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The man who can send you to Mars

Think you’ve got the right stuff to make it to Mars? Richard Hollingham talks to the man selecting astronauts for a privately funded mission to the Red Planet.<p>This is the pitch: a perilous one-way journey to a dead, distant world, leaving your family behind for the rest of your life, before dying …

Could The Milky Way’s Black Hole Be A Wormhole? Study Says It’s Possible

Could our Milky Way galaxy contain a wormhole that humans could travel through? A new study from the Annals of Physics says yes, theoretically. …

Alien UFO Cover-Up? NASA Shuts Livestream As Gigantic UFO Appears Near ISS, Blogger Claims

UFO hunter Toby Lundh is causing a stir among alien UFO believers with the claim that on Jan. 6, 2015, NASA cut abruptly its live stream after a …

Universe's fastest stars could hit light speed

Our sun orbits the Milky Way's centre at an impressive 450,000 mph. Recently, scientists have discovered stars hurtling out of our galaxy at a couple …

Scientists did not break speed of light - it was a faulty wire

Physicists who shocked the scientific world by claiming to have shown particles could move faster than the speed of light have admitted it was a mistake due to a faulty wire connection.<p>It was Albert Einstein who proposed more than 100 years ago that nothing could travel faster than the speed of …

Astronomers Discover Planet Identical To Earth With Orbital Space Mirror

WASHINGTON—In what many are hailing as the most significant development in the history of space exploration, NASA scientists announced Thursday that …

How NASA Could Help Humanity Make 'Interstellar' a Reality

The space epic "Interstellar," out in theaters this weekend, presents a dire vision for the future of humanity. Climate change has ravaged Earth, …

Interstellar follow-up: Movie science mistake was mine.

Phil Plait writes <b>Slate</b>’s Bad Astronomy blog and is an astronomer, public speaker, science evangelizer, and author of <i>Death From the Skies!</i><p>Every now …

After 'Cosmos,' Neil deGrasse Tyson Dives Into Science of 'Interstellar'

If you want to learn about the science behind a blockbuster movie like "Interstellar," astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is your man.<p>Tyson's the one who pointed out that the constellations were all wrong in the "Titanic" — which shamed director James Cameron into fixing the stars for the movie's …