The BOSS is big. Really big. Yuuuuuge. So big that when a star is born on one side of the BOSS, it takes a billion years for the light to reach the other side. So big that comparing the BOSS to the next
A novel technique involves counting stars' twinkles. Twinkle, twinkle little star. It turns out that the increasing and decreasing brightness of some stars might hold clues to their host galaxy's age,
Adolescents assigned to a mindfulness meditation program appeared to have improvements in memory in a recent study. "These results are consistent with a growing body of research in adults that has found
View this post on Facebook In an experimental first, scientists reported Wednesday that they have grown about 170 human vocal cords in a lab, starting from cells taken from four surgical patients and cadaver.
Let's hope it's not on the five year plan. NASA wants to send its 6-foot-tall, 290-pound humanoid robot R5 (which also goes by the more intimidating name "Valkyrie") to Mars and other extraterrestrial
Nasa has released the first image taken from its new deep space satellite DSCOVR If Carl Sagan was impressed with the Pale Blue Dot, he would have been equally blown away by this incredible image (launch
A Texas TV station says it has obtained a voice mail from a call Sandra Bland made from jail in which she told a friend that she couldn't believe what was happening to her. The Illinois woman was charged
NASA's planet-hunting Kepler Telescope has spotted the first roughly Earth-sized world orbiting in the "Goldilocks zone" of another star – offering perhaps the best bet so far for life elsewhere in the