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  • Mud cracks on Mars suggest a watery ancient past - Fox News January 20, 2017
    Fox NewsMud cracks on Mars suggest a watery ancient pastFox NewsNASA's Curiosity rover has photographed shallow crevices on Mars that may have formed from ancient mud cracks, yet more evidence that the planet had a watery past. The photos, taken Dec. 20 and unveiled Tuesday (Jan. 17), show a site called "Old ...The $2.4-Billion Plan to […]
  • Freeze-dried food and 1 bathroom: 6 simulate Mars in dome - Hawaii News Now January 20, 2017
    Hawaii News NowFreeze-dried food and 1 bathroom: 6 simulate Mars in domeHawaii News Now(University of Hawaii via AP). In this photo provided by the University of Hawaii, scientists Joshua Ehrlich, from left, Laura Lark, Sam Payler, Brian Ramos, Jay Bevington and Ansley Barnard, pose for a photo before they enter a geodesic dome called Ha.Obama's […]
  • Global Warming Could Steal Postcard-Perfect Weather Days - Sci-Tech Today January 20, 2017
    Sci-Tech TodayGlobal Warming Could Steal Postcard-Perfect Weather DaysSci-Tech TodayGlobal warming is going to steal away some of those postcard-perfect weather days in the future, according to a first-of-its-kind projection of nice weather. On average, Earth will have 10 fewer days of mild and mostly dry weather by the end of the ...US is likely to […]
  • The world may see a mass extinction of primates if humans don't act - STLtoday.com January 20, 2017
    U.S. News & World ReportThe world may see a mass extinction of primates if humans don't actSTLtoday.comIn a bleak new study published this week in the journal Science Advances, 31 top primatologists warn that the planet could see a mass extinction of nonhuman primates as a consequence of human activities. Some 60 percent of species […]
  • Finally, an explanation of strange African 'fairy circles'? - Business Insider January 20, 2017
    BBC NewsFinally, an explanation of strange African 'fairy circles'?Business InsiderWASHINGTON (AP) — The forces behind the mysterious "fairy circles" that dot a desert in southern Africa do not appear to be supernatural, but they are intricate and complex. The formations are circles of land dozens of feet wide that create a stunning ...What's Causing Mysterious […]
  • Air Force to Launch Missile-Warning Satellite Friday: Watch It Live - Space.com January 20, 2017
    Space.comAir Force to Launch Missile-Warning Satellite Friday: Watch It LiveSpace.comA U.S. military satellite designed to detect enemy missiles is scheduled to launch Friday night (Jan. 20), and you can watch the liftoff live online. If all goes according to plan, a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket will loft the third Space ...Atlas V […]
  • Larsen ice crack continues to open up - BBC News January 20, 2017
    BBC NewsLarsen ice crack continues to open upBBC NewsThe crack that looks set to spawn a giant iceberg in the Antarctic has continued to spread. The rift in the Larsen C Ice Shelf has grown a further 10km since 1 January. If the fissure propagates just 20km more, it will free a tabular berg one-quarter […]
  • NASA Mission To Send Probe To Metal Asteroid Worth $10000 Quadrillion - Tech Times January 20, 2017
    Tech TimesNASA Mission To Send Probe To Metal Asteroid Worth $10000 QuadrillionTech TimesThe asteroid 16 Psyche contains iron, nickel and possibly some rare Earth metals such as platinum, cobalt and gold. Its iron content alone could be worth $10,000 quadrillion. ( Arizona State University ). Advertisement. NASA plans to send a spacecraft ...NASA planning mission […]
  • Small moth with yellowish coif named after Donald Trump - Yahoo News January 19, 2017
    Yahoo NewsSmall moth with yellowish coif named after Donald TrumpYahoo NewsA small moth with a yellowish-white coif of scales, dubbed Neopalpa donaldtrumpi and named after U.S. President-edit Donald Trump, is seen in an undated combination photo provided by evolutionary biologist Vazrick Nazari. Courtesy of evolutionary ...New moth named in honor of President-elect Donald Trumpfox6now.comCalifornia scientist names […]
  • These SpaceX Rocket Landing Photos Are Simply Jaw-Dropping - Space.com January 19, 2017
    Space.comThese SpaceX Rocket Landing Photos Are Simply Jaw-DroppingSpace.comIf you needed any more proof that SpaceX is back after last weekend's successful rocket launch, look no more. The private spaceflight company not only launched 10 communications satellites into orbit during its Falcon 9 launch Saturday (the first for ...When One launch is not enough: SpaceX Return […]