Mysterious Radio Burst Traced to Galaxy 4 Billion Light-Years Away

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, something mysterious launched a burst of radio waves into the cosmos. Last September, that...

Ancient Palace Ruins Emerges from Reservoir in Iraq Amid Drought

A 3,400-year-old palace has emerged from a reservoir in the Kurdistan region of Iraq after water levels dropped because of drought. The discovery of the...

Sad: Some Seniors Suffering from Loneliness are Turning to Robot Dogs for Companionship

When her aunt passed away last November, Carrolyn Minggia, 64, felt isolated. The Brooklyn Heights resident had moved from Philadelphia to NYC four years...

Moon Rocks and Dust Are Released for Scientists to Analyze for the First Time...

A treasure trove of hundreds of lunar rocks procured in the first-ever human moon landing are now available to select scientists to analyze for...

Elon Musk Mistook ‘Blood Moon’ for Red Planet in New SpaceX Tweet

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has said there’s a good chance he will retire on Mars. But before leaving Earth, the space entrepreneur still has a lot...

Paris Plans to Have Flying Taxis ‘in Time for 2024 Olympics’

Visitors to Paris may soon be able to arrive in the city center in style, traveling by flying taxi. Aircraft manufacturer Airbus is working with French transport operator...

NASA Curiosity Rover Detects Large Amount of Methane on Mars, Hinting at Possibility of...

NASA’s Curiosity rover detected an unusually high amount of methane—a gas that is usually produced by living things—on Mars in a measurement conducted on...
NASA's Deep Space Atomic Clock, seen here in an artist's illustration, will test out new technology to for deep-space navigation. (NASA)

NASA to Launch Deep-space Atomic Clock that Could Transform Space Exploration

NASA is set to launch an incredible new atomic clock into orbit on a Falcon Heavy Monday (June 24) in a technology demonstration mission that could...

Scamp the Tramp is the Winner of 2019 World’s Ugliest Dog

This is Scamp the Tramp. He was just crowned the World's Ugliest Dog! Scamp won over the judges of the Sonoma-Marin Fair in California with his...

‘Frankenstein’ Babies Whose Genes Were Edited by Scientist Are ‘Secretly Born in China’

Scientist He Jiankui was condemned around the world last year where he brazenly announced in a YouTube video he had produced the first gene-edited...

Russia Starts Releasing Whales from ‘Jail’ in Country’s Far East After International Outcry

Russia on Thursday started the process of releasing almost 100 valuable orcas and belugas that have been held for months in what became known...

Earth is Approaching ‘Meteor Swarm’ That May Have Caused the Tunguska Explosion of 1908

A swarm of meteors heading toward Earth could have the potential to cause a catastrophic impact, a new study from Western Ontario University says. The...

Over 260 Bottlenose Dolphins Found Dead Along Northern Gulf of Mexico Since February

Scientists are trying to determine why more than 260 bottlenose dolphins have been found stranded along the Northern Gulf of Mexico since the beginning...

Why Everyone Wants to Silence the Outside World

The mute button was invented in 1956 by Robert Adler, an Austrian-born engineer working for the Zenith Radio Corporation in Chicago. It was one...

Severed 16-inch Head of Giant Ice Age Wolf, Almost Twice the Size of a...

Scientists have unveiled the severed head of a huge Ice Age wolf baring its teeth, which dates back more than 40,000 years. The snarling beast...
FILE - In this Wednesday, July 8, 2015 file photo, herring are unloaded from a fishing boat in Rockland, Maine. A study published Tuesday, June 11, 2019 finds a warmer world may lose a billion tons of fish and other marine life by the end of the century. The international study used computer models to project that for every degree Celsius the world warms, the total weight of life in the oceans drop by 5%. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)

Study Says Warmer Ocean Waters May Reduce Sea Life by 17%

The world’s oceans will likely lose about one-sixth of their fish and other marine life by the end of the century if climate change...

Facebook Building Massive Solar Farm in West Texas

Facebook is building a massive solar farm in West Texas that’s believed to be one of the largest solar projects in the nation and...

Crater from Ancient Asteroid Discovered Off Coast of Scotland

The spot where an ancient asteroid hit the United Kingdom some 1.2 billion years ago has been tracked to a location under the sea...

Will Belief in Extraterrestrials Replace Faith in God?

More than half of Americans believe in a God, with the figure for those who believe in aliens only slightly lower. One professor, who...
This recent NASA image shows the face of the sun looking blanker than usual.

NASA Says Sun Has ‘Reached Solar Minimum’, Surface is Ominously Calm

The surface of the sun is normally a roiling, super-heated hellscape. But Nasa images have revealed that the face of our star is looking ominously...