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How a Watch Saved the Apollo 13 Mission

Everyone remembers "the scene." Ever since Apollo 13 hit theaters in 1995, everyone remembers the moment when the team has to fire...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 11:18AM

We Just Discovered 72 New Galaxies Hiding in Plain Sight

One of the wonderful things about astronomy is the fact that there's always something new to be discovered.Stargazers using the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 10:57AM

Is the UFO in This NASA Video Evidence of an Alien Craft?

A video of NASA archival footage of a 2011 rocket launch is sparking controversy after the discovery of a mysterious white...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 27 November 2017 - 12:04PM

Here's Budweiser's Plan to Bring Beer to Mars

Mars might not be the most hospitable environment, but that may soon change thanks to Budweiser. Anheuser-Busch is planning...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 27 November 2017 - 10:40AM

NASA Drone Race Pits a Human Pilot Against Artificial Intelligence

Out of the many, many projects that NASA is currently working on, a more earthbound task involves research into autonomous drones,...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 26 November 2017 - 1:29PM

This Could Be the Breakthrough Black Hole Research Has Been Waiting For

One of the most mysterious phenomena in the universe, black holes are the subject as much debate as they are fascination for science....

Ian S.
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 - 2:27PM

We Finally Know Why Titan's Polar Vortex Is Freakishly Cold

Saturn's massive moon Titan has a weather pattern unlike anywhere else in the Solar System.   Other worlds, including ours, have...

Ian S.
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 - 1:03PM

Cassini's Final Photo of Saturn Is Stunning

Rest in peace, Cassini. Your contributions to our understanding of the solar system will not be forgotten.It's been two months now...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 - 11:12AM

Juno's Photo of a Giant Storm on Jupiter Is Unbelievable

NASA’s Juno spacecraft caught a glimpse of a monster storm in Jupiter’s northern hemisphere and the resulting photo is nothing...

Ian S.
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 - 12:05PM

Us Military Sending Robots to Space by 2021

We're entering the new age of space travel. As private companies and more and more countries continue to enter space, we're fast...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 - 11:12AM

How NASA Plans to Combat Alien Plagues

A germ arriving from space could mean the end of life on Earth. Then again, a bug from Earth could do the same to life on another...

Ian S.
Monday, 20 November 2017 - 2:39PM

Is Space Dust Spreading Life on Earth to Other Planets?

The building blocks of life on Earth may be launching into space, perhaps seeding other worlds, according to a recent study....

Ian S.
Monday, 20 November 2017 - 1:27PM

Does This Photo Prove We Faked the Moon Landing?

One small step for man, one giant hoax by Stanley Kubrick? On July 20, 1969 at 10:56 p.m., NASA announced to the world that the...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 20 November 2017 - 10:59AM

NASA Is Building Advanced Tools for a Future Mission to Mars' Moons

With all the focus on Mars lately, from NASA's planned rover launching in 2020, to Elon Musk's claims that he can get humans to the...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 19 November 2017 - 11:57AM

NASA Launches a Powerful Weather Satellite for Tracking Storms

You've probably heard tons of jokes about how weather forecasts are always wrong, so we'll leave it to you to pick your favorite....

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 18 November 2017 - 5:35PM

Pluto's Extra Cold Temperatures Are Caused by Its Hazy Skies

Pluto is far colder than it should be. Sure, it's really far away from the Sun, but based on its distance from its primary source of...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 17 November 2017 - 8:45PM

NASA's New Mars Drones Could Make Rovers Obsolete

Robots have turned up exciting discoveries on the surface of Mars, but robotic rovers like Curiosity will only take us so far. What if...

Ian S.
Friday, 17 November 2017 - 3:43PM

NASA: We'll Find Alien Life in the Next 20 Years

NASA scientists have announced they're confident we'll discover alien life in the next 20 years. The hardest part: finding planets...

Ian S.
Friday, 17 November 2017 - 3:05PM

We Just Found a Giant Planet With an Earth-Like Atmosphere

There aren't a lot of planets in our area of the galaxy that have convenient oxygen-rich atmospheres.In fact, this phenomenon is so...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 17 November 2017 - 10:55AM

NASA Releases a Video Guide For Finding Life on Other Planets

As the search for life outside out own planet continues to come up empty, those tasked with finding new friends for us out in the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 6:45PM