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November 29, 2012

Monster Black Hole is the biggest ever found!

Astronomers have discovered what may be the most massive black hole ever known in a small galaxy about 250 million light-years from Earth, scientists say. The […]
November 29, 2012

The Real Six Million Dollar Man

We’ve all, or at least a certain generation of us, have seen “The Six Million Dollar Man.” The TV series is about a pilot, Steve Austin, […]
November 28, 2012

Ask A NASA Astrobiologist About Dec. 21 'Doomsday'

On Dec. 21, 2012, some fear that a rogue planet will collide with Earth and destroy the planet, or that the supposed end of the Mayan […]
November 28, 2012

NASA unveils Saturn's second Pac-Man moon

Pac-Man makes an appearance on one of Saturn’s moons, turning our solar system into one big retro gaming space arcade. Forget Mars! NASA has discovered signs […]
November 28, 2012

Alien hairspray may help us find Aliens

Hairspray might one day serve as the sign that aliens have reshaped distant worlds, researchers say. Such research to find signs of alien technology is now […]
November 28, 2012

Real sci-fi space ships coming at last? NASA tests nuclear engine

NASA has conducted tests of a nuclear reactor intended to generate electricity in space for the first time since 1965, offering hope that humanity may now […]
November 28, 2012

NASA's "History Book"-Worthy Discovery Is Really Just a Big Misunderstanding

Well, this is a letdown. Remember last week when we told you about how NASA’s Curiosity rover had reportedly sent back some very interesting data from Mars […]
November 27, 2012

Elon Musk Wants to Build 80,000-Person Mars Colony

Elon Musk doesn’t just want to send a person to Mars — he wants to send 80,000. According toSpace.com, the billionaire founder and CEO of the […]
November 27, 2012

Veteran Crew to take year long space flight

WASHINGTON — NASA, the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), and their international partners have selected two veteran spacefarers for a one-year mission aboard the International Space […]