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
Your guide to the planets once crowned "the most earth-like planet yet." The announcement was handed out today: We've found a planet like Earth around a sunlike star. This particular planet, Kepler-452b,
The most detailed pictures captured of the satellite have been beamed back to earth by the New Horizon spacecraft Nasa has released the most detailed picture yet taken of dwarf planet Pluto, captured the
What is the Rosetta mission? Rosetta is a ground-breaking £1 billion mission launched in 2004 to chase, orbit, and land on a comet. It's coming to an end today after 13 years. The spacecraft spent 10 chasing
An alleged member of the group claiming responsibility for the DDoS attacks that took Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network down for hours on Christmas Day was arrested this week in the United Kingdom.
Robin Williams (AP/Dan Steinberg) The hallucination-causing disease may have contributed to his decision to commit suicide November 13, 2014 3:37pm (UTC) According to his official autopsy, actor and comedian
Changing Planet Astronomers are moonstruck! The man in the moon, we learned just last week, formed from dark flowing lava over three billion years ago, instead of a long supposed giant asteroid impact.
Since 1990, graphic designers Steven Heller (New York Times art director for 33 years) and Gail Anderson (former art director of Rolling Stone) have compiled books about typography and illustration. In
Once again, caturday has arrived, so I thought I’d take this opportunity to share a lovely time lapse video I stumbled across a few months ago. This video shares one person’s view of the seasons outside
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Mount St. Helens is nowhere near another eruption, but new magma is rising underground, heaving the volcano upward and outward by the length of a fingertip, researchers said in Anchorage
With a monumental detector powering up for a new generation of experiments, Rana Adhikari, a Caltech physicist, is chasing down these elusive signals. He tells PopMech what gravitational waves are, why
How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift