September 4, 2017

Mysterious signals from distant galaxy spark row over whether they could be from aliens

Mysterious signals detected in a distant galaxy by astronomers working for Stephen Hawking’s project to find alien life have sparked a debate over whether they could […]
August 31, 2017

$100 Million E.T. Hunt Spots 15 Mysterious Light Flashes

A $100 million search for intelligent aliens has spied 15 bizarre, repeating flashes of light coming from a distant galaxy. The galaxy — a dwarf known as […]
August 30, 2017

Cassini hints at young age for Saturn’s rings

The spectacular rings of Saturn may be relatively young, perhaps just 100 million years or so old. This is the early interpretation of data gathered by […]
August 26, 2017

So, You’re Still Interested in Astronomy: LIFE

Hello again. Last time out, we took a brief look at one avenue where scientists at NASA are concentrating their efforts to help broaden our understanding […]
August 25, 2017

ASA Has Big Plans for AI on Mars and Beyond

Imagine an interstellar probe where the spacecraft can pick its own orbit, take its own pictures, and send probes down to the surface of a far-away […]
August 24, 2017

Scientists are solving the mystery of Earth’s therm

Our planet can control its climate—very slowly. Life on Earth has survived vast changes in climate, from a warm period 450 million years ago, when most […]
August 23, 2017

Elon Musk reveals first official photo of SpaceX space suit

The suit actually works and more details are coming First picture of SpaceX spacesuit. More in days to follow. Worth noting that this actually works (not […]
August 22, 2017

This Bioengineered Yeast Can Turn Astronaut Urine Into Food and Plastic

Finding novel ways to generate helpful compounds from the waste products of astronauts will enable them to sustain travel into deep space. A tiny organism has […]
August 18, 2017

Cassini Enters Final Phase of Its 13-Year-Long Orbit of Saturn

On Monday the probe made the first of five passes through Saturn’s upper atmosphere, initiating the last phase of its “grand finale.” After orbiting Saturn for […]