Space

NASA Launching Farthest Space Exploration in History

When NASA's New Horizons mission reaches its target on New Year’s Day 2019, the flyby will officially be the most distant visit...

Ian S.
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 12:32PM

The Closest Earth-Like Exoplanet May Not Be Habitable After All

In 1961, the famous Drake Equation strung together seven variables to give an estimate of how many detectable alien civilizations are...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 11:16AM

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

Microbes From Earth Could Put Mars Colonies in Serious Danger

Between rocket malfunctions, loss of air pressure, space madness, xenomorph-infected crewmates, and running out of candy, a thousand...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 10:14AM

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

Is This Interstellar Asteroid an Alien Spacecraft?

If 2001: A Space Odyssey has taught us one thing, it's to stay away from long, monolith-shaped space objects--a lesson Dr. David...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 10:52AM

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

Cassini Reveals That Saturn's Rings Mess With the Planet's Weather

Good old Cassini - the probe that just keeps giving us new information, even after its fiery death.While Cassini may have now burned...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 7:28PM

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

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

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

NASA's Opportunity Rover Survives 8th Harsh Winter on Mars

NASA's Opportunity rover might not be the most famous craft on Mars anymore (the newer Curiosity rover tends to steal that...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 09 December 2017 - 12:34PM

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

2 Ancient Galaxies Just Changed Everything We Know About the Universe

Astronomers peering deep into space are finding star-packed galaxies in a place they didn’t expect, changing everything we thought...

Ian S.
Thursday, 07 December 2017 - 12:02PM

The Oldest Black Hole Ever Discovered Is Defying All Our Expectations

At the center of a distant galaxy, scientists have found the oldest black hole ever discovered, and it's so bizarre it's posing some...

Ian S.
Thursday, 07 December 2017 - 11:06AM

Mars Was Once Wet Like Earth? Not So Fast

The planet Mars has always held a certain amount of fascination among the scientific community.It's long been believed by experts that...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 07 December 2017 - 11:00AM

NASA Confirms Mysterious Fireball Above Florida

Florida residents were stunned on Tuesday night when they looked to the skies and noticed a fireball suddenly streak across the sky...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 07 December 2017 - 10:53AM