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NASA Crashed Another Plane Today

Totally on purpose<p>Earlier this afternoon, another NASA plane crashed into the ground. On purpose. It’s been a big summer of NASA hurtling objects into the earth, with NASA deliberately crashing a Cessna in July, and earlier this week releasing a compilation of flying machine destruction footage. A …

NASA photos of Earth: Comparing the planet 1972 to 2015

The 1972 "Blue Marble" photo of Earth offered a previously unseen view of the world: A single image of the planet lit by the sun. In an instant, the image became iconic.<p>Since that time, many satellite photos of Earth have been taken in different ways and from different views. Usually, because the …

Bruce Rauner

We just got a step closer to genetically engineering human babies, thanks to this powerful lab technique

But the new technique, which has been called the "biggest biotech discovery of the century," comes with side effects, including dangerous mutations, or genetic tweaks, that could result in disease or even death.<p>Now, scientists think they've found a way to prevent some of these unintended …

World's most famous climate scientist outlines an alarming scenario for planet's future

The research is slated to appear online this week in Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussion, an open-access journal published by the European …

Stephen Hawking Says 'God Particle' Could Wipe Out the Universe

Stephen Hawking bet Gordon Kane $100 that physicists would not discover the Higgs boson. After losing that bet when physicists detected the particle …