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Trump’s space bill promises humans on Mars by 2030s. Elon Musk isn’t happy

Donald Trump has passed the first US law in seven years that outlines Nasa’s long-term future. It stipulates that the space agency will continue to …

Should Pluto Be A Planet? Dwarf Status Should Be Promoted, Scientists New Campaign Says

Hovering on the edge of the solar system, Pluto has undergone something of an existential crisis since being discovered 87 years ago. The icy sphere …

Finally, an Astrophysics Model Even Your Stoner Friend Will Love

The Milky Way isn’t just stars orbiting a black hole—it’s loaded with dust and debris, floating with reckless abandon in the space between solar …

Universe

Mars' Dark Streaks May Be Caused by Dry Landslides, Not Water

Mars' intriguing dark streaks may not be evidence of liquid water after all.<p>These long and narrow features, known as recurring slope lineae (RSL), …

A chance for the Pluto-huggers? Scientist leads effort to restore underdog's planetary stature

Ejected a decade ago from its place among the planets, the distant, icy world of Pluto still has its admirers.<p>The runt of the litter and ninth in …

Astronomers Discover Giant Magnetic Fields Created By Collision Of Galaxy Clusters

The universe is a big place populated by big things. Galaxy clusters — massive structures formed over millions, or even billions of years, as smaller …

Missouri will be prime viewing spot for summer's solar eclipse

“It is the most spectacular thing you will ever see. Once you see it, you will never forget it,” Astronomy magazine senior editor Michael Bakich promises viewers of the first total solar eclipse to cross the United States in 38 years.<p>To celebrate, Bakich is planning “the biggest event on Earth” in …

Travel

Massive Martian Slopes May Harbor Ice

Strange surface features sprawled around the bases of steep slopes on Mars point to the presence of ice on the planet's surface, according to new …

Imaging

Scientists ‘discover’ more than 100 planets in our solar system

Most of us grew up learning that there are nine planets in our solar system. Back in 2006 that all changed, when Pluto was demoted from being labeled …

NASA Experiment Could Solve a Mystery About DNA in Space

While we all want to travel, live, and bang in space, there are some pretty major things to consider, such as the fact that our sentient flesh …

Space Science

Where You Live May Determine How You Die. Oregon Leads The Way.

Americans who want to ensure they have a say in how they die should examine the lessons of Oregon, a new analysis suggests.<p>Seriously ill people in …

Health Care

13 mortgage facts that might surprise you

These nuggets of knowledge are not only interesting, but they can save you many thousands of dollars, too, when it comes to getting or paying off a mortgage.<p><i>"[I]f he doth not pay, then the Land which is put in pledge upon condition for the payment of the money, is taken from him for ever, and so</i> …

Personal Finance

Ten MLB players who broke out after leaving their first team

Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta is a prime example how some players need a change of scenery to excel. Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports<p>When MLB …

Pentagon Warns Employees Not To Stream NCAA Tournament

Today is the day when you will get very little done at the office. In that it is much like every other day, except today you have the supremely valid …

Why Seniors Could Be In Jeopardy If Trumpcare Becomes Law

According to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) estimates published earlier this week, 14 million more people would not have health insurance in 2018 under the American Health Care Act (AHCA) than under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). In 2020, the number of uninsured would be expected to increase …