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Crater found under Greenland’s ice among the 25 largest impact craters on Earth

An international team led by researchers from the Centre for GeoGenetics at the Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen,

The South Pole Is Slowly Cooking From Below

Antarctica's Shackleton Ridge at sunset.NASA/John Sonntag It’s hard to imagine, but Antarctica wasn’t always covered in ice. This huge continental landmass,

Watch SpaceX launch and land a used Falcon 9 rocket

After a month-long break from spaceflight, SpaceX is slated to perform another rocket launch and landing out of Florida this afternoon,

Study Finds Weird Interstellar Object ‘Oumuamua Is Indeed a Smol Boi

Scientists have learned more about ‘Oumuamua, the hunk of matter that is the first known interstellar object to ever be detected

Bad Weather Forces NASA, Northrop Grumman to Delay Cargo Launch to Space Station

The Northrop Grumman Antares rocket carrying the Cygnus NG-10 cargo ship stands atop Pad-0A of NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops

Restricting E-Cigarette Flavors Endangers Public Health: New at Reason

Richard B. Levine / NewscomCritics of the vaping industry portray the flavors that the Food and Drug Administration wants to ban

That time a bunch of underwater mines exploded and the sun was the only suspect

Explosives going off without warning is bad news for… well, for everybody. So imagine the U.S. military’s alarm when, on August

Climate change likely caused migration, demise of ancient Indus Valley civilization

Credit: CC0 Public Domain More than 4,000 years ago, the Harappa culture thrived in the Indus River Valley of what is

Pluto should still be considered a planet

Pluto was considered a planet until 2006, when the International Astronomical Union changed the definition of a planet and reclassified it

Juno’s Latest Pic of Clouds on Jupiter Is an Absolute Stunner

Jupiter’s North Temperate Belt, as photographed by the Juno spacecraft on October 29, 2018.Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS/Kevin M. GillThe largest planet in our

This is what a sunrise on Mars sounds like

Scientists know a lot about Mars, at least when it comes to what it looks like. Sound, on the other hand,

How to drive a robot on Mars

Some 78 million miles (126 million kilometers) from Earth, alone on the immense and frigid Red Planet, a robot the size

Study Results Shed Light on Supermassive Black Hole Collisions

Adaptive optics help correct the blurring effect on light created by Earth’s atmosphere. W. M. Keck Observatory’s laser guide star adaptive

Auction features Armstrong-owned memorabilia | Newsline

FILE – This undated file photo provided by NASA shows Neil Armstrong. The family of Neil Armstrong, the first man to

U.S. astronaut ready to blast off

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A U.S. astronaut said Friday she has no qualms about riding a Russian rocket next month despite

NASA signs off as Russia moves up its next launch after October rocket failure | U.S. and World News

The Russians move fast. After one of their rockets malfunctioned last month, triggering an automatic abort, Roscosmos, the county’s space agency,

Stephen Hawking’s wheelchair just went up on the auction block, you won’t believe how much it sold for

Joel Ryan, Invision Professor Stephen Hawking arrives on the blue carpet for the UK premiere of The Theory Of Everything at

Gravity Map Reveals Tectonic Secrets Beneath Antartica’s Ice | Smart News

Geologists have done pretty well piecing together the history of plate tectonics, or how sections of Earth’s crust have pinballed across

SpaceX wants to fly some internet satellites closer to Earth

SpaceX is revising its satellite internet initiative, Starlink, and it now hopes to operate some of its spacecraft at a lower

Stephen Hawking’s wheelchair sells for $393,000 at auction

In this Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 file photo, documents and files by Stephen Hawking the personal and academic possessions of Stephen

This 13.5-Billion-Year-Old Star Is a Tiny Relic from Just After the Big Bang

The newly identified star located within the yellow box of this image is half of a binary. Credit: ESO/BELETSKY/DSS1 + DSS2

One of the oldest stars in the universe found

 11/7/2018One of the oldest stars in the universe is quietly hiding out in the Milky Way some 2,000 light-years from Earth.

World’s Oldest-Known Figurative Paintings Discovered in Borneo Cave | Science

Hidden in a remote cave buried in the inaccessible rainforests of Indonesian Borneo, a series of rock art paintings are helping

Will We Ruin Mars Before We Even Land on It?

By David Weintraub, Professor of Astronomy at Vanderbilt UniversityThe closest place in the universe where extraterrestrial life might exist is Mars,

Starman driving Tesla Roadster beyond Mars now, SpaceX says

0 Starman driving Tesla Roadster beyond Mars now, SpaceX says SpaceX recently updated the status of Starman aboard the Tesla Roadster

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