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Out-Of-This-World Space Colonies As Imagined By NASA In The 1970s And Today

Discover these astounding space colonies designed by NASA in the 1970s and the Mars colony they're plotting now.<p>Image Source: …

Space Science

Pope Francis just took a huge step to uniting religion with science

Angry atheist and esteemed biologist Richard Dawkins thinks that religion is for idiots, and philosopher Sam Harris has written that "there are few modes of thinking less congenial to religious faith than science is."<p>But Pope Francis just proposed an alliance between reason and faith.<p>In Thursday's …

Christianity
Space

Mandala: The Inward Journey

The ancient Sanskrit word for circle is Mandala. Mandala art has been used for millennia. It is a path to self-expression, self-awareness and …

Polar bears 'have started eating dolphins due to climate change'

Scientists observe polar bears in Arctic eating dolphins for the first time ever, blaming reduction of sea ice for broadening animals' diet<p>Polar bears have been spotted eating dolphins in the Arctic for the first time ever by Norwegian scientists, who believe global warming could have caused the …

The Mars Curiosity Rover Goes 'In' for Repairs and Takes a Detour

The ongoing adventures of a laser-shooting rover set on climbing a Martian mountain.<p>It's hard to pinpoint the Mars Curiosity rover's coolest superpower, but shooting lasers at Martian rocks to determine their chemical composition is certainly high up on the list.<p>But last year, a wrench was thrown …

Mars Rover

Found: First warm-blooded fish (and we've been eating it for years)

<b>(CNN) —</b> The opah, or moonfish, a large colourful fish living across the world's oceans, has been found to have a warm heart and maintain a high body temperature, according to a report in the journal Science. It's a zoological curiosity and a remarkable evolutionary development for fish.<p>In the cold …

Weird

Bug-inspired Water Pack

This wearable adventure accessory called the Portable Water Storage Unit utilizes bug-biomimicry to harvest water vapor in the driest of areas. …

Most distant galaxy shines light on early universe - Futurity

JOHNS HOPKINS (US) — Astronomers have spotted what could be the most distant galaxy ever …

Found: giant spirals in space that could explain our existence

Why there is any matter at all is one of physics' biggest mysteries. Hints of a spiralled intergalactic magnetic field could solve it

NASA accidently discovers faster-than-light travel

<b>SYSTEMS:</b> Forget the apparent innovation in “space travel” being pushed by the likes of Virgin Galactic and SpaceX, most of the real science in the …

Virgin Galactic

DORA offers a realistic telepresence experience through Oculus Rift

Many commercial telepresence robots are merely screens or iPads on moving platforms. DORA (Dexterous Observational Roving Automaton), however, promises to make users feel like they've been transported to another location when it does become available. The system was created by a team of University …

NASA made an adorable video explaining climate change. l think a lot of people will FINALLY get it.

Here's your Hot Planet 101, courtesy of NASA. Take a minute to watch it, then we'll see how it's affecting life on earth <i>right now.</i><p>If the symptoms of …

Global Warming

Russian scientists discover new species of herbivorous dinosaur - Russia Beyond

Scientists from Tomsk State University have found the remains of an ancient creature enclosed in blocks of stony rocks in southwestern Siberia. It took several years for paleontologists to free bone fragments from sandstone. However, when they were fully engaged in their work, the researchers …

The Best iPad Sketch App, Paper, Is Now Completely Free

Paper used to charge for its collection of brushes, but in a new update, they’re free for everyone.<p>Paper, the preeminent iPad sketching app, has always been free to download, but its advanced brushes and clever color mixer have cost $5 via in-app purchases. Today, all those tools go free, making …

Sketching