Fringe

July 15, 2016

Who’s Out There?—Oxygen Producers?

Final proof may soon be found, proof that we are not alone in this universe. What proof? A biosignature gas? The problem with many proofs is that […]
July 14, 2016

Why NASA's video feed cut away from that 'UFO'

Suspicions are spreading on YouTube and elsewhere that the space agency saw something odd in orbit that it might not want to share with the world. […]
July 12, 2016

A SUPERNOVA MIGHT HAVE ABETTED A MASS EXTINCTION ON EARTH

IT WOULD HAVE SLAMMED THE PLANET WITH COSMIC RADIATION SEVERAL MILLION YEARS AGO An exploding star hundreds of light-years from Earth may have played a role […]
July 8, 2016

THIS COULD BE THE STRANGEST EXOPLANET FOUND YET

Imagine a planet, like Jupiter, but four times heavier. And it’s got a huge orbit, maybe twice as wide as Pluto’s. Oh, and it has three […]
July 7, 2016

Thales Alenia Space Stratobus eyes contract in 2017, Ku/Ka-band frequency OK in 2019

TOULOUSE, France – Satellite builder Thales Alenia Space and six partners are investing their own money, plus grants from the French government, into the Stratobus high-altitude […]
June 27, 2016

NASA Cover Up? City Found On Mars, Conspiracy Theorists Say

There are hundreds of extra-terrestrial conspiracy theories but the most common ones involve NASA most of the time. The premiere space agency has full access to […]
June 23, 2016

SATELLITE WATCHERS FIND AMERICA'S LATEST SPACE SECRET

There are secrets space can’t keep. When the National Reconnaissance Office launched an object into space earlier this month, we knew only rough details: the size of the […]
June 14, 2016

ALIEN CIVILIZATIONS PROBABLY EXISTED BEFORE HUMANS

What are the odds that the universe is home to advanced alien civilizations? Astronomer Frank Drake came up with an equation to help scientists ponder those […]
June 11, 2016

MYSTERIOUS GREEK DEVICE FOUND TO BE ASTRONOMICAL COMPUTER

Thanks to a decade worth of high-tech imaging, the use of the ancient device called the Antikythera Mechanism can now be confirmed. The device, which was […]