Teenager Discovered a New Planet on the Third Day of His NASA Internship

Most people sit through countless orientations on the first few days of their job, but one teen discovered a planet — on his third...

Plants Growing Around Mount Everest and Across Himalayas in Another Sign of Growing Global...

Shrubs and grasses are springing up around Mount Everest and across the Himalayas, one of the most rapidly heating regions of the planet. The impact...

Study Finds Severe Childhood Neglect, Deprivation, and Adversity Shrinks Brains

An early life full of neglect, deprivation and adversity leads to people growing up with smaller brains, a study suggests. The researchers at King's College...

British Astronaut Helen Sharman Believes ‘Aliens Exist’ and Could be ‘Here Right Now’

Aliens exist and it is possible they are among us on Earth, the first Briton to go into space has said. Dr Helen Sharman told...

Over 300,000 Hens Die in Fire at Michigan Egg Farm

About 300,000 hens were killed by a fire at a poultry farm in southwestern Michigan, CNN affiliate WWMT reported. Multiple fire departments responded Friday to the barn...

Scientists Find Evidence of Active Volcanoes on Venus

New research led by Universities Space Research Association (USRA) and published today in Science Advances shows that lava flows on Venus may be only a few...

Man Dies After Being Bitten by Great White Shark in Western Australia

A diver has died in Esperance in Western Australia after being attacked by a shark. The WA government confirmed the fatal attack about 1pm near...

Half a Billion Animals Have Been Killed in Australian Bushfires as Crisis Worsens and...

Nearly half a billion animals in Australia’s New South Wales state have been killed by raging wildfires in the last couple months, and the...

Here’s How to Watch the Last Solar Eclipse of the Decade on Thursday

The last solar eclipse of 2019 – and of the decade – is set to take place Thursday when some parts of the world...

How to See the ‘Ring of Fire’ Solar Eclipse This Christmas Evening

Consider it a Christmas gift from the universe to the world: a solar eclipse, the perfect ending to the holiday. This annular solar eclipse --...

Researchers Say Dogs Are Able to Process Numbers in a Similar Way to Humans

Dogs process numbers in a similar way to humans, with brain scans revealing that both man and his best friend use the so-called parietotemporal...

Apple Wants to Bypass Carriers and Beam Data Directly to iPhones

Lookout Verizon, AT&T, and any other carrier out there: Apple is working on a way to bypass carriers and beam internet and other data...

Scientists Find Deepest Point on Land Underneath the Antarctic Ice Sheet

Glaciologists unveiled the latest topographical map of Antarctica, developed by the BedMachine project, which is the most accurate profile of the land beneath the ice sheet....

Deep Solar Minimum on the Verge of an Historic Milestone

The sun is currently in the midst of a deep solar minimum and it is about to reach an historic milestone. So far this...

Deepest Point on Earth Found in Antarctica Under Denman Glacier

The deepest point on continental Earth has been identified in East Antarctica, under Denman Glacier. This ice-filled canyon reaches 3.5km (11,500ft) below sea level. Only...

New Testament-Inspired Role-Playing Video Game “I Am Jesus Christ” Lets Gamers Play Out Jesus’...

A New Testament inspired role-playing video game called "I Am Jesus Christ" is set to be released early next year and will allow gamers...

How Saturn’s Icy Moon, Enceladus, Got Its ‘Tiger Stripes’

Of the strange and unexplained terrains in our solar system, the south pole of Saturn’s moon Enceladus is among the most perplexing. Enceladus is an...

Manuka Honey Could be Used During Surgical Operations to Fight Infection

Honey is not just tasty, it is also really useful in medicine because it has antibacterial properties, which means it can be used to kill...

We Told You So: New Study Says Quitting Social Media Won’t Make You Any...

The idea that social media makes people miserable is so commonplace that it almost goes without saying. A recent study from the University of Kansas...

Newly Discovered Fossils Show Snakes Had Legs, Further Proving Biblical Story of the Fall...

The Biblical story of the forbidden fruit – which discusses how the snake persuaded Eve to taste it, and how she and Adam, who...