Space

Huge Underground Lake Of Liquid Salt Water Discovered Buried On Mars' South Pole – Here's Everything You Need To Know

A team of astronomers working in Italy has reported a brimming lake of liquid salt water on Mars. The study broke just this morning...

Scarlett James
Wednesday, 25 July 2018 - 1:17PM

The Milky Way Had A Sister Galaxy, But The Andromeda Galaxy Ate It

If renderings showed just how brutal things actually are in space, museums would have to issue warnings for visitors under a certain...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 25 July 2018 - 10:26AM

Man On the Moon? New Study Suggests the Moon May Have Supported Alien Life

As a child, you probably heard stories and nursery rhymes about the man in the moon and were disappointed when you learned that no...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 24 July 2018 - 2:19PM

NASA Scientists Say Alien Life Can Exist On Europa And We Only Have To Scratch The Surface To Find It

The signs of alien life we've been looking for are inches below the frozen surface of Jupiter’s smallest moon, Europa... And it...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 24 July 2018 - 10:49AM

The Rivalry Between Boeing And SpaceX Could Spell Disaster For NASA As Both Companies Eye Government Contracts And Competition Heats Up

After this latest failure, you have to wonder: are Boeing and SpaceX cutting corners in the race to win more NASA contracts before...

Scarlett James
Monday, 23 July 2018 - 1:48PM

Russia is Sending a Robot Crew to Space In 2019

It's a hard and dangerous job, but someone's gotta do it...or something? It's no secret that Russia (among many other countries with...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 23 July 2018 - 10:59AM

How 17-Year-Old Alyssa Carson Will Become the Youngest Person Ever To Visit Space - And the First to Step On Mars

The youngest person ever certified for space travel is a 17-year-old girl from Louisiana. Alyssa Carson graduated from the Advanced...

Scarlett James
Wednesday, 18 July 2018 - 3:46PM

One of Jupiter's Newly Discovered Moons Is Doing Something Really Weird

If we were to host a system-wide beauty contest among the planets and accepted natural satellites as a valid skill, Jupiter would...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 18 July 2018 - 11:45AM

Bonfire Of Calamities – The MeerKAT Radio Telescope Reveals That Our Milky Way Galaxy Looks A Lot Like Hell

The MeerKAT radio telescope sent new photos of the center of our Milky Way galaxy as a Vulcan forge of energy throwing off heat and...

Scarlett James
Tuesday, 17 July 2018 - 12:55PM

Tourist Flights to Space Next Year: An Updated Timeline of When You Should Pack Your Bags

If you're like us, you've been impatiently waiting for your chance to board a rocket and fly into space since you were a little kid....

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 17 July 2018 - 10:16AM

Martian Arachnids? NASA Images Reveal Seasonal Clusters of 'Spiders' at Mars' South Pole

Before you ask: no, this is not the beginning of one of those big bug movies from the 1950s where insects the size of buildings attack...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 16 July 2018 - 11:40AM

Astronomical Two-For-One: Scientists Eyeing Asteroid Discover it Actually Has an Orbital 'Twin'

Sometimes in life you get more than you bargained for – NASA has just confirmed that a near-Earth asteroid is actually two asteroids...

Scarlett James
Friday, 13 July 2018 - 1:10PM

NASA Found (And Destroyed) Proof Of Life On Mars In 1976 – How This One Study Unraveled The Threads Of Everything We Know

Imagine coming face-to-face with the Loch Ness monster and managing to take a picture of it, only to accidentally drop your phone...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 12 July 2018 - 11:31AM

How the UAE Space Agency Has Done More in Four Years Than Most Agencies Do in a Lifetime

Today marks the United Arab Emirates Space Agency’s fourth anniversary on the world stage as a competitive player in space and...

Scarlett James
Thursday, 12 July 2018 - 10:58AM

The Exoplanet Ross 128 B Is So Close To Supporting Life We Almost Can't Handle It

Exciting new evidence has revealed that an exoplanet 11 short light-years away from Earth may have all the qualities necessary to...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 11 July 2018 - 10:26AM

Dante's Cosmic Inferno: 9 Planets That Could Be Hell

In Dante's Inferno – the first part of The Divine Comedy – the poet describes Hell as a series of nine concentric circles,...

K.S. Anthony
Wednesday, 11 July 2018 - 8:57AM

A Quasar From The Beginning Of Time – Scientists Discover The Brightest Object From Our Early Universe

Quasars are the brightest things in the universe. Astronomers have spotted several of them recently – but the discovery of PSO...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 10 July 2018 - 1:09PM

A Russian Spacecraft Just Delivered Supplies to the ISS in Less Time Than a Flight From L.A. to New York

After two failed attempts, the Russian space agency Roscosmos has successfully sent a cargo freighter to the ISS via a new "fast...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 10 July 2018 - 12:38PM

Cassini Recorded Weird Sounds Flowing Between Saturn and Enceladus: the Moon Scientists Say Could Support Life

During its final orbits around Saturn, which culminated in a fiery, destructive Grand Finale, Cassini managed to pick up something...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 10 July 2018 - 11:58AM

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Says NASA Could Have Gone to Mars in the '60s, But Can't Do it Now

The most basic understanding of what NASA does is daily innovation and research on all things space-related. For outsiders looking...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 10 July 2018 - 10:39AM