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End of World: Sun Will Burn the Earth in 5 Billion Years

End of World: Sun Will Burn the Earth in 5 Billion Years

It is being said that the planet earth’s death will eventually occur as the sun swells to 100 times its original size. A dying...

16 hours ago, 2:21pm CST

Earth to Have 25 Hours Long Days as Rotation Slows

Earth to Have 25 Hours Long Days as Rotation Slows

Scientists are saying that a slowing down of the planet’s rotation may cause longer days in the long-term future....

2 days ago, 8:44am CST

Donald Trump Plans to Cut NASA’s Earth Science Funds

Donald Trump Plans to Cut NASA’s Earth Science Funds

Donald Trump is adamant and plans on putting a kibosh on NASA’s climate change research activities. He wants deep space explora...

3 days ago, 5:02am CST

Google Timelapse Shows How Earth Changes in 30 Years

Google Timelapse Shows How Earth Changes in 30 Years

Google satellite timelapse images have truly shown the mirror to humanity regarding the level of destruction and devastation wr...

4 days ago, 5:30am CST

NASA Spinoff 2017 Shows Space Technology Used Daily on Earth

NASA Spinoff 2017 Shows Space Technology Used Daily on Earth

NASA technology is not just for outer space purposes. Many if its spinoffs have come in handy in various objects on earth....

4 days ago, 4:44am CST

Global Warming could Trigger the Release of 55 Billion Tons of Carbon from Earth Soil by 2050

Global Warming could Trigger the Release of 55 Billion Tons of Carbon from Earth Soil by 2050

A new analysis has found that warming temperatures can release billions of tons of carbon trapped inside the Earth soil and can...

1 week ago, 5:15am CST

NASA's ISS-RapidScat Earth Science Mission Ends Operations

NASA's ISS-RapidScat Earth Science Mission Ends Operations

NASA’s International Space Station Rapid Scatterometer (ISS-RapidScat) Earth science instrument mission has apparently wound up...

Nov 30 2016, 6:25am CST

Biggest Fault on Earth Discovered

Biggest Fault on Earth Discovered

The discovery could help explain why a 7 km-deep abyss beneath the Banda Sea off eastern Indonesia was formed....

Nov 29 2016, 12:23pm CST

Deepest Water Ocean Found 1000 KM Below Earth's Surface

Deepest Water Ocean Found 1000 KM Below Earth's Surface

A large reservoir of water that lies 620 miles beneath the planetary surface may evaporate soon leading to the end of life as w...

Nov 26 2016, 8:36am CST

SpaceX Wins Contract to Launch NASA Earth Science Satellite in 2021

SpaceX Wins Contract to Launch NASA Earth Science Satellite in 2021

SpaceX has signed a contract with NASA and will launch its Earth Science satellite in the year 2021....

Nov 23 2016, 5:23am CST

China's Manned Shenzhou-11 Spacecraft lands on Earth

China's Manned Shenzhou-11 Spacecraft lands on Earth

Beijing, Nov 18 (IANS) China's Shenzhou-11 space mission, with two astronauts aboard, landed on Friday in Inner Mongolia, af...

Nov 18 2016, 7:47pm CST

China's Manned Spaceflight begins Return  to Earth

China's Manned Spaceflight begins Return to Earth

China's manned spaceflight Shenzhou-11 began its return to the Earth on Thursday after separating from the Tiangong-2 space la...

Nov 17 2016, 8:00pm CST

Stephen Hawking: We Have 1,000 Years Left on Earth

Stephen Hawking: We Have 1,000 Years Left on Earth

Scientist Stephen Hawking has said that the only way we can escape mass extinction is to find another planet - and it look...

Nov 17 2016, 1:22pm CST

Google Earth VR Lets You Be Superman

Google Earth VR Lets You Be Superman

The Earth VR app lets you fly through cities and around sights. Best VR app yet....

Nov 17 2016, 10:54am CST

Stephen Hawking Says Humans Will Not Survive Another 1000 Years on Earth

Stephen Hawking Says Humans Will Not Survive Another 1000 Years on Earth

The genius physicist, Stephen Hawking declared recently that humanity will not survive another millennium on the planet....

Nov 17 2016, 10:20am CST

Project Blue Space Telescope Will Find Another Earth With Crowdfunding

Project Blue Space Telescope Will Find Another Earth With Crowdfunding

A relatively small telescope is being built by the astronomers to view another planet like our earth....

Nov 17 2016, 7:25am CST

Supermoon in November will be Closest to Earth in 69 Years

Supermoon in November will be Closest to Earth in 69 Years

The supermoon will come within 221,523 miles of the earth on the coming Monday...

