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Creating Hallucinations Without Drugs Is Surprisingly Easy

Try this at home, but don't blame us if things get weird.<p>The human brain is a remarkable thing. It can do things our primate relatives are thousands …

The Brain

Earth-Sized Telescope May Let Us See a Black Hole for the First Time Ever

It’s Albert Einstein’s weirdest prediction — that the universe is sprinkled with massive objects so dense that not even light can escape them. Although Einstein was skeptical the theory was true, it has held for over a century. Today, astronomers are fairly convinced that nearly every galaxy …

Universe

5 Vital Lessons Scientists Learn That Can Better Everyone's Life

Scientific breakthroughs may be rare, but they never take place in an intellectual vacuum. Newton’s recognition that he was standing on the shoulders of giants has never been more true than it is today, where the titans of the past have laid the foundations for our vantage point today. Yet the …

Physics

Former NASA Engineer Claims He Saw a NINE FOOT Alien on 1991 Space Mission

A former NASA engineer claims he saw a nine-foot alien while monitoring a space mission in 1991.<p>Clark McClelland was allegedly part of a team based …

In a historic first, NASA spacecraft orbits dwarf planet Ceres

After traveling 3.1 billion miles in 7.5 years, NASA’s Dawn probe arrived at Ceres<p>In a historic first, NASA's Dawn probe reached the dwarf planet Ceres at 7:39 AM EST. After a journey that took 7.5 years to cover 3.1 billion miles, Dawn with be the first spacecraft to orbit a dwarf planet.<p>Ceres is …

Astronomy

New space race concentrates on Mars, extraterrestrial life

<i>Space is more crowded than ever, with an increasing number of nations and corporations getting involved with the exploration of the solar system. Yet</i> …

Space Science

Inside The 'Europa Clipper' Mission That NASA Is Planning To Send Past Jupiter

Jupiter's moon is the best candidate for finding extraterrestrial life; here's how we're going to get there<p>On Monday, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden gave an exciting update on the state of America's space agency, detailing the Obama Administration’s proposal to give NASA $18.5 billion for the …

The Oldest Stars Are a Lot Younger Than We Thought

Astronomers say the very first stars in the universe burst into existence more than 100 million years later than they previously thought.<p>A few hundred million years after the Big Bang, the light from some of the very first stars and galaxies lit up the universe and ended a period known as the "dark …

Universe

NASA Europa robotic mission looking good after boosted 2016 budget

NASA is working hard on a variety of scientific missions and has big plans to send a robotic mission to Jupiter’s moon Europa. Europa has long been …

Astronomy

Black holes do not exist where space and time do not exist, says new theory

(Phys.org) —The quintessential feature of a black hole is its "point of no return," or what is more technically called its event horizon. When …

Black Holes

Kepler discovers our Solar System’s “ancient twin”

NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope has been studying the system they’ve called Kepler-444 for about four years. This system, they say, was formed about …

Universe

NASA’s Year Long Mission Will Determine if Humans Can Go to Mars and Back

Astronaut Scott Kelly will become the first American to spend a year in space.<p>A “key stepping stone” to human exploration beyond Earth will launch in …

Space Science

Three nearly Earth-size planets found orbiting nearby star

NASA's Kepler Space Telescope, despite being hobbled by the loss of critical guidance systems, has discovered a star with three planets only slightly …

Universe

Astronomers Spy "Bullet" Galaxy Blasting Through Other Galaxies

A speedy space collision rips gas from a fast-moving galaxy.<p><b>What's New</b><p>A distant galaxy pierced another group of galaxies like a bullet, astronomers report, in a cosmic collision some 1.4 billion light-years away.<p>Observations from Europe's XMM-Newton X-ray space telescope reveal that the bullet …

Eight new planets might be capable of hosting life

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you're planning on packing up and changing addresses to Kepler-442b or Kepler-438b anytime soon, you can probably put away the moving boxes for now.<p>While the newly discovered exoplanets and their six friends hold the exciting possibility of being capable of supporting life, scientists …

Universe

Most ‘earthlike’ planet is 470 light years away

Starting a new life on a distant planet is the dream of science fiction fans.<p>Now it seems there’s more chance of finding an inhabitable world outside …

Universe