Science Videos

This Japanese Startup Just Raised $90 Million to Reach the Moon

Move over United States, Russia, and China. A Japanese startup has its sights set on reaching the Moon by 2020, but they are doing...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 11:10AM

Life on Earth Came From Outer Space, Claims New Study

The further we get into exploring the solar system, the more it looks like naturally occurring life is a disappointingly rare...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 11:04AM

Jurassic Park Is Real: Scientists Find Insect Trapped in Amber That Drank Dinosaur Blood

John Hammond has finally been vindicated. Even if Jurassic Park took some liberties with its dinosaurs, we finally have...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 10:29AM

An Artificial Intelligence Is Learning Emotions by Watching 'Up'

How do you teach an artificial intelligence to understand emotion? After all, an AI can't comprehend feelings in the same way that a...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 8:41PM

Dutch Police are Retiring Their Squad of Drone-Hunting Eagles

Bad news, falconry enthusiasts: it turns out this medieval pastime may not become a burgeoning profession once again. At least not for...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 7:25PM

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

Two Scientists Are Turning Hurricanes Into Music

Hurricanes aren't particularly musical, unless you count the sound of car alarms and breaking glass. Other than that, it's primarily a...

Chris Mahon
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

Jupiter's Great Red Spot May Be Dying

"The closer you get to Jupiter, the weirder it gets."That recent quote from NASA's Heidi Becker only begins to scratch the surface...

Ian S.
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 10:40AM

It's Possible to 3D-Print an Extra Pair of Robotic Hands

Sometimes it'd be nice to have a couple of extra hands. Whether you're trying to eat a bag of chips while also holding a can of drink,...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 8:56PM

Geminid Meteor Shower Peaks This Week—Here's How to Watch

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Forget the snow, presents, time with family, and kissing beneath the mistletoe--it's...

Super User
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 1:53PM

How NASA Will Finally Confirm Life on Mars

NASA is looking to bring a little bit of Mars back home to study.   It’s no news the U.S. space agency has been roving and...

Ian S.
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 12:24PM

This New Dinosaur Is So Strange Scientists Thought It Was Fake

With the new Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom hitting theaters next summer, it's about time to add a new dinosaur to the roster. The...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 11:41AM

Did NASA Just Find Alien Life? Kepler Discovery Changes Everything

NASA is preparing to announce the latest discovery made by its planet-hunting Kepler telescope--and the findings could change the...

Ian S.
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 10:58AM

Can Supersonic Planes Save Commercial Airlines?

This might be the understatement of the century: Commercial air flight has room for improvement. This probably isn't a surprise to...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 10:44AM

How to Build a Life-Size TIE Fighter from 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

YouTube star Colin Furze is both an inventor and a daredevil, usually combining those two qualities when he builds things like real...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 10 December 2017 - 5:07PM

Boeing CEO Claims They Can Reach Mars Before SpaceX

It's been said before, but the next big "space race" will very likely be fought between corporations instead of...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 09 December 2017 - 4:40PM

This Plan for Interstellar Space Travel Is So Crazy It Just Might Work

Interstellar space travel has always been more sci-fi than science fact, but that may all just changed forever. A new team of expert...

Ian S.
Friday, 08 December 2017 - 12:39PM

Are Stellar Storms the Key to Finding Alien Life?

We just discovered a revolutionary technique for spotting alien life. Watching for stars spitting into space might be an innovative...

Ian S.
Friday, 08 December 2017 - 12:31PM