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An 130m-wide asteroid is set to skim past Earth tomorrow at a distance of just 203,453km (126,419 miles). The asteroid, known as "2010 WC9" was detected by astronomers after it was originally...

A recent study pointed out the main flaw of NASA’s current technique in confirming exoplanet candidates spotted by Kepler – the agency’s formulas do not take potential instrument errors into...

A team of Japanese scientists used a visual search experiment to prove humans have the ability to perceive things beyond the limits of the visual field. Our brain constructs a 360-degree world. According...

Were the mysterious bluestones of Stonehenge transported all the way from Wales by ancient humans, or is there another explanation, as a new book by a British scientist claims? Among the numerous mysteries...

2010 WC9, dubbed the ‘lost’ asteroid, will whiz past Earth at half the lunar distance. A big asteroid is due to dart past Earth on Tuesday, coming at about half the distance between our planet...

This relic of the primordial solar system is the first carbon-rich asteroid ever detected so far out from the Sun. Astronomers have long theorized that during the early chaotic days of our solar system...

A three-girl team from Benjamin Banneker Academic High School in Washington D.C. made it to the finals of the NASA-sponsored OPSPARC 2018 science competition. Seventeen-year-old Bria Snell, India Skinner...

The Mars Helicopter will hitch a ride on the Mars 2020 rover and become the first aircraft to fly on an alien planet. NASA is dreaming big and then it quickly rises to the challenge (pun intended). Aside...

SpaceX successfully launched the Bangabandhu Satellite-1 on the maiden voyage of its new and improved Falcon 9 rocket. The highly-anticipated launch of the “Block 5” Falcon 9 rocket finally...

The new proposal is the first time in 25 years that the government has been willing to fund the search for alien life. In a surprise move that has shocked scientists, Congress is now proposing to give...

US Army reveals it is teaming up with Uber to develop designs for ‘silent and efficient’ flying taxis Uber and the Army have partnered to fund and research quiet rotor technology Goal is...

The upgraded Falcon 9 rocket is now set to launch today, at 4:14 p.m. EDT (20:14 UTC). Elon Musk will have to wait for at least another day to see his company’s newest Falcon 9 rocket soar to the...

Although LISA isn’t expected to launch until 2034, scientists are excited about the observatory’s potential discoveries, including the aforementioned binary systems. It won’t be another...

Yesterday, SpaceX launched an upgraded version of its Falcon 9 rocket that featured lessons learned from over two years of space flight. According to a Florida Today report, the Falcon 9 Block 5 launched...

NASA and Uber will be forming The Urban Air Mobility program (UAM) to conduct research on the future of these revolutionary flying cars. The idea of flying cars may no longer be something that is associated...

From secretly watching your kids to tracking their every move: The terrifying ways smart toys can be used by hackers Children’s smart toys like Hello Barbie and Furby Connect can be easily hacked Privacy...