Fringe

January 23, 2013

Timelapse Video Of A Meteor Shower?

A few hardworking filmmakers from indie film company Sunchaser Pictures trekked out to Death Valley‘s remote Eureka Dunes during the Geminid Meteor Shower peak in mid-December, […]
January 21, 2013

Finding ET

Seth Shostak is an astronomer, specifically a radio astronomer. That is, he looks at radio signals coming from space from various cosmic objects. But a while […]
January 19, 2013

NASA Sends Mona Lisa to the Moon on a Laser Ride

Man-in-the-Moon, meet humankind’s most enigmatic Earthly smile, courtesy of NASA. The U.S. space agency’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) scientists this week beamed an image of the […]
January 18, 2013

Extraterresterial Life Exists

If a group of scientists are correct, tiny fossils uncovered inside a meteorite found in Sri Lanka in December are proof of extraterrestrial life. In a […]
January 12, 2013

This Isn’t the Petition Response You’re Looking For

An online petition demanding the President Barack Obama administration build a Death Star like the one in Star Wars reached 25,000-plus signatures last month, a threshold obliging the government […]
January 11, 2013

Let's Put An Asteroid In Orbit Around the Moon

In 2010, President Obama set a sky-high goal for NASA: to send a team of astronauts to visit a near-Earth asteroid (NEO) by 2025. But rather […]
January 9, 2013

Alien Earth: What It Will Mean to Find Our Planet's Twin

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Finding Earth 2.0 is just a matter of time, and the discovery will likely transform the way we think about our place […]
January 9, 2013

Giant Squid Captured on Video in Ocean Depths

After years of searching, scientists and broadcasters say they have captured video images of a giant squid in its natural habitat deep in the ocean for […]
January 9, 2013

Black Hole Releases Massive Belch

While innocently surveying the Cosmos, astronomers serendipitously stumbled across a particularly uncouth galaxy. NGC 660 unleashed an epic belch, an event that we could see 44 million […]