Partial Lunar Eclipse Will be Visible for Most of the World — Just Not...

A partial lunar eclipse could be visible from the UK on Tuesday, 50 years to the day since the US mission to put men...

New Research Sheds Light on the Day the Dinosaurs Died

For the first time, we have a detailed picture of what happened in the 24 hours after an asteroid hit the Earth 65 million...

NASA’s Hubble Spots Creepy Face in Space for Halloween

The Hubble Space Telescope sure knows how to celebrate Halloween. Last year, it spotted a bat shadow and a ghost nebula. This year, it's a haunting face with...

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...

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...

Comet Flyby Wreaked Havoc on Mars’ Magnetosphere

Just weeks before the historic encounter of comet C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) with Mars in October 2014, NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN)...

Government Watchdogs Say SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Rockets Are Prone to Cracking

SpaceX may be grounded for a little while. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has raised concerns about the safety of private aerospace manufacturer’s Falcon...

Cassini’s 13-Year Saturn Mission to End Friday

Prepare to say goodbye to Cassini. In the early morning hours of September 15, NASA's 13-year mission exploring Saturn and its moons will come to...

How La Niña Will Affect Winter in the U.S.

La Niña, the cooler sibling of El Niño, is here. The La Niña climate pattern — a natural cycle marked by cooler-than-average ocean water in...

Ancient Shark Found in North Atlantic Believed to be Oldest Living Vertebrate in the...

Researchers have found an ancient shark in the North Atlantic, believed to be 512 years old, which could be the oldest living vertebrate in the world....

When the Gift of Intelligence Becomes the Burden of Alzheimer’s by Paul Arnold

The two most hair-raising moments I have ever had with my dad happened within 10 minutes of each other. A few years ago we...

SpaceX Set to Launch First Internet Satellites on Sunday

On Sunday, a week after launching its huge Falcon Heavy rocket, SpaceX is set to blast off another test of a long-awaited new product. More...

WATCH: Gorilla at Philadelphia Zoo Prefers to Walk Upright to Keep Hands Clean for...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4dPTUa7Kjww A male gorilla at the Philadelphia Zoo is taking a stand against dirty hands by opting to walk on two legs. Matt Yurus reports. SOURCE:...

Conception Using a Dead Person’s Reproductive Cells Raises Host of Legal and Moral Questions

The legal and moral propriety of conceiving a child with a dead person's egg or sperm is among the latest fronts being discussed in...

Bezos’ Blue Origin Launches New Shepard Space Capsule on Highest Test Flight Yet, Bringing...

Blue Origin, the private space company founded by billionaire Jeff Bezos, launched its passenger spaceship New Shepard on a test flight Sunday (April 29),...

Raccoon Scales 21 Stories of Skyscraper in Minnesota, Then Takes a Nap on Window...

A raccoon stranded on the ledge of a building in St. Paul, Minnesota, captivated onlookers and generated interest on social media after it started...

South Africa Unveils Super Radio Telescope

South Africa on Friday unveiled a super radio telescope, a first phase of what will be the world's largest telescope in a project to...

3.7 Acre Roman Settlement Preserved by Sand for Almost 2,000 Years is the Largest...

An 'enormous' Roman settlement has been unearthed in the Channel Islands. The 3.7 acre settlement – the largest ever discovered in the Channel Islands and...

New Study Seems to Push Back on Evolutionists’ Assumptions About Human Ancestry

A landmark study published last month appears to push back on evolutionists' assumptions about human ancestry. DNA analysis of an ancient bone fragment, published last...

Japanese Spacecraft Drops Observation Device On Asteroid

A Japanese spacecraft has dropped a German-French observation device to land on an asteroid as part of a research effort that could find clues...