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Sun-like star may have devoured 15 alien planets

A distant sun-like star may have devoured a dozen or more of its own Earth-size planets, new research shows.<p>Researchers named the star Kronos, after the Titan of Greek mythology who ate his own children out of fears they'd dethrone him, according to a statement from Princeton University. Kronos …

Space engine for Mars missions shatters thrust record

An advanced space engine in the running to propel humans to Mars has broken records for operating current, power, and thrust for a device of its …

8 Myths About Sugar You Need to Stop Believing

Here's what the science says.<p>We've seen the alarming documentaries, sat through health class lectures, and watched the obesity numbers steadily grow …

How well can seeds survive in space?

If humans want to live on Mars, we’re going to need to grow food. How well can seeds survive harsh, non-Earth conditions?<p>Will we someday colonize …

Microsoft introduces motion controllers for mixed reality headsets

Microsoft's mixed reality headsets will soon have dedicated motion controllers of their own.<p>The company is teaming up with hardware makers to make …

Causes of baldness, gray hair identified

A study of a rare genetic disease may have yielded a cure for hair graying and baldness, after researchers unintentionally discovered the mechanisms …

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Stunning Images Show Dozens Of Gigantic Oval Storms On Jupiter

Scientists confront new mysteries about the largest planet in our solar system.<p>There’s been a lot of news lately about what’s going on at the ringed planet Saturn, including NASA’s Cassini spacecraft’s heart-stopping flight through the relatively small gap that separates the planet’s rings and the …

Ripples in Space-Time Might Indicate That We Live in a Multiverse

Hunting for Extra Dimensions<p>As important as gravity is to us here on Earth, it is actually surprisingly weak in comparison to other fundamental …

Gravitational Waves

The 7 Best Vapes for Beginners

Get your cloud on.<p>So you’ve decided to finally immerse yourself in the incredible world of vaping. Congratulations! You’re probably asking yourself …

'Baby Dragon' Found In China Is The Newest Species Of Dinosaur

Meet <i>Beibeilong sinensis,</i> the most recently identified dinosaur species.<p>The name means "baby dragon from China." The dinosaur had massive feathered wings and a birdlike skull. It probably looked most like a cassowary, flightless birds slightly smaller than an ostrich.<p>But the <i>Beibeilong</i> was much …

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