on Ceres With Closest-Ever Dawn Mission

After approving it for its second extended mission back in October, NASA has announced that the Dawn spacecraft will end its mission...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 18 December 2017 - 10:41AM

This Revolutionary Stealth Drone Is Practically Invisible

The problem with stealth aircraft is that they're very rarely completely stealthy.Sure, these planes can hide under certain...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 18 December 2017 - 10:41AM

Is NASA Covering Up an Alien Discovery Surrounding Voyager 1?

Last month, NASA scientists rejoiced as they successfully made an adjustment to the Voyager 1 space probe's engine thrusters for the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 15 December 2017 - 11:41AM

NASA Just Found Our Solar System's Twin by Using AI

Searching the stars for unique phenomena is not an easy process.The problem is that space is simply too big, too diverse, and too...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 5:43PM

Bright Spots on Ceres May Be Evidence of Aliens, Says NASA

Active worlds can turn up in unexpected places. For proof, look no further than the mysterious dwarf planet Ceres.    NASA’s...

Ian S.
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 1:39PM

NASA Launching Farthest Space Exploration in History

When NASA's New Horizons mission reaches its target on New Year’s Day 2019, the flyby will officially be the most distant visit...

Ian S.
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 12:32PM

The Key to Finding Alien Life on Mars Is in Tonga

A new island on Earth may provide scientists with the secret to understanding where life is hiding on Mars, if not other alien parts...

Ian S.
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 11:34AM

We Can't Explain Dark Matter Because It Doesn't Exist, Says New Study

For years, scientists have been fascinated with the specifics of dark matter, an unknowable, incomprehensible form of invisible matter...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 11:24AM

We Finally Know Why Meteors Explode Before Hitting the Ground

Meteors are pretty cool under any circumstances.Whether they're lighting up the night's sky, or setting fire to the entire planet,...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 10:50AM