Thomas Mechaley

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Scientists Just Discovered a Huge Hidden Area in The Great Pyramid of Giza

The Great Pyramids of Egypt have been around for something like 5,000 years now and they’ve been an endless object of human fascination, so you’d …

NASA dares to venture into the darkest shadows of space

The cosmos is a dark, spooky place. More so when you realize that most of the matter in it actually lurks in voids.<p>If there was a dark alley in …

An Introduction to Gravitational Lensing

In the history of astronomy, scientists used many tools to observe and study distant objects in the universe. Most are telescopes and detectors. …

The Most Mysterious Murder in Russian History

Rasputin and the Romanov family<p>Rasputin’s early life never hinted at his future proximity to the royal family. He grew up in a peasant family from …

How to Solve the Information Paradox In the Event a Black Hole Deletes the Entire Universe

In a highly informative yet somewhat terrifying animation, design house Kurzgesagt explains the concept of black holes (see previous video), the …

Black Holes

Are solar eclipses proof of God?

On Monday something will happen in the U.S. that should startle — or at least perplex — anyone who gives it any thought. I am referring to the full solar eclipse you may already be anticipating. To be clear, thinking about what is about to happen has little to do with the sheer visceral experience …

The Eerie Alignment of Ancient Giant Galaxies

New research using Hubble shows these massive, bright objects aligned with their surroundings as far back as 10 billion years ago.<p>The Hubble Space Telescope is the closest thing humanity has to a time machine. It captures light that left galaxies billions of years ago, photographing the cosmos as …

How to Make Your Lucid Dreams Last Longer

Becoming lucid while you dream is actually the easy part, oneironauts. Now we’re going to learn how to hold on to it and make our nightly adventures …

Physiology

James Webb Space Telescope's first science targets announced

NASA officials have announced some of the first targets to be observed by the much-anticipated James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) following its launch …

Telescopes

It’s time to explore Uranus and Neptune again — and here's how NASA could do it

A new report details four missions that could visit the ice giants in the mid-2040s<p>A group of researchers from NASA and various US universities have come up with plans to explore two of the least visited planets in our Solar System: Uranus and Neptune. That’s because compared to the other worlds in …

20,000 Year Old Tablets Revealed The Real Reason Of Our Existence On Earth

Earth is estimated to be about 4.5 billion years old, and for much of that history, it has been home to life in one form or another. Many people …