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Scientists Still Don't Know What Caused The 'Eye of The Sahara'

Probably not aliens.<p>For millennia, the Eye of the Sahara was hiding in plain sight. That's because this huge and mysterious geologic formation is …

Mars Curiosity Rover Finds Clues to Genesis of Ancient Lake and Peak

Geological observations from NASA's Curiosity rover have helped scientists come up with a scenario for the creation of a lake that's bigger than Salt Lake and a mountain that's higher than Mount Rainier on ancient Mars.<p>The scenario suggests that water could have filled much of 96-mile-wide …

Earth Science

Nasa prepares Orion for second launch attempt on Mars mission

Nasa is to make a second attempt to launch its “Mars spacecraft”.<p>The Orion crew capsule is being touted by the US space agency as the essential first step in its ambition to land humans on Mars by the mid-2030s.<p>If it goes ahead as planned, Friday’s test launch will be uncrewed. The capsule will …

The Surprising Reason Neil Armstrong — And Not Buzz Aldrin — Was The First Person On The Moon

Most people assume that NASA always planned for Armstrong to be the first person to step out onto the moon because of his rank. Armstrong was commander of Apollo 11 and Aldrin was the lunar module pilot. Michael Collins stayed behind in lunar orbit as command module pilot.<p>In a recent Reddit AMA, …

Happy anniversary Curiosity! Rover marks first Martian year on Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover celebrates a Martian milestone this week -- its first full Martian year exploring the Red Planet. And to celebrate, it captured that cute selfie you see above.<p>Years pass more slowly on Mars than they do here on Earth. Because Mars is farther from the sun than we are, it takes …

Apple said to be working on ‘mainstream’ Smart Home hardware

With iPhones in pockets, Macs on desks, iPads in bags, and iWatches soon coming to the wrist, Apple is said to be eyeing another category for continued growth: Smart Home hardware. The Cupertino-company is said to have assembled a team to work on various hardware products for the home that deeply …