The ESA's Gaia satellite is helping astronomers understand the origins of our galaxy, one star at a time. More than a billion twinkling stars, drifting lazily across the sky as both Earth and our home
Science How our ideas about space and time changed forever. When the theory of relativity appeared in the early 1900s, it upended centuries of science and gave physicists a new understanding of space time.
The TESS mission is slated to launch on Monday Next week, NASA is launching its new exoplanet hunter: a satellite that will stare out at the cosmos searching for never-before-seen worlds. Dubbed TESS,
It rains all over the galaxy. A team of astronomers led by the University of California Santa Cruz has found strong evidence of water clouds on a brown dwarf called WISE 0855—the first time that clouds
Innovation It's a bird. ... It's a plane. ... It's a pod of steel! The future of transportation could be closer than you think as Hyperloop One tested its electric engine in its first open-air demonstration
(CNN) — NASA's Kepler spacecraft is in trouble -- far, far away. The telescope that searches for habitable planets in outer space went into emergency mode 75 million miles away from home, leaving engineers
Imagine that instead of the Sun, Moon, planets and stars in the sky, all you had ever seen was clouds. Not the puffy white ones silhouetted against a blue sky, but the thick gray, expansive stratus clouds
Developed by a team of researchers in China, the material could be one way to deal with the 36 gigatonnes of CO2 we release into the atmosphere each year due to fossil fuel use. Scientists have been struggling
We know dark matter exists, but now comes the hard part: figuring out what exactly it is It makes up a quarter of the universe. Without it, galaxies would fall apart, and stars would spin off into space.
As solar panels and wind turbines spread worldwide, they'll need batteries to store power for times when they don't produce it. Harvard debuts a promising prototype. If you dream of an off-grid house by
In an increasingly crowded world, will we still be able to find respite from one another? Sometimes it’s difficult to fathom that the world could actually become even more crowded than it is today – especially
We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying. The
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