Space

We are getting a little bit closer to becoming a space-faring species with the latest successful test of the Dream Chaser space plane. (Image:  SNC /  CC0 1.0)

Space Plane Passes Latest Test

Hardcore science fiction junkies might be disappointed by 2017 — we don’t have flying cars or a base on the moon yet. We don’t even have hoverboards, much to the disappointment of Back to the Future fans. Thankfully, we are…

The Orion Constelation.
(Image: A.Dupree, NASA, ESA  via NASA  cc 1.0)

Where Stars Are Born

The birth of a human being has mystified humans throughout all ages and still does today, as it belongs to one of the most mysterious processes we are aware of in nature. What do a mothers womb and nebulas in…

Source of mysterious radio waves detected. (Image:  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

Source of Mysterious Radio Waves Detected

A team of international astronomers has pinpointed the precise position of one of the most mysterious phenomena in the cosmos: a fast radio burst (FRB). As the name suggests, fast radio bursts are short-lived, but powerful, pulses of radio waves…

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Glassy Beads Hint of a Mysterious Missing Crater

Imperial experts have found a “breadcrumb trail” of debris from an 800,000-year-old meteor impact. Around 800,000 years ago, a 20 kilometer meteor collided with the Earth, producing a zone of…

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Space Plane Passes Latest Test

Hardcore science fiction junkies might be disappointed by 2017 — we don’t have flying cars or a base on the moon yet. We don’t even have hoverboards, much to the…

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Where Stars Are Born

The birth of a human being has mystified humans throughout all ages and still does today, as it belongs to one of the most mysterious processes we are aware of…

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Source of Mysterious Radio Waves Detected

A team of international astronomers has pinpointed the precise position of one of the most mysterious phenomena in the cosmos: a fast radio burst (FRB). As the name suggests, fast…