In case you haven't noticed, NASA's lease on the International Space Station is about to expire, and moving day is just around the corner. Russia plans to begin disassembling the International Space Station
But in recent years, efforts have begun to simplify the search for intelligent life. Thanks to the efforts of groups like the Breakthrough Foundation, it may be possible in the coming years to send "nanoscraft"
Mars is very different from Earth, but it has a lot of things in common with our world, too, including a temperature range common to what we find near our polar regions, a roughly 24-hour day, polar ice
The Red Planet is going to be very close to Earth this week. (Relatively speaking, that is.) On May 30, Mars will be 75 million kilometers away from Earth, the shortest distance between the two planets.
Whenever the question is asked, "what is the highest point on planet Earth?" people naturally assume that the answer is Mt. Everest. In fact, so embedded is the notion that Mt. Everest is the highest on
Remembering to turn the gas off, or water the plants before a weekend away, can prove an impossible feat when the mind is churning with other tasks. But Harvard University has uncovered a simple ‘brain