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A NASA-funded study of certain rock-forming bacteria here on Earth has produced an incredibly bizarre but likely candidate for life on Mars. The bacteria Sulfurihydrogenibium yellowstonense is a peculiar...

“It’s pretty bad out there having to dodge all that whitebait” Robert Shapley In fact, the court heard, Shapley was under the influence of a prodigious amount of drugs, including...

Capture the flag is a game played by children across the open spaces of a summer camp, and by professional video gamers as part of popular titles like Quake III and Overwatch. In both cases, it’s a team...

NASA said its observations are the clearest yet of stars being “kicked out” and “banished” from their galaxies. The incredible photograph in question was snapped by NASA’s...

The Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica is huge, about the size of France. (Yann Arthus-Bertrand/Getty Images Plus) An ancient rocky structure found at the heart of the Ross ice shelf helps...

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The late Professor Hawking claimed black holes are slowly evaporating in a groundbreaking theory 45 years ago in 1974. His theory said particles could rob black holes of their energy making them disappear...

As the seasons change on Mars, triggering winds, dunes like these slowly move. Martian sand dunes are blowing in the wind — but slowly, and based on factors that don't...

Instead of his usual duties, the 33-year-old spent nearly 20 minute spinning a cushion on his finger. What’s even better instead of getting a verbal warning for time-wasting Morrison’s worker...

“Our officers took the opportunity to record the moment with a selfie in the likely event he could not remember how he got home” Tasmanian Police “On this occasion, police were contacted...

Black holes are the most bizarre and least understood entities in the entire universe. They are an inconceivable amount of matter packed into almost infinitely small space. As a result of these incomprehensible...

You can now tell Alexa to delete your voice recordings: Latest Amazon update will make erasing your history less tedious Amazon now has two new commands to ask Alexa to delete voice recordings Starting...

Frozen in time: Fossils of nearly 300 fish preserved in limestone suggest they’ve been swimming in schools for at least 50 million years Researchers discovered fossil fish in huge group at the Green...

Twitter is working with academic researchers to decide whether it should ban white supremacists from its platform Academics analyzing whether or not to ban white supremacists and nationalists They will...

Profanity-laden broadcasts landed NASA in hot water 50 years ago after Apollo astronauts cursed HUNDREDS of times in a single trip, report reveals Apollo astronauts racked up a shocking 230 curse words...

NASA’s Apollo 11 landed on the Moon on July 20, 1969, just eight years after President John F Kennedy outlined his plan to win the Space Race. The mission saw astronauts Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins...