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NFL sending strong signals to Bay Area leaders that it wants Raiders in Oakland

Even if Mark Davis gets a stadium deal, a move to Las Vegas is far from guaranteed<p>Even prior to Roger Goodell's public remarks last week about the …

8. Gardens By The Bay

This is a nature park in Singapore, but you could be excused for mistaking it for some kind of futuristic Pandora-type world.<p>The Gardens by the Bay …

Get an iPhone 6s for $1 This Weekend

Apple’s iPhone 6s is on sale for just $1.<p>Customers who shop at Best Buy (BBY) stores or on the retail company’s online marketplace will find that …

Pluto's Mysterious Moons Nix and Hydra Come Into Focus in New Images

Images taken by the New Horizons probe during its flyby of Pluto show two of the dwarf planet's moons in far greater detail than ever before. Once mere specks of light to telescopes and more recently a handful of gray pixels, Nix and Hydra have now been imaged with enough definition that shapes and …

How You'll Die On Mars

Many hopefuls have signed up for a one-way ticket to the red planet. But if they aren't prepared, the trip may be a short one.<p>We're on our way to Mars. NASA has a plan to land astronauts on its surface by the 2030s. Private spaceflight companies like SpaceX have also expressed interest in starting …

Asteroid passes by Earth on May 14

But, contrary to some media reports, asteroid 1999 FN53 will not “skim” our planet.<p>A space rock has caused quite a fuss in recent days. Some media …

Dinosaur-killing asteroid caused India’s Deccan Traps?

The asteroid that killed the dinosaurs 66 million years ago might have mobilized an existing volcanic system, causing vast lava flows.<p>The Deccan …

Oakland Raiders on Their Way to Returning to Glory Days

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away (at least that's what it feels like), the Oakland Raiders lived by several tremendous mantras.<p>Pride and poise. Commitment to excellence. And, of course, the gold standard, courtesy of the late, great Al Davis: Just win, baby.<p>To say that the last 12 seasons …

Football (U.S.)

100,000 galaxies scanned for signs of alien life - Futurity

Scientists scanned 100,000 galaxies for mid-infrared radiations, which could indicate the presence of advanced alien civilizations. Here's what they …

Samsung's Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are now on sale in the U.S.

The Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, Samsung's best smartphones ever, are now available for purchase from U.S. carriers.<p><i>Mashable's</i> tech editor Pete Pachal …

Phones

Did 'Iron Rain' Bypass the Moon to Fall Mostly on Earth?

<i>This article was originally published on The Conversation. The publication contributed this article to Space.com's</i> Expert Voices: Op-Ed & …

Galaxies' Gamma Rays May Illuminate Dark Matter - The Nature of Reality — The Nature of Reality | PBS

Dark matter is a riddle: Stars can feel it, but we can’t see it. It makes up 80% of the matter in the universe, yet we can only guess at what it …

New Evidence May Identify Mystery Object at Milky Way Galaxy's Core

New observations may finally reveal the identity of a mystery object circling around the monster black hole at the center of our Milky Way galaxy — …

Black Holes

Changes in Scars From 2012 Mars Landing

<b>Main Animation</b> <b><br>Figure 1</b> <b><br>Figure 2</b> <b><br>Figure 3</b><p>Spacecraft that land in dusty areas of Mars create dark blast zone patterns where bright dust is blown away by …

Dark Matter is Darker Than Once Thought

Using observations from NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope and Chandra X-ray Observatory, astronomers have found that dark matter does not slow down when …

Our galaxy is home to many, many more Earths than we ever thought

So much for being special.<p>Our spiral galaxy, the Milky Way is very, very big. Measuring 100,000 light-years in diameter (or one <i>quintillion</i> …

Giant Alien Planet Has 4 Suns in Its Sky

Planets with four suns in their sky may be more common than previously thought, a new study suggests.<p>Astronomers have spotted a fourth star in a …

Universe

Just Discovered In Australia: The Largest Asteroid Impact Ever

When exactly the massive rock hit Earth remains a mystery<p>A long time ago, a huge meteorite entered the earth's atmosphere in a screaming fireball. In its last violent moments, it split into two massive pieces, each at least 6 miles across, and slammed into the earth, creating twin impact craters …

F-35 Fighter Jets To Get Mysterious New 'Cyberpod' Cyberweapon

World’s deadliest podcast?<p>Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is, for better or worse, the future of American military airplanes. With Air Force, Navy, and Marine Corps versions costing over $100 million each, the aircraft is a jack-of-some-trades designed to replace 10 older models now in …

Aurora May Be Visible As Far South As Tennessee And New Mexico Tonight

A giant solar storm is slamming into Earth, and the results could be pretty<p>Two days ago, a pair of huge coronal mass ejections (CMEs) left the Sun and headed for Earth. This morning at around 10:00 am Eastern time the massive magnetic bubbles of gas slammed into the Earth's atmosphere, interacting …

'Big Hero 6' tops 'Dragon 2' at 2014's worldwide box office

Oscars are nice, but winning the box office might be the ultimate prize for an animated film that’s designed to have mass appeal. <i>Big Hero 6</i> can check …

Animation