Mitchell Young

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Thirsty Thursday: Good News, There Will Be Beer On Mars

The ‘King of Beers’ brand prepares to expand its reign to the Red Planet.<p><b>It’s a well-known fact that water is in short supply</b> <b>outside of Earth</b>. And …

Is India planning to brew beer on the Moon?

Unusual question was asked in Indian Parliament.<p>Indian politician Sisir Adhikari recently quizzed government ministers on their intentions for …

Let The 10th Doctor Teach You Einstein's General Relativity in 3 Minutes

Who better to explain space-time?<p>On 14 March 2017, the world celebrated what would have been Albert Einstein's 138th birthday. But while all of us …

This new Periodic Table shows the astounding origins of every atom in your body

In the first episode of his famous TV series about space, "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage," the late astronomer Carl Sagan wastes no time dramatically setting the stage.<p>"The surface of the Earth is the shore of the cosmic ocean," Sagan says. "Some part of our being knows this is where we came from. We …

British Astronomers Find Nine 'Monster' Stars

The cluster of stars around 170,000 light years from Earth is the largest group of very massive stars ever identified.

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NASA Plans to Start a "Large-Scale" Fire in Space by Setting an Unmanned Spacecraft Alight

For science!<p>If the human race is ever going to be successful in spreading out beyond planet Earth, a lot of pioneering and experimental work needs to …

Astronomers find dark globular clusters

They believe there’s unexpected dark matter – or black holes – in the mysterious clusters orbiting the center of the giant galaxy Centaurus …

Dead Galaxies Perished by ‘Strangulation,’ Astronomers Find

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Comedy vs. anti-science: 10 amazing videos that show how humor can make a difference

From Colbert and Oliver to Sarah Silverman and Louis CK, comedians are torching anti-science activists with aplomb<p>In the latest version of America's long-running culture wars, conservatives (and even some liberals) have zeroed in what once might have seemed like an unlikely target. While all the …

Just how fast is Mario, and how far does he run in Super Mario Bros.?

Running enthusiasts, next time you complete a 5K pat yourself on the back and say to yourself, "I just finished <i>Super Mario Bros.</i>"<p>Extrapolating the distance of each level, assuming Mario's small size and his stride are those of an average man, Nick Greene of Mental Floss calculated that Mario runs …