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Texas Televangelist Gloria Copeland: 'Inoculate Yourself With the Word of God,' Don't Get a Flu Shot

We previously reported on the Genesis II church encouraging its members to drink bleach in order to cure autism, but televangelist...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 07 February 2018 - 10:47AM

Russian Scientists Are Building a Motorcycle For Outer Space

The Russian space agency Roscosmos has recently detailed plans from Russian scientists who have been hoping to build a "motorcycle"...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 - 7:07PM

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Finally Launched Elon Musk's Tesla Into Space

It's finally happened. After years of work (and more than a few failed experiments), SpaceX's brand new Falcon Heavy rocket has...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 - 6:31PM

SpaceX Releases a Dramatic Animation of the Upcoming 'Falcon Heavy' Launch

SpaceX's big moment is almost here: tomorrow's launch of their enormous Falcon Heavy rocket from Cape Canaveral, which will blast...

Jonathan Kesh
Monday, 05 February 2018 - 7:50PM

Leaked Photo Suggests China Already Has a Hypersonic Railgun Superweapon

Between arming their soldiers with laser guns and building space weapons to destroy U.S. satellites, China's been ominously busy...

Justin Joffe
Monday, 05 February 2018 - 10:56AM

An Inner-Ear Evolution Transformed Cheetahs Into High-Speed Hunting Machines, Says New Study

The cheetah is one of the most fascinatingly cool animals on the planet.With a top sprinting speed of up to 60 miles per hour, this...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 05 February 2018 - 10:50AM

Polar Bears Are at Higher Risk of Starvation Than Previously Thought

Polar bears have been a vulnerable species for some time now, and things aren't getting any brighter at the moment. A team of...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 04 February 2018 - 4:19PM

Japan Launches the Smallest Rocket Ever to Carry a Tiny Satellite

While SpaceX might be preparing to launch their gigantic Falcon Heavy rocket, they fell a few days behind a very different milestone...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 04 February 2018 - 12:08PM

10-Year-Old Boy Discovers a Rare 'Lizard Fish' Fossil By Chance

About three years ago, a likely bored ten-year-old boy was touring around a monastery in Colombia when he happened across something...

Jonathan Kesh
Friday, 02 February 2018 - 8:30PM

Mars Curiosity Rover Sends Back Photo of Massive Mount Sharp

While NASA prepares their fancy Mars 2020 rover to be launched in... well, 2020, the previous Mars rover is still running extremely...

Jonathan Kesh
Friday, 02 February 2018 - 7:22PM

Did Apollo 11 Astronauts Spot Aliens Hiding in Craters on the Moon?

The moon is a source of endless fun for the conspiracy theorists of the world.While some claim that humanity has never successfully...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 02 February 2018 - 11:08AM

Astronomers Use Distortions in Space-Time for Record-Breaking Telescope Magnification

We've built some incredibly powerful telescopes, to the point that they don't even look like telescopes anymore: the James Webb Space...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 02 February 2018 - 10:27AM

Russia Wants to Send Tourists to the ISS For Space Walks

Space tourism is very nearly finally upon us as a legitimate, regular business venture.While Elon Musk storms ahead with plans for...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 7:18PM

Weirdly Shaped Galaxies Are More Common Than We Thought

New research on the shape and behavior of large galaxies has been published which may upend everything we think we know about the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 6:43PM

Advanced Universe Simulation Shows How Black Holes Impact Space in Surprising Ways

Anyone who's played a video game in recent years can tell you that our ability to simulate the real world is getting incredibly...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 10:44AM

Humans Have Already Left 400,000 Pounds of Garbage on the Moon

As the world gears up for an increasing rise in space travel, buoyed primarily by commercial endeavors to try and monetize the space...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 7:04PM

MIT Scientists Use Lego Bricks To Build a Modular Experiment

Everyone loves Lego. The world's most popular toy is beloved by children and adults of all ages, and there's a lot that can be...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 6:26PM

Prehistoric NASA Sandstone Proves Dinosaurs and Mammals Interacted With Each Other

Sometimes an amazing discovery is hiding in plain sight. This was the case with a slab of sandstone discovered just outside of NASA's...

Justin Joffe
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 2:21PM

Giant Fireball UFO in Peru Sparks Alien Sighting Rumors

Here at Outer Places, we pride ourselves in being both believers and skeptics in equal proportion.When Peruvian residents saw a giant...

Justin Joffe
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 1:15PM

Epic Panorama Taken by Curiosity Rover Shows 6 Years of Mars Exploration in 1 Photo

After six years of exploring Mars, Curiosity has only traveled a total of about 11 miles across the Martian surface.   Despite the...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 12:34PM