Researchers Discover Two More Possible Habitable Planets Around Nearby Star –...

The two planets look an awful lot like Earth

Rare Supernovas Create Nearly All Heavy Elements in Universe, New Study...

Gold hunters take heed - Collapsars have been identified as the motherlode!

Gas on Saturn’s moon could be ‘free lunch’ for alien life...

Life seems to be breaking out all over...maybe

Table Salt Discovered in Europa’s Icy Oceans

The Exploitation of Space. Now all we need is to get the Space Camels packing along the Space Silk Road....

The Abyss: Jupiter’s Black Spot – Neatorama

Jupiter may have 'holes'.

New Research Reveals How to Combat Muscle Loss During Space Flights

Just what we need; astronauts jacked on testosterone, in an enclosed space for a very long time....

Innovative AI Machine Helps to Discover Signs of Psychotic Breaks

In order to train an AI on psychotic breaks, it was necessary to reactivate HAL

The Very Large Telescope Gets Upgrade in Hunt for Habitable Exoplanets...

A habitable planet in the Alpha Centauri system would certainly revive a lot of "out-dated" science fiction

Aquanaut, an autonomous submarine that transforms into a humanoid robot /...

All Hail Aquabot, our new submersible robotic overlord!

These Bizarre Objects May Have “Seeded” Supermassive Black Holes

The lexicon of "Dark" objects keeps growing. Now we can add "Dark Stars"

Toyota Aims To Put A Mirai Brother On The Moon In...

Moon People - THIS is the rover you've been looking for!

Expert: Future Robots Could Steal Your Children

There's two possible responses to this conjecture and they are "thank goodness!" or "about freakin time!"

The Biggest Concerns About GMO Food Aren’t Really About GMOs

Yeah, well, when you've got a tentacle growing out of your forehead and tomatoes growing from your ears, you may disagree with this piece.

Scientists Are Terrified of SETI Research

They're not scared of what you think they might be scared of

Neom, megacity with its own moon, dinosaurs, and robots, reaches next...

Apparently, not only can you write science fiction, you can build it too

Mars Snow Globe Ditches Snow for Swirling Martian Dust Storm

Now we need a Titan snow globe - complete with raining hydrocarbons

The History of the Apollo Hasselblad, the First Camera on the...

Wally Schirra already owned this camera and realized it would be ideal for space missions. The rest of the story is a history in pictures.

Solar sail test successful so far! / Boing Boing

Sailing through space is a concept that goes back to 1610, but we're probably more familiar with it from stories like Sunjammer (Clarke) and The Mote in God's Eye (Niven-Pournelle)

India Successfully Launches Lunar Lander Toward The Moon

Chandrayaan-2 seeks to land on the Lunar south pole and deploy a rover that will search for evidence of surface ice.

Harvard University has a bold new plan to make Mars livable...

Aerogel could be used to create a solid state greenhouse effect, making it possible to grow plants.

A Jumbo Jet-Sized Asteroid Just Flew between the Earth and Moon

The International Asteroid Warning Network didn't spot this one until just three days before the flyby

A Baby Exoplanet Is Creating Strange Dust Rings Around Its Star

Something deep in space we've never seen before!

U.K. Military Is Getting Serious About Directed Energy Weapons | Digital...

"Warfare is going to look a whole lot more science-fiction". Well, WE could have told you that decades ago!

NASA Discovers Brand-New Crater on Mars

The subsurface rock exposed by the impact could be ICE

Can you learn a new language while you sleep? – Big...

Be careful: If you start doing this, you might not understand anything people say in your dreams. (Wasn't Elron into this?)

Researchers Have Used New “Dark Monopole” Particles in Search of Dark...

Hey! There may yet be hope for Niven's magnetic monopole miners!

Here’s What’s Keeping the Milky Way’s Giant Black Hole at Bay

Dang. Now we'll have to stick with worrying about asteroids that might come clost to Earth

Michio Kaku on genetic and digital immortality – Big Think

MIchio sure knows how to pump up developing tech