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Lunar Lies! American Headlines Are Leaving Out One Vital Fact About Tonight's Blood Moon... And It Won't Please You

It's the top-trending story on Google News' science section and it's making the rounds in headlines across the world. We're talking,...

K.S. Anthony
Friday, 27 July 2018 - 10:51AM

Worms Frozen in Siberia For Over 40,000 Years Have Risen From the Dead

Han Solo may have survived in carbonite for months, and Captain America may have survived being frozen for 70 years, but there are two...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 27 July 2018 - 10:36AM

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

Scientists Just Discovered a New Species of Armored Dinosaur That Would be Right at Home in 'Jurassic Park'

It's not going to save you 100% of the time, but if you could travel with armor on your back all day every day, you'd stand a better...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 20 July 2018 - 10:50AM

NASA Scientists May Have Witnessed A Star Feasting On A Planet For The First Time

Hello, space police? We'd like to report a crime scene. While studying Chandra X-Ray Observation data, NASA reports that a group of...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 19 July 2018 - 11:33AM

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

New Full-Color 3D X-Ray Can See Right Through You

A father and son team of scientists at the Universities of Canterbury and Otago in New Zealand have made history with the first 3D...

K.S. Anthony
Tuesday, 17 July 2018 - 10:17AM

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

Pay Dirt: Sound Waves Accidentally Found One Quadrillion Tons of Diamonds Buried Deep Within the Earth

The biggest payday in history is sitting one hundred miles beneath Earth’s surface. Scientists from MIT – with scholars at ten...

Scarlett James
Monday, 16 July 2018 - 1:45PM

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

Scientists Have Tricked Cancer Cells Into Fighting Each Other Using CRISPR

CRISPR technology has come under a lot more public scrutiny in the past few weeks thanks in part to a cautionary segment by John...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 13 July 2018 - 10:33AM

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

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

Elon Musk Has Built a Sub Made From Rocket Parts to Save Kids Trapped in Thai Cave

Elon Musk has been flirting with the line between eccentric visionary and Bond villain for years, but his latest proposal sounds more...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 09 July 2018 - 11:48AM

UFO In Flight? A Fireball With a Weird Trajectory Lit Up The Sky Over The Midwest Yesterday

For midwesterners, fireworks weren't the only things worth staring up at the sky for during this long holiday weekend. Hundreds of...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 09 July 2018 - 11:41AM

Our Planet Is Being Roasted By Cosmic Rays From This Binary Star System Only 10,000 Light-Years Away

For years, Earth has been bombarded by cosmic rays emanating from a mysterious source astronomers couldn't identify. Now, new...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 06 July 2018 - 1:18PM

We Need Some Space – Why Our Planet Feels Warmer On The Aphelion When We Are Farthest Away From The Sun

Today marks Earth's aphelion, the point in its orbit when we are farthest from the Sun! If you want to be exact, aphelion occurred...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 06 July 2018 - 12:38PM