NASA Looking to Use Cryosleep Technology on Mars Mission

In another instance of science-fiction becoming science-fact, NASA is currently researching how to cut costs for a manned mission to Mars by putting the...

Stanford University Students Develop "Gecko Gloves" That Help Humans Climb Glass Walls

You don't have to be a superhero like Spider-Man to climb on walls. Researchers have developed "Gecko Gloves" that can help humans climb on...

Hitler Used Crystal Meth

Adolf Hitler apparently relied on a stunning array of drugs while ruling Nazi Germany, including one made popular by the show Breaking Bad: crystal...

Japan Nuclear Reacters Near Active Volcanoes Called Unsafe, Could Cause Nationwide Disaster

A prominent volcanologist disputed Japanese regulators’ conclusion that two nuclear reactors were safe from a volcanic eruption in the next few decades, saying Friday...

Study Suggests that Elephants Can Detect Rainstorms 150 Miles Away

Maybe the Weather Channel should start hiring elephants. A study in PLoS ONE suggests the creatures can detect rainstorms happening 150 miles away, possibly...

Remastered Image of Europa Released by NASA

The world gets a new look at Jupiter's icy moon as NASA releases a remastered image of Europa using photos captured by the Galileo...

African Giraffes in Danger of Extinction

In Africa, there are less than 80,000 giraffes. That is 60,000 less than the 140,000 recorded 15 years ago. Poachers and bush meat hunters...

Are Volcanoes Cooling Earth?

We have known for a while that massive volcanic eruptions, which eject massive amounts of gases into the atmosphere, can block enough solar radiation...

NASA Plans to Build Revolutionary Space Telescope Capable of Producing Images 1,000 Times Sharper...

  The concept of a telescope using a giant opaque disk half a mile across to focus light is currently being developed by NASA and...

White House Greenlights NASA Mission to Jupiter’s Moon, Europa

Next stop, Europa! The White House has included an $18.5 billion budget allocation in 2016 for NASA, which includes $30 million to mount a...

Massive St. Patrick’s Day Solar Storm Sets Off Green Northern Lights

A massive solar storm is bombarding Earth now, and it could supercharge the northern lights to offer a better chance of seeing dancing green...

Mysterious Mass of Methane Over Four Corners, USA Being Investigated

Atmospheric scientists – who continue to be baffled as to its source – are now working to locate the origin of a very large...

WATCH: Jeff Bezos’ Space Tourism Rocket Successfully Takes Flight

The dawn of a new era of space travel may be upon us after Amazon's Jeff Bezos successfully tested a vehicle that will take...

Ancient Undersea Volcanoes Discovered Off Coast of Australia

A collection of extinct volcanoes that could be 50 million years old has been discovered off the coast of Australia. Researchers made the accidental discovery...

Kepler-452b: What Would It Be Like to Live on Earth’s Cousin?

Kepler-452b may be Earth's close cousin, but living on the newfound world would still be an alien experience. A group of pioneers magically transported to...

41 of India’s Endangered Tigers Have Died This Year

India’s endangered tiger population has had no respite this year. Up to Aug. 9, 41 tigers have died across the country in 2015, according to...

Astronauts in ISS Capture Rare Photo of Red Sprite

An astronaut took a beautiful photo of Earth at night, below, while flying over Central America in the International Space Station. The moon is in...

Uma Thurman Goes to South Africa to Help Save Endangered White Rhino and Her...

Uma Thurman recently traveled to South Africa on a mission of mercy, to save a female white rhinoceros and her calf. "It’s a spiritual, surreal...

Study Finds That Whales Have Dialects Just Like Humans

Whale researchers and enthusiasts have long known about the loud clicking sounds made by the marine mammal to communicate. Now, new research shows how...

Astronauts Watch ‘The Martian’ in Space

The Martian may not hit theaters until October, but the upcoming movie has already made its premiere — in space. Astronauts on board the International...