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Russia and Western nations staging rival air combat exercises

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered four days of air combat readiness testing on Monday, the third major military exercise staged by the Kremlin in as many months.<p>The drills will involve 12,000 troops, 250 aircraft and nearly 700 artillery pieces and other heavy weaponry and include cruise …

Planet Earth: Facts About Its Orbit, Atmosphere & Size

Earth, our home, is the third planet from the sun. It is the only planet known to have an atmosphere containing free oxygen, oceans of liquid water …

What Sounds Can Be Heard In Space? NASA’s Soundcloud Channel Proves The Universe Is Terrifying [Audio]

If you have ever wondered what outer space sounds like, now you can listen for yourself thanks to NASA. NASA’s Soundcloud channel features a …

SoundCloud

Dawn Spies New Features On Ceres

From 283,000 miles out, the spacecraft is already making discoveries<p>You might think we've thoroughly explored the solar system between the Sun and Pluto, but there is still much terrain we have yet to see. The dwarf planet Ceres is the largest object in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, …

Astronomy

Distant World Has Rings 200 Times Bigger Than the Rings of Saturn

Giant planet is the first found with a ring system like Saturn's.<p>A team of U.S. and British astronomers has stumbled on what may be a giant planet with rings 200 times the size of Saturn's.<p>The distant world, known as J1407b and first noticed four years ago, orbits a star located about 430 …

Life in the Universe May Be Much Older Than We Thought

NASA has discovered a star twice as old as our sun with five Earth-sized planets of its own.<p>One of the greatest questions is whether life exists beyond our pale blue dot. The search extends across space and through the universe’s 13.8-billion-year history. Now, scientists have found five …

Universe

Expect Big Science Projects In 2015, The International Year Of Light

If science and technology gets your blood pumping, expect 2015 to be quite a workout. The calendar should be chock-full of big announcements and …