Water

August 13, 2016

Venus may have once been habitable: NASA

Ancient Venus may have been habitable, according to a new NASA study that suggests that the planet had a shallow liquid-water ocean and cooler surface temperatures […]
November 25, 2015

Largest Water Reservoir in the Universe

Located over 12 billion light years away exists the most massive water reservoir in existence—which contains almost 140 trillion times the amount of water in all […]
November 18, 2015

Who’s Out There—NASA’s Astrobiology and More

On September 29, NASA described its astrobiology program to a Congressional House Committee, emphasizing its need for a joint effort from varied academic disciplines and the development […]
July 23, 2015

'Earth 2.0' found in Nasa Kepler telescope haul

A haul of planets from Nasa’s Kepler telescope includes a world sharing many characteristics with Earth. Kepler-452b orbits at a very similar distance from its star, […]
April 30, 2015

Signs of Subsurface 'Alien' Life Found in Antarctica

An airborne survey of a presumably dry Antarctic valley revealed a stunning and unexpected interconnected subsurface briny aquifer deep beneath the frozen tundra, a finding that […]
June 10, 2014

The Most Extreme Environments Where Alien Life Could Be Found

There may be as many as 100 million habitable worlds in the Milky Way. But just what, exactly, are the requirements for life? And what are […]
February 11, 2014

NASA Finds Clues That There's Flowing Water On Mars

At this point, the evidence is pretty convincing that there was once free-flowing water in abundance on the surface of Mars, so much so that the […]
January 6, 2014

Astronauts Work to Make Water That Burns

Here on Earth we can use water to put out most fires, both because it helps prevent easy contact with oxygen in the air and reduces […]
August 21, 2013

Astronaut Tells Of Near-Drowning On Spacewalk

An Italian astronaut who nearly drowned in his helmet during a spacewalk last month has shared details about the terrifying experience and how he devised a […]