December 17, 2012

Are we living inside a computer simulation?

The popular film trilogy, The Matrix, presented a cyberuniverse where humans live in a simulated reality created by sentient machines. Now, a philosopher and team of physicists imagine […]
December 16, 2012

The End of the World Is (not) Nigh

Have you heard the doomsday theory about how a rogue planet is going to crash into Earth on Friday and kill us all? Amateur astronomer Bill […]
December 14, 2012

NASA spacecrafts prepare to crash into moon

    LOS ANGELES—After nearly a year circling the moon, NASA’s Ebb and Flow will meet their demise when they crash — on purpose — into […]
December 13, 2012

Brilliant Geminid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight

Skywatchers around the world are in for a treat tonight, as the annual Geminid meteor shower is poised to put on a spectacular show. The Geminids will […]
December 13, 2012

Hazardous' asteroid flies by Earth this week

A five-kilometre wide asteroid is zipping past Earth this week, giving stargazers a show and doomsayers a bit of a scare. The hunk of rock, dubbed […]
December 13, 2012

Soldiers get perfect cover: Invisibility cloak

LONDON: New Harry Potterstyle camouflage fabric that could make soldiers completely invisible on battlefield , by bending light waves around them, has been developed by a […]
December 12, 2012

Why the Dyno-saur went extinct

We all know that 65.5 million years ago an asteroid slammed into the Earth off the coast of the Yucatán Peninsula and wiped out the dinosaurs. […]
December 11, 2012

Potentially hazardous asteroid to fly by earth tomorrow

In two days, Earth is going to have a close call with a huge asteroid, one that, if it were to hit, could easily threaten human civilization as […]
December 8, 2012

NASA: Mayan Apocalypse a Myth, 2012 Won't be the End of the World

Possible teenage suicide pacts and the potential for traumatizing fear in young children has prompted The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to release a video […]