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More evidence that the Universe is making lots of massive stars 

Dwarf galaxies may be forming an excessive number of massive stars

Mercury’s crust may be thinner than scientists thought

Venus' crust may be a lot thinner than originally thought, and largely formed by vulcanism

The material science of building a light sail to take us...

We're just beginning to learn what needs to go into a light sail to make it work...a lot more than we thought

New Horizons Probe Is Awake and Ready to Explore the Kuiper...

Poor New Horizons...we don't think there's a Starbucks 4 Billion miles away from Earth

Scientists May Have Found Evidence of the Elusive Sterile Neutrino Particle

Sterile Neutrinos may be responsible for dark matter. Now, physicists may have actually found some.

250 million years from now, the world will be whole again

Just wait 250 million years and you'll be able to walk from Antarctica to Australia, by way of south America, North America, Africa, Europe and Asia

We May Not Need ‘Planet 9’ to Explain Unusual Orbits in...

The highly eccentric orbits of trans-Neptunian planets might be caused by the theoretical Planet 9, or by other Trans-Neptunian objects, like a swarm of dwarf planets

A new answer to the Fermi paradox: “First in, last out”

Zoo hypothesis, multiverse hypothesis, great filter hypothesis and now, the Vogon Construction Crew hypothesis.

Exploding stars shed light on fusion energy

Who'd have thought that heat might be a big factor in what takes place during a fusion reaction?

Understanding this physics law can improve your life dramatically

Constructal Theory...we've got to keep evolving or the end is nigh

Are the outer edges of the universe moving faster than the...

NOTHING can travel faster than the speed of light. Well.....

3D Printed House – Organic, futuristic, homes.

Eindhoven featured prominently in the allies' Operation Market Garden plan to invade Germany during World War II. Most of its historic buildings were destroyed at that time, opening things up for more experimental structures.

Beyond sci-fi: ​Building the bionic body

these days, everyone wants to be "Steve Austin"....

7 Futuristic Things To Do With Your Body When You Die

Once the bionic parts have worn out, you might need to consider one of these options.

ESA Release New Images of Mars Bathed In Icy light

Mars as it has never been seen before.

We’re Getting Closer to Human Cloning. Here’s What’s Stopping Us.

It may not be legal in your country to clone yourself...and other reasons why you can't have clone

NASA’s Juno Mission Provides Infrared Tour of Jupiter’s North Pole

Not to be out done, Juno weighs in with a flyover of Jupiter's pole

Meet Norman, the psychopathic AI – There’s no way this could...

Have programmers forgotten the expression "GIGO"? (Garbage In, Garbage Out)

This Virtual Tour of the Moon in All-new 4K Resolution Will...

Pictures of lunar landers and rovers probably still won't convince the naysayers.

Remember the Time We Bombed the Moon?

Well, hand-grenaded and mortared, actually. More than once. And all the Moon ever did to us was send a few meteorites in our general direction....

Astronomers find fastest-growing black hole known in space

"If we had this monster sitting at the centre of our Milky Way galaxy, it would appear 10 times brighter than a full moon. It would appear as an incredibly bright pin-point star that would almost wash out all of the stars in the sky."

Astronomers discover young exoplanet or brown dwarf around distant star

Whether a Brown Dwarf or a Super Jupiter, this stellar companion is 540 million light years away, and astronomers can see it

With the wrong tilt, Earthlike planets turn into ‘snowballs’ – Futurity

23.5 degrees turns out to be "Just Right" for planets in the Goldilocks Zone

Alien life in the multiverse? Dark energy studies say it’s more...

Dark Matter does not appear to affect star or planet formation, no matter how much or little of it there may be in different universes.

Dallas & Robo | Official Trailer – YouTube

Wow. Ummm. Yeah. And you thought Futurama was a send-up of the genre!

Old Data Reveal New Evidence of Europa Plumes | NASA

All these worlds...except Europa....

Here’s What We Know About The Robots That Might Build Our...

The Japanese ispace company want to start building Lunar Levittowns

NASA Just Unveiled This Awesome, Tiny Helicopter That Will Cruise Over...

If this test works, it will open up a while new era in the exploration of Mars