Science

July 23, 2013

NASA scientists take first steps to building faster-than-light warp engine that could make Star Trek a reality

Researchers at the NASA’s Johnson Space Center are convinced they can turn science fiction to fact and prove warp speed might someday be possible. To do […]
July 22, 2013

Faster Than the Speed of Light?

HOUSTON — Beyond the security gate at the Johnson Space Center’s 1960s-era campus here, inside a two-story glass and concrete building with winding corridors, there is […]
July 19, 2013

Who's Out There? Reconsidering the Viking Findings on Mars

In their 2010 book We Are Not Alone: Why We Have Already Found Extraterrestrial Life, Dirk Shchulze-Makuch and David Darling tell the tragic story of Wolf […]
July 16, 2013

Star Trek Science Fiction & Science Fact Navigraphic

Check out this awesome Star Trek Navigraphic from musicMagpie! It features multiple scifi aspects of the show and their real-life counterparts. Star Trek Science Fiction & […]
July 15, 2013

NASA manufactures a 3D printed rocket part

3D printing isn’t only about creating trinkets and toys — it can also help send humans into space. In a watershed move, NASA has successfully tested a […]
July 15, 2013

Fly through a canyon on Mars

Glide through part of the largest canyon on Mars, Valles Marineris, in this stunning colour movie from ESA’s Mars Express. Loading… Valles Marineris is not just […]
July 14, 2013

Space Bacteria Grown Aboard NASA Shuttle Behave in Strange Ways, Scientists Say

Bacteria grown in a dish of fake urine in space behaves in ways never-before-seen in Earth microorganisms, scientists say. A team of scientists sent samples of […]
July 14, 2013

Russian Chelyabinsk meteorite pieces go under microscope

Scientists have released microscopic images of fragments of the meteorite that hit central Russia in February. A team from the Ural Federal University was able to […]
July 9, 2013

Time Travel?

How funny would it be to watch Cleopatra sing “Happy Birthday” to President Kennedy?  Or how remarkable would it be to domesticate a dinosaur? And how […]