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Hubble Finds ‘Electric Soccer Balls’ in Space

This will be having astronomers yelling "GOAL!" instead of "Eureka!"

Astronomers Want to Use Bacteria to Mine Space Rocks

First tardigrades, now this. Seems like we're intent on infecting the galaxy.

Carbon and Its Alternatives: A Look Into Different Possible Lifeforms

Could life be anything other than carbon-based?

The Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole Just Did Something Wild

The Puppeteers have been trying to keep this a secret, like, forever!

Difference between Asteroids and Meteorites

Asteroid, meteor, plantesimal, meteorite - why do space rocks have so many different names?

NASA seeks to break the “tyranny of launch” with in-space manufacturing

Does this herald the beginning of von Neuman machines?

Satellite Spots “First Nearby Super-Earth” That Could Harbor Life

Astronomers expect to be able to tease out signs of life (if any) when new telescopes come on line soon. It's only 31 light years away!

NASA Reveals Glimpse of New SpaceX Astronaut Suits

Spacex now has their own spaceXsuits. (Will everything in space have an 'X' associated with it in our future?)

Something Peculiar Is Happening On Jupiter’s Great Red Spot

It's shrinking! Photos of monoliths at 11

Alternative theory of gravity makes a nearly testable prediction

In light of Dark Matter and Dark Energy, physicists are questioning the standard model of gravitation

The Emerging Industry of 3D Printed Organs Will Become a Billion...

Gentlemen, we can 3D print him. We have the technology. We have the capability to make the world's first 3D printed man

Cosmic Dust Feeds Star Formation in This Week’s Hubble Image |...

71 Million light years away, stars are forming from cosmic dust

NASA Really, Really Needs a New Spacesuit for 2024 Moon Mission

NASA has a mandate to return to the Moon by 2024. They still need a lander and a spacesuit

A.I. Can Spot Galaxy Clusters Millions of Light-Years Away | Digital...

If they're not careful, astronomers could find themselves in the same boat as those Amazon employees being replaced by robots

See a Gargantuan Dust Storm Covering the North Pole of Mars

I keep tell you - space camels are the solution! Dust storm? We don't see no stinkin dust storm!

Team investigates lava tubes as potential moon shelter

Campbell's expedition to the Moon did just that!

Scientists Spot Distant Gas Giant Still Forming New Moons

Never thought we could be so excited by accretion discs

First Actual Photo of Quantum Entanglement Revealed

A picture of spooky action at a distance?

Small Triceratops relative walked on two feet

IN this case, two legs came before four.

Hubble Captures Galaxy With Near-Perfect Symmetry

NGC 2985, 70 million light years away, shows near-perfect symmetry. Orf course, a lot can change in 70 million years.

What Does a Marsquake Look Like?

"Marsquakes" are different from Earthquakes, are different from Moonquakes

New Hubble Data Breaks Scientists’ Understanding of the Universe

Our models of the universe may not be as accurate as once believed.
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Here’s how to prove that you are a simulation and nothing...

A fascinating outcome of all this speculation is that we have no way of knowing what the true reality of existence really is.

The European Space Agency Is Preparing to Welcome a Comet from...

You know what happened the last time they did this? Space Vampires! that's what!
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New research suggests smartphones are causing bone spurs—in our skulls. –...

Not as big a deal as the social disruption they're causing

Medical Laser Discovers Skin Cancer Cells in Early Stages

Dogs can detect cancer too. Me, I'd rather have a dog give me the news than a laser