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Rare Photo of Dark 'Snake Nebula' Lupus 3 Could Finally Solve the Mystery of How Stars Are Born

Far away, deep within the Scorpius constellation, there exists a dark expanse of cosmic clouds known as Lupus 3. The nebula is easily...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 10:59AM

Watch an Atlas V Rocket Launch From the Rocket's POV

Ever wondered what it looks like to sit in a rocket and blast off into space?Thanks to a new "rocket cam" that was installed aboard...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 - 6:40PM

The 7 Best Places on Earth for UFO Sightings

Let's face it: E.T. probably isn't going to randomly waddle into your suburban cul-de-sac like in the movies. If you want to spot a...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 - 11:16AM

Robots Exploring a Volcanic Eruption Make Unexpected Discoveries

Back in 2012, the Pacific ocean experienced the biggest volcanic eruption that the planet had seen in a hundred years. An enormous...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 29 January 2018 - 7:03PM

Bill Gates Wants To Genetically Engineer a 'Super Cow'

In recent years, Bill Gates has started dipping his toes into unusual pools of creativity. The grand high emperor of Microsoft is...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 29 January 2018 - 6:31PM

Newfound Artifacts May Prove Aliens Visited Mexico 5,000 Years Ago

Mexico is experiencing a surge of alien activity, recent reports suggest.Earlier this month, witnesses reported a mysterious craft...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 29 January 2018 - 10:32AM

Ford is Making an Autonomous Police Car That Can Pursue Suspects

Of all the careers at risk of becoming automated, one wouldn't expect the police to find themselves on that list. And while they won't...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 28 January 2018 - 3:30PM

New Astronaut Food Recipe Combines Human Waste and Bacteria

We could start by asking a hypothetical yes-or-no question here, but if you've read the headline, you know the answer would almost...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 28 January 2018 - 1:11PM

A Robotic Exoskeleton Suit is Now Approved by the FDA

Japanese robotics company Cyberdyne may share a name with the fictional company from Terminator that notoriously destroyed the world...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 27 January 2018 - 12:30PM

NASA Almost Lost Their GOLD Satellite in the Earth's Atmosphere

High above us, there exists a point where the Earth's atmosphere ends, and the black emptiness of space begins. Our planet's...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 25 January 2018 - 8:50PM

'Liquid Sunlight' Could Produce Oxygen and Clean Fuel for Future Mars Colonies

Scientists at Berkeley are hard at work creating what they've named "liquid sunlight," a process by which solar light is used to turn...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 25 January 2018 - 10:51AM

'Holograms' Could Become Commonplace With New 3D Image Technique

We'd all love for holograms to be a regular part of daily life. Yes, various attempts have come in the past, but they've all fallen...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - 7:47PM

Watch SpaceX Test-Fire the Falcon Heavy Rocket Before its Big Launch

After years of waiting, SpaceX's giant Falcon Heavy rocket is very nearly ready for its maiden voyage.Elon Musk's spacefaring company...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - 6:25PM

Joint Europe-Russia Space Mission Seeks to Find Alien Life on Mars

The European Space Agency (ESA) is teaming up with Roscosmos, the Russian equivalent of NASA, for ExoMars, an ongoing, long-term...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - 11:33AM

'Massive Golden UFO' Spotted on NASA Orbital Livestream

Conspiracy theorists are accusing NASA of an unprecedented cover-up, following the discovery of footage of what has been described as...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - 10:26AM

Black Holes Are Surrounded by Extremely Strong Interstellar Winds

Everything we knew about black holes could be wrong. Okay, not everything. But there may be a chance, according to new research, that...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 8:13PM

Astronauts Experience a Robot Arm Glitch During an ISS Spacewalk

It sounds like the plot to a sequel to Gravity. Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) ran intro trouble today...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 6:40PM

No One Was Able to Win Google's Decade-Long, $20 Million XPrize Moon Shot Competition

After 10 years (including on extension) and 16 original contenders, it looks like Google's Lunar $20 million Xprize will go unclaimed...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 11:49AM

Geoengineering a Cooler Planet Could Kill Earth's Animals in an Attempt to Stop Climate Change

In theory, the plan to deflect heat from the sun to cool down the temperature of the Earth makes sense, but according to a new study...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 11:11AM

Guillermo del Toro Says His Real-Life UFO Sighting Left Him Surprisingly Disappointed

Recent weeks have seen an increase in the number of people who are willing to discuss alien visitations and UFOs. As it turns out, the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 11:04AM