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UFO In Flight? A Fireball With a Weird Trajectory Lit Up The Sky Over The Midwest Yesterday

For midwesterners, fireworks weren't the only things worth staring up at the sky for during this long holiday weekend. Hundreds of...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 09 July 2018 - 11:41AM

Nightmare Fuel! Spiders Use Electricity To Fly... On Purpose

If you suffer from arachnophobia and clicked on this story anyway, go ahead and add agoraphobia to the list while you set up Amazon...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 06 July 2018 - 12:11PM

The UAE Is Close to Choosing Final Four Astronaut Candidates For ISS With an Eye on 2020 Mars Voyage

Starting this past January, the United Arab Emirate's Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has been conducting interviews to...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 05 July 2018 - 12:07PM

China Reportedly Has Developed a Laser Assault Rifle, But Some Are Calling it a Hoax

When it comes to military-grade weaponry designed to cause maximum damage to a target, mankind has (for better or worse) had that...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 05 July 2018 - 11:02AM

Astronomers Amazed As a Planet Forms Around a Dwarf Star Before Their Eyes For The First Time

Using the SPHERE instrument on the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope (VLT), a group of astronomers led by a team at...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 02 July 2018 - 11:20AM

Real Life 'Predator' Armor? Researchers Make Breakthrough in Quest for Invisibility Cloaking

Despite scientists claiming that a Harry Potter-style invisibility cloak is pretty much impossible, researchers have created...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 29 June 2018 - 1:14PM

Evidence of Alien Technology? Geologist Finds Anomalous Metals Around the Roswell Crash Site

You'd think that after 70 years, the Roswell crash site would be picked clean, but New Mexico geologist Frank Kimbler claims that...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 29 June 2018 - 11:53AM

Breaking: Japan's Mining Probe Hayabusa2 Has Arrived at the Asteroid Ryugu

Today, June 27th, 2018, the Japanese spacecraft Hayabusa2 closed in on the asteroid Ryugu, where it will aim to collect samples,...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 27 June 2018 - 12:42PM

Two NASA Astronauts Spill Their Guts About Vomiting In Space

Between SpaceX, Virgin Galactic, and now Asgardia (the first space nation!), low orbit seems like it's poised to become the next...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 27 June 2018 - 12:12PM

Here's How to Become a Citizen of Asgardia, the New "Space Nation" Founded By a Billionaire

On the heels of Trump's announcement that he wants to make the long-discussed "Space Force" a reality, the fledgling space nation...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 26 June 2018 - 12:38PM

Watch: Asteroid Lights Russian Sky, Raising Questions Of Whether We're Prepared For An Asteroid Strike

Russian home security and dashcam owners were given a light show last week as a meteor approximately 13 feet wide flew overhead and...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 26 June 2018 - 11:48AM

New Technology is Able to Recover Seemingly Destroyed Early Photographs

An early precursor to modern photographs is an often forgotten thing called the "daguerrotype", which could capture light on...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 24 June 2018 - 5:15PM

Astronauts Test Out Sextants to See if the Seafaring Tool Can Be Useful in Space

There's a lot of parallels between ocean voyages and space voyages, mostly revolving around their shared trait of "trained...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 23 June 2018 - 4:25PM

The International Space Station Released a Satellite Which Harpoons Space Junk For Its First Field Test

This small cube which resembles a Borg cube may not seem like much (unless you've seen enough Star Trek: The Next Generation to be...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 23 June 2018 - 1:32PM

An Italian Composer is Assembling a Symphony Orchestra Full of Only Robots

When you think of "futuristic instruments" you probably think of synthesizers just like most other people (even if they've been...

Jonathan Kesh
Friday, 22 June 2018 - 6:30PM

An Experimental Flying 'Dragon' Drone Can Stretch Out and Perform Aerial Acrobatics

As drones continue to grow in popularity, the conventional quadcopter design is easily the most common type of drone you'll come...

Jonathan Kesh
Thursday, 21 June 2018 - 7:21PM

We Just Found the First-Ever Surgeon's 'Limb Pit' From the Civil War

When archaeologists found the site of a barbarian massacre in Denmark last month, we were ready to give that the trophy for Most Gory...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 21 June 2018 - 1:46PM

The Creators of Stonehenge Used the Pythagorean Theorem—2,000 Years Before Pythagoras

If you made it through high school math, you probably remember a2+b2=c2, the Pythagorean theorem.   It's an incredibly useful tool...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 21 June 2018 - 12:41PM

Ramping Up Its New Space Program, UAE Sending Astronauts to ISS for the First Time in 2019

With everything from groundbreaking discoveries in exoplanet science, to bold plans to grow plants on Mars in a modern utopia that...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 - 11:33AM

An Animator Makes a Virtual Tour of Mars Based on Real NASA Data

Until we have an actual drone flying around Mars, our best shots of Martian landscapes come from still photos taken by rovers or...

Jonathan Kesh
Monday, 18 June 2018 - 7:08PM