Science Videos

How NASA Plans to Combat Alien Plagues

A germ arriving from space could mean the end of life on Earth. Then again, a bug from Earth could do the same to life on another...

Ian S.
Monday, 20 November 2017 - 2:39PM

Is Space Dust Spreading Life on Earth to Other Planets?

The building blocks of life on Earth may be launching into space, perhaps seeding other worlds, according to a recent study....

Ian S.
Monday, 20 November 2017 - 1:27PM

Why Asteroid Mining Is the Future of Space Exploration

The secret to the future of space exploration may be hiding in a Michael Bay movie.There's something wonderfully romantic...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 20 November 2017 - 11:50AM

Does This Photo Prove We Faked the Moon Landing?

One small step for man, one giant hoax by Stanley Kubrick? On July 20, 1969 at 10:56 p.m., NASA announced to the world that the...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 20 November 2017 - 10:59AM

Watch a Meteor Fall to Earth From an Astronaut's Point of View

It's always cool when you look up into the sky and catch a brief glimpse of a meteor as it shoots through the night sky. It's even...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 19 November 2017 - 6:30PM

NASA Is Building Advanced Tools for a Future Mission to Mars' Moons

With all the focus on Mars lately, from NASA's planned rover launching in 2020, to Elon Musk's claims that he can get humans to the...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 19 November 2017 - 11:57AM

Exoskeleton Legs Can Help Soldiers Carry Much Heavier Stuff

Since scientific advancement moves much faster in comic books than in real life, a full Iron Man suit isn't here yet. But if you're...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 18 November 2017 - 12:50PM

NASA's New Mars Drones Could Make Rovers Obsolete

Robots have turned up exciting discoveries on the surface of Mars, but robotic rovers like Curiosity will only take us so far. What if...

Ian S.
Friday, 17 November 2017 - 3:43PM

NASA: We'll Find Alien Life in the Next 20 Years

NASA scientists have announced they're confident we'll discover alien life in the next 20 years. The hardest part: finding planets...

Ian S.
Friday, 17 November 2017 - 3:05PM

Boston Dynamics 'Atlas' Robot Can Do Backflips Like a Pro

There's a good chance you've seen the Atlas robot from Boston Dynamics before. Do you remember that viral video of a...

Jonathan Kesh
Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 8:33PM

NASA Releases a Video Guide For Finding Life on Other Planets

As the search for life outside out own planet continues to come up empty, those tasked with finding new friends for us out in the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 6:45PM

UAE Growing Strawberries and Date Palms on Mars to Seed Colonization

The UAE won't just land on Mars by 2021--it's going to turn the Red Planet green. The United Arab Emirates has Mars on its mind, and...

Ian S.
Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 1:14PM

Here's How We'll Make First Contact If Aliens Are Listening

If math is a universal language, could music be just as good of a way to make first contact with intelligent alien life?A joint effort...

Ian S.
Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 12:05PM

These Cities Are Doomed When the Polar Ice Caps Melt

Mankind is working on borrowed time.Whether or not you believe in man-made climate change (although there's really no reason to...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 11:04AM

A Person's Genes Were Edited Inside Their Body for the First Time

We all have something we don't like about our bodies. Maybe you feel you're too short, or you wish you were less hairy, or you've...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 7:44PM

Engineers Create a Ring of Plasma Which Floats in Open Air

It's always fun when someone manages to do something that should technically be impossible.Despite being told by colleagues that their...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 6:39PM

NASA Wants to Transform Mars Back Into a Green Planet

Mars might be known as the Red Planet, but it doesn't have to be that way. One NASA scientist believes we can make Mars green again in...

Ian S.
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 2:11PM

Russia's AI Killer Robots Will Change War Forever

The future of warfare isn't soldiers on the battlefield--it's artificial intelligence. The Russian military is investing heavily...

Ian S.
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 1:06PM

NASA Just Found the Key Energy Source to Power Mars Colonies

The days of us relying on solar power and rocket fuel for colonizing Mars are numbered. NASA has found a better way. With plans...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 11:40AM

Close-by Exoplanet May Support Alien Life, Looks Just Like Earth

A newly discovered nearby exoplanet that looks surprisingly like Earth may be the best chance for discovering alien life we've ever...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 11:08AM