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'Hugely Important' Discovery May Finally Explain Dark Matter

Whenever you feel like science has gotten a pretty good understanding of how things work in the universe, it's important to...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 11:18AM

Scientists Say Habitable Planets May Be Orbiting Pulsars

Every new space discovery we make seems to reinforce one thing: the universe is a lot more complicated than the Drake Equation led us...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 10:27AM

NASA is Planning a Mission to Alpha Centauri in 2069

Exploring our current solar system is so passé. At least, it will be in about 50 years.NASA scientists, not content with simply...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 8:15PM

NASA's New Lunar Rover Solves Deep Space Exploration's Core Problem

One of the biggest challenges facing launching deep space missions is one of the most obvious: rocket fuel. It's essential for...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 11:24AM

Alien Life on Mars May Be Hiding Underneath the Planet's Crust

As our exploration of Mars continues, scientists are finding themselves faced with the crushing reality that there probably aren't any...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 10:55AM

Here's What NASA's Deep Space Gateway Will Look Like

Apart from encouraging the dreams of aspiring Martian colonists, plans for the new Space Gateway have put an end to that well-worn...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 18 December 2017 - 11:28AM

Mars and Earth Weren't Always Neighbors, Says New Study

While we may all like to think of Mars and Earth as being best friends forever, two planets side by side that share a lot of...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 18 December 2017 - 11:06AM

NASA Investigating Alien Life on Ceres With Closest-Ever Dawn Mission

After approving it for its second extended mission back in October, NASA has announced that the Dawn spacecraft will end its mission...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 18 December 2017 - 10:41AM

This Revolutionary Stealth Drone Is Practically Invisible

The problem with stealth aircraft is that they're very rarely completely stealthy.Sure, these planes can hide under certain...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 18 December 2017 - 10:41AM

Is NASA Covering Up an Alien Discovery Surrounding Voyager 1?

Last month, NASA scientists rejoiced as they successfully made an adjustment to the Voyager 1 space probe's engine thrusters for the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 15 December 2017 - 11:41AM

NASA Just Found Our Solar System's Twin by Using AI

Searching the stars for unique phenomena is not an easy process.The problem is that space is simply too big, too diverse, and too...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 5:43PM

Bright Spots on Ceres May Be Evidence of Aliens, Says NASA

Active worlds can turn up in unexpected places. For proof, look no further than the mysterious dwarf planet Ceres.    NASA’s...

Ian S.
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 1:39PM

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 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

We Can't Explain Dark Matter Because It Doesn't Exist, Says New Study

For years, scientists have been fascinated with the specifics of dark matter, an unknowable, incomprehensible form of invisible matter...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 11:24AM

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

Geminid Meteor Shower Peaks This Week—Here's How to Watch

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Forget the snow, presents, time with family, and kissing beneath the mistletoe--it's...

Super User
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 1:53PM

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

NASA's Plan to Defend Earth and Mars From an Alien Invasion

In HG Wells' classic sci-fi horror novel War of the Worlds, alien invaders who conquer the Earth are ultimately killed by an...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 11:29AM