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Lift-off for lichen: Simple moss-like growth could be the solution to space travel woes by creating rocket fuel on Mars Lichens contain fungi and algae or bacteria and they can produce hydrogen gas   Hydrogen...

Mountain peaks are seen from NASA’s Operation IceBridge research aircraft in the Antarctic Peninsula region, on November 4, 2017, above Antarctica. (Mario Tama/Getty Images) Two...

World War I’s terrible legacy: chemical weapons One century after the unforgiving horrors of chemical weapons were first unleashed with abandon on the modern day battlefield, they are still shockingly...

Hear what the final moments of World War I sounded like Using ‘sound ranging’ technology from World War I experts were able to recreate what the final moments of the war sounded like. Picture this:...

The surreal and impressionistic storm on Jupiter captured in the new image took place in the planet’s North Temperate Belt. NASA’s Juno spacecraft has captured a stunning new image of storms...

These planets are not tethered to a star and dwell in perpetual darkness, wandering the galaxy all by themselves. Earlier this year, the Inquisitr reported on the discovery of a giant rogue planet floating...

WASHINGTON — Under a canopy of poplar and oak trees, a team of geophysicists surveyed the forest floor for century-old wartime relics. They positioned an electromagnetic scanner atop the carpet of leaves...

Researchers recently concluded that a 10,000-year-old skeleton in Nevada, believed to belong to the world’s oldest naturally preserved mummy, represents that of an ancestor of a modern-day Native...

This week, Hubble set its sights on a blue dwarf galaxy in the Corona Australis constellation. The Hubble Space Telescope is back in action. After a short hiatus from science work, the spacecraft has been...

The bird that has baffled scientists: Weird warbler is THREE species in one Bird is the offspring of a hybrid warbler mother and a warbler father from an entirely different genus The strange combination...

Amazon is reportedly splitting its second headquarters, known as HQ2, in two locations. Each would have about 25,000 new workers. The company reportedly wants to put half of HQ2 in Long Island City,...

Amazon finally signs deal with Apple to offer everything from iPhones to Beats headphones on its site Firms fell out in 2015 when Amazon banned sales of Apple devices Apple hit back by not allowing Amazon’s...

Data from the defunct GOCE satellite has shown the remains of lost continents hidden under Antarctica. While Antarctica may be the least understood continent on Earth, things are changing now that satellite...

Flu season is underway and if you’ve ever wondered how contagious you are if you keep going to work when you’re sick, some research might make you want to stay home. Researchers studied...

Alexander Gerst spotted a circular rainbow down on Earth from his perch on board the ISS. Flying some 250 miles above the Earth’s surface, the astronauts on board the International Space Station...

UNLV geologist Stephen Rowland discovered that a set of 28 footprints left behind by a reptile-like creature 310 million years ago are the oldest ever to be found in Grand Canyon National Park....