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Lord Lucan, accused killer aristocrat, declared dead after 4 decades

<b>London (CNN) —</b> The disappearance in 1974 of Lord Lucan, just after he is believed to have killed his children's nanny by mistake, remains one of Britain's most enduring criminal mysteries<p>Speculation about Lucan is on a level with that in the United States over labor leader Jimmy Hoffa, who vanished …

Crime

Samsung's Exciting Galaxy S7 Looks Like This

The Galaxy S7 is going to be one of the most exciting smartphones of 2016. Why? Because it merges best qualities of the stunningly created Galaxy S6 with all the practicality Samsung bizarrely forgot to transfer across from the Galaxy S5. But now images have been leaked Samsung faces one big …

Phones

Europe wants to build a village on the moon

The International Space Station, as amazing as it is, isn’t going to be around forever—or even for very long. Sometime in the 2020s, the program will come to an end. Europe has been thinking about where it will carry out space research after this date, and it’s aiming high. At the moon.<p>We’ve known …

Space Exploration

The Loneliest Galaxy In The Universe

One hundred years ago, Einstein put forth his theory of General Relativity, replacing Newton’s concepts of absolute space and time with a dynamic fabric — spacetime — that would not only curve dependent on the matter-and-energy present within, but would expand or contract depending on some global …

Galaxies

The Hottest Space Porn of 2015

We got up close and personal with a bunch of beautiful space rocks this year.<p>If 2014 made space look easy, 2015 made it look hot.<p>Thanks to boundary-pushing missions that have taken us closer than ever before to a bunch of photogenic space bodies and increasingly high resolution imaging …

How Can Space Travel Faster Than The Speed Of Light?

Light speed is often spoken of as a cosmic speed limit … but not everything plays by these rules. In fact, space itself can expand faster than a …

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 …

Shields Up! How the Earth Got a Force Field

<i>Paul Sutter is a visiting scholar at the Ohio State University's Center for Cosmology and Astro-Particle Physics (CCAPP). Sutter is also host of the</i> …

NASA Satellite Images Reveal The Most Polluted Countries In The World

Satellite images from NASA's Aura satellite have revealed the huge changes in air pollution that have taken place across the globe including …

British astronaut Tim Peake is on his way to ISS

A Russian Soyuz rocket carrying a three-man international crew, including Britain’s first ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut, Tim Peake, blasted off on Tuesday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.<p>The rocket carrying the Soyuz TMA-19M spaceship lifted off at 17h03 local time (1203 CET), …

Boris Johnson abused by cyclists as he opens London's cycle superhighway

The Mayor of London obliviously cycled past commuters making rude gestures at him, as he opened London's first segregated cycle superhighway<p>Boris Johnson obliviously cycled past commuters making rude gestures at him, as he opened London's first segregated cycle superhighway.<p>One cyclist on the cycle …

The Cyber Activists Who Want to Shut Down ISIS

Somewhere in Europe, a man who goes by the name “Mikro” spends his days and nights targeting Islamic State supporters on Twitter.<p>In August 2014, a Twitter account affiliated with Anonymous, the hacker-crusader collective, declared “full-scale cyber war” against ISIS: “Welcome to Operation Ice …

Marvel Would Really Like To Actually Make ‘Spider-Man’ Before Talking Spin-Offs

Now that the masses have gotten what they’ve been clamoring for — plans for Spider-Man to be a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe — they’re already envisioning films with other Spider-verse (we <i>are</i> still calling it that, right?) characters. Talk to Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige, however, …

This brain region manages your daily routine - Futurity

Take a shower, drink coffee, find the keys: Researchers report evidence that a specific area of the brain keeps us on task through everyday sequences.

Your scientific guide to this Sunday's supermoon lunar eclipse

There's a supermoon lunar eclipse coming Sunday night, and it will be one of the coolest and most accessible sky-watching events of the year.<p>A lunar eclipse occurs when Earth's shadow falls on the moon, turning its usually silvery-white surface a dark, coppery red. This happens when the Earth moves …

Astronomy