Check Out How Birds Sleep in Mid-Flight While Flying Long Distances
Check Out the Amazing Way Water Boils in Space They say “a watched pot never boils,” but you’re not going to want to miss seeing water boil in microgravity.
Scientists Find Hurricanes Are Moving Faster Than They Used ToIt’s previously been reported that hurricanes are getting stronger, and it seems they’re picking up the pace, too.
Our Galaxy is Surrounded by a Clumpy Halo of Recycled GasHumans aren’t the only ones who reduce, reuse, recycle! Apparently, our galaxy is also in the recycling business.
Scientists Discover Ancient Baby Megashark Nursery in South Carolina
What Would Earth Be Like if it Had Rings?Saturn’s rings are arguably the coolest thing in our solar system, but if Earth had a set, there’d be potential for some destruction.
Amazing ‘Square Waves’ Phenomenon Explained
Elon Musk Projects First SpaceX Mission to Mars in 4 Years
Scientists May Finally Know Why Pluto Has Snowcapped MountainsTurns out, snow forms much differently on Pluto than it does here on Earth!
Worker Ants Lost the Ability to Fly in Exchange For Greater Strength, Study FindsAnts are famous for being able to drag objects several times their own weight, but did you know that worker ants evolved from flying insects? Turns out, those two things might be linked.
NASA Spacecraft Detects Rise in Space Density Outside Our Solar System
More Than 30 Intelligent Civilizations Could Be Living in Our GalaxyResearchers say the search for extraterrestrial intelligent life could provide clues to our own civilization's future and fate.
This is Made Up of Millions of Microscopic 'Teeth'
Unearthed Footprints Tell the Story of Ancient Man Evading Sabre-Toothed Cats and Dire WolvesThese tracks reveal what life may have been like around the end of the ice age.
Scientists Discover Method of Turning Plastic Into Clean Hydrogen FuelCould this save our oceans from plastic “Armageddon”?
Cosmic Particles Provide Clues About How Rain Moves Mountains
‘Corpse Removal’ of Dead Cells Seen in Brains For First TimeOur brains have a system that can clear out dead cells and debris, much like collecting garbage, and scientists have captured this process in a live mammalian brain for the first time.
Weird Video of Earth’s Rotation From a New PerspectiveAstrophotographer Bartosz Wojczyński captured this stunning video in Namibia that shows Earth’s landscape rotating as stars stay still.
Old Faithful Shut off Hundreds of Years Ago, And It Might Again SoonOld Faithful, the famous geyser that’s astonishingly punctual, wasn’t always so reliable, and a new study suggests it might go silent again.
Scientists Find Cows Prefer ‘Live’ Co-moo-nication Over Recorded VoicesIf you’re missing live interactions with other humans during COVID-19, you’re not alone. Apparently, cows also prefer face-to-face chats.
Check Out This Spooky 'Ghost Nebula’ Located 550 Light-Years Away
The Moon May Have Saved Earth Billions of Years AgoScientists say that the moon provided protection for our infant planet billions of years ago.
'Project Iron Soldier' Shows Brain Injuries Can Be ‘Unbroken’ with New Neuro-TechA new study reports the latest breakthroughs from Project Iron Soldier, which is using revolutionary medical technologies to push the limits of brain injury recovery.
Think Mount Everest is Tall? Check Out Olympus Mons on MarsMars is covered in stunning features, but nothing quite compares to the massive Martian mountain Olympus Mons, the largest volcano in the solar system.
An Enormous Balloon Could Soon Take You to the Edge of Space
Scientists Can Now ‘Walk’ Inside Cells Thanks to New VR TechThe revolutionary software could be used to find solutions for fundamental problems in biology and help scientists develop new treatments for disease.
Robot Dolphins Could Be the Future for AquariumsCan you tell the difference between Edge Innovations’ robot dolphin and the real thing?
Here’s What Experts Believe Extraterrestrials Might Be LikeReal scientists weigh in on what an alien encounter might look like.
Mystery Solved! Here’s Why Galaxy DF44 Isn’t Actually Made of 99.99% Dark Matter
Scientists Return From World’s Biggest Arctic Expedition with a Startling DiscoveryResearchers board the Alfred Wegener Institute’s Polarstern icebreaker have returned from the “epicenter of climate change” with a trove of new data and some sobering news.
Hubble Captures Arm-Like Structures Sweeping Across Spiral Galaxy There's more to this barred spiral galaxy than meets the eye.
Check Out This 'Vampire Squid' Turn Itself Inside Out to Avoid Predators
New Device Warns You When You Forget to Social DistanceIt’s not always easy to remember to maintain a safe six feet away from others.
‘Revolutionary’ Wind Turbines Capture Energy Produced by TrafficThink about all that energy just ready to be captured on roadways.
Stratospheric Explorers Send Chicken Nugget to Space
Supermassive Black Hole Has Been Caught Eating 6 GalaxiesThis could explain how such a young black hole got to be so big.
New High Tech Fabric May Someday Replace Air ConditionersElectrospun fabric could be the green cooling option of the future.
Spot Where Neutron Stars Collided Still Giving Off Mysterious Glow 3 Years LaterThis is changing the way scientists look at neutron stars.
At Least 110 People Are Needed to Start a Mars Colony
Koala Fingerprints Are Almost Identical to Human OnesCrime scene investigators have even had trouble distinguishing one from the other.
Birds Could Starve Trying to Keep Up with Climate Change
'Superflares' May Destroy the Chances of Life Surviving on Alien WorldsSolar flares from our sun are one thing, but ‘superflares’ from far off stars are a whole other story.
Extra Artery Found in Human Arms Shows We're Definitely Still EvolvingHumans haven’t managed to develop superpowers, but that doesn’t mean we’re not evolving.
NASA May Still Be Able to Gather Samples from Asteroid Bennu’s Brittle Surface
Have Scientists Ever Directly Taken a Picture of an Exoplanet?Scientists have detected around 4,000 planets outside our solar system, but we typically just see artistic renderings. Has an actual photo of one ever been captured?
Must-see! This Small Tunnel Leads to an Inland Sea Once Used by PiratesOn Malta's Gozo island lies the Inland Sea, one of the best diving spots in all of Europe.
Hubble Captures Hundreds of Baby Stars in Stunning Stellar NurseryTake a look at the blue and fiery orange swirls that show the spot where hundreds of stars just formed.
Humans Share Genes That Allow Zebrafish to Regenerate Their EyesFun fact: zebrafish can actually regenerate eye tissue called the retina that’s crucial for sight, but some mammals share the same genes with that ability.
Astronomers Have Detected the Youngest Baby Planets We've Ever Seen
Colliding Black Holes ‘Chirp’ Multiple Times After Catastrophic EventWhen two black holes collide, they produce one of the most disastrous events in the universe, but the final product emits signals, adorably known as chirps.