NASA Picks 9 Astronauts for First Manned U.S. Space Launches Since 2011 for Boeing,...

NASA on Friday named nine astronauts for the first manned space launches from U.S. soil since the space shuttle program ended in 2011. The National...

SpaceX Signs Up First Private Passenger to Fly Around the Moon on Big Falcon...

The first human to fly around the moon since the storied astronauts of the Apollo era will get there on SpaceX's next-generation Big Falcon...

8-Year-Old Girl Discovers Pre-Viking-Era Sword in Lake in Sweden

While swimming on her summer vacation, an eight-year-old girl wrested what she thought was a stick from a lake in Sweden. Instead, it turned...

Adorable Moment a Golden Retriever is Surprised with his New Baby Brother

This is the adorable moment a golden retriever was surprised with his new mini-me little brother. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6345513/Adorable-moment-golden-retriever-surprised-new-seven-week-old-brother.html#v-4132790710941236649 The footage, filmed in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, captured the moment...

NASA Spacecraft Travels Toward Tiny, Icy World Beyond Pluto

LAUREL, Md. (AP) — The NASA spacecraft that yielded the first close-up views of Pluto hurtled toward a New Year’s Day rendezvous with a...

Study Says More Than One Reality Exists

If you've ever questioned the nature of your reality, a new study suggests that there are actually two different versions of it — at least at...

NASA Study Says the Moon is Shrinking and Shaking

The Moon is shrinking – and shaking as it does, according to new Nasa data. Over the last decade, scientists have established that as the inside of the Moon cooled,...
From left to right: Prof. Udi Qimron, Dr. Ido Yosef and Dr. Motti Gerlic. (Photo credit: TEL AVIV UNIVERSITY)

New Israeli Research May Allow Humans to Choose Their Baby’s Gender

Israeli scientists have demonstrated the ability for mammals to mate and produce only female babies. A similar system based on identical principles could produce...

Chinese Lunar Rover Finds Unexplained ‘Gel Like’ Substance on the Dark Side of the...

Yutu-2, the autonomous rover launched from China's Chang’e-4, has sent back photographs of a bizarre ‘gel like’ substance on the surface of the Moon...

Study Finds Air Pollution is Significantly Linked to Miscarriages in China

Researchers in China have found a significant link between air pollution and the risk of miscarriage, according to a new scientific paper released on Monday. While...

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...

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...

Volcanic Eruption in Hawaii Forms Smiley Face

It takes more muscles to frown than to smile, but it took a volcanic eruption to see nature's grin. Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, one of the...

US Decision to Exit Climate Agreement May Spell Doom for Small Island Nations

To small island nations where the land juts just above the rising seas, the U.S. pulling out of the Paris global warming pact makes...

Study Suggests Volcanoes Helped Cause the Downfall of Ancient Egyptian Empire

Sun-choking debris cast off by volcanoes more than 2,000 years ago starved headwaters feeding the Nile river and hastened the downfall of ancient Egypt’s...

Everything You Need to Know About December’s Supermoon

You have probably heard that this Sunday’s full moon will bring the biggest and brightest of the year so far. December 3rd’s Full Cold...

DNA From Skull of Alaskan ‘Sunrise Girl’ Could Shed Light on How Humans First...

Ancient DNA extracted from the skull of a six-week-old baby girl whose 11,500-year-old remains were unearthed in a burial pit in central Alaska is...

SpaceX Launches Satellite Aboard Used Falcon 9 Rocket

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket using a previously flown first stage shot away from Cape Canaveral Wednesday afternoon -- 60 years to the day...

SpaceX Launches Its 50th Falcon 9 Rocket Into Orbit

In less than a decade, SpaceX has gone from launching its first rocket vehicle into space to flying its workhorse Falcon 9 rocket a...

Archaeologists Discover 81 New Ancient Villages in the Amazon

The settlement looked like little more than 11 mounds of earth surrounded by a sunken ditch. But if Jonas Gregorio de Souza closed his...