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March 29, 2013

Would aliens really play Host with humanity?

With the Stephenie Meyer-authored The Host coming into theaters, that begs the question of whether a body snatching scenario is a likely venue for aliens to […]
March 29, 2013

SpaceX Dragon 2.0 looks like 'alien spaceship,' says Elon Musk

The next version of the Dragon spacecraft built by the private spaceflight company SpaceX will look like something truly out of this world, according to Elon […]
March 28, 2013

FBI comes clean on top X-File: 'We never investigated' Hottel UFO memo

The FBI says it never followed up on the most popular file in its online reading room — a one-page UFO memo that passes along a second- or […]
March 28, 2013

Why a Mars Comet Impact Would be Awesome

When Jupiter’s tides ripped Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 to shreds, only for the icy chunks to succumb to the intense Jovian gravity, ultimately slamming into the gas […]
March 28, 2013

Chris Hadfield: the man with the world’s best perspective

Only a tiny few of us will ever get a chance to go into orbit, to float weightless while marvelling at the sights below as the […]
March 27, 2013

Curiosity Is Back To Work On Mars, But Only For A Few Days

Curiosity Explores Mars On August 6, the largest rover yet-the size of a car rather than a golf cart-will land on the Red Planet. Curiosity is carrying […]
March 26, 2013

A Collection of NASA images from the past

Sit back, relax and take in some of NASA’s most memorable images from the past…. [flickrapi user=”astronautdotcom” get=”photoset” id=”72157633095626342″ size=”z” count=”100″] [fbshare]
March 25, 2013

Who is Afraid of the Big Black Hole

Black holes are violent phenomenon, and there is an element of respect when we consider them, certainly there would be fear if we had to approach […]
March 22, 2013

Scifi to SciFact #8: The Skin Gun

The Skin Gun was developed by Jörg C. Gerlach and colleagues at Stem Cell Systems GmbH in Berlin. After taking a sample of a second-degree burn […]