Nov 12 2016, 5:19am CST

Earth's Vegetation is Decreasing Growth Rate of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide

Earth's Vegetation is Decreasing Growth Rate of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide

It is being surmised by climate change scientists that the carbon dioxide surplus in the atmosphere is being blunted by greener...

Nov 9 2016, 7:30am CST

NASA Small Satellites Set to Observe Changing Earth

NASA Small Satellites Set to Observe Changing Earth

NASA’s small satellites are a part of a project that will allow the earth’s weather to be gauged in a better way....

Nov 9 2016, 3:59am CST

When Astronauts Can Vote From Space You Can on Earth

When Astronauts Can Vote From Space You Can on Earth

As US gets ready for a nail-biting election on Tuesday, two American astronauts orbiting the Earth at 17,000 miles per hour ha...

Nov 8 2016, 1:49am CST

NASA Launches Six Small Sats to Tackle Earth's Problems.

NASA Launches Six Small Sats to Tackle Earth's Problems.

The next big thing in satellites are small Sats....

Nov 8 2016, 12:39am CST

Astronomers Discover Super Neptune and Super Earth

Astronomers Discover Super Neptune and Super Earth

A team of Brazilian astronomers has discovered two new planets around a star similar to the sun known as HIP 68468.The two new...

Nov 5 2016, 1:53pm CDT

NASA Astronauts Safely Return to Earth After 115 Days in Space

NASA Astronauts Safely Return to Earth After 115 Days in Space

Three NASA astronauts landed safely back on earth after a successful and lengthy stay aboard the International Space Station....

Oct 31 2016, 4:42am CDT

Soyuz MS-01 Successfully Lands on Earth with Astronauts Anatoli Ivanishin, Takutya Onishi and Kathleen Rubin

Soyuz MS-01 Successfully Lands on Earth with Astronauts Anatoli Ivanishin, Takutya Onishi and Kathleen Rubin

The landing module of the Russian spaceship Soyuz MS-01 successfully touched down on Sunday in the steppes of Kazakhstan with t...

Oct 30 2016, 10:45am CDT

New Horizons' Final Pluto Data Reaches Earth

New Horizons' Final Pluto Data Reaches Earth

It took more than a year but the last bits of science data from New Horizons' Pluto flyby -- stored on the spacecraft's digita...

Oct 28 2016, 2:21am CDT

Comet Impact Triggered Earth's Ancient Global Warming

Comet Impact Triggered Earth's Ancient Global Warming

A comet that struck the earth in ancient times probably caused global warming way back then....

Oct 14 2016, 5:04am CDT

Mars’ Death Star Keeps Earth Safe From Asteroids

Mars’ Death Star Keeps Earth Safe From Asteroids

The largest moon surrounding Mars called Phobos, which resembles the Death Star from the film "Star Wars", is being s...

Oct 13 2016, 11:54am CDT

Oxygen Declining from Earth's Atmosphere faster now

Oxygen Declining from Earth's Atmosphere faster now

Driven by burning of fossil fuels, which consumes oxygen and produces carbon dioxide, the rate of oxygen decline from the Eart...

Oct 4 2016, 10:39pm CDT

Mercury is Tectonically Active Planet Like Earth

Mercury is Tectonically Active Planet Like Earth

It so happens to be the case that Mercury is a tectonically active planet like out home earth....

Sep 28 2016, 8:30am CDT

Moon was Born when Space Rock hit Earth 4.5 Billion Years Ago

Moon was Born when Space Rock hit Earth 4.5 Billion Years Ago

The moon was formed by a planetary object hitting the infant Earth some 4.5 billion years ago, say researchers who studied a l...

Sep 27 2016, 9:13am CDT

Earth Atmosphere is Leaking Oxygen, Study Finds

Earth's Atmosphere is Leaking Oxygen, Study Finds

Ice cores reveal that atmospheric oxygen has declined 0.7 percent over the past 800,000 years...

Sep 25 2016, 7:45am CDT

DNA Study Confirms Aboriginal Australians the World's Oldest Living Civilisation on Earth

DNA Study Confirms Aboriginal Australians the World's Oldest Living Civilisation on Earth

A series of DNA tests showed Australian Aboriginal civilization to be the oldest in the world....

Sep 22 2016, 7:22am CDT

China Space Station Will Crash on Earth by 2017

China Space Station Will Crash on Earth by 2017

According to the Chinese authorities Tiangong-1 or “Heavenly Palace”, has completed its mission....

Sep 21 2016, 9:23am CDT

Early Earth was Covered with Oceanic Crust Surface

Early Earth was Covered with Oceanic Crust Surface

Early Earth was largely covered with an oceanic crust-like surface unlike the continental crust that researchers had expected...

Sep 20 2016, 9:04am CDT

Earth and other Planetary Objects Shared Similar Chemical Origin Neodymium-142

Earth and other Planetary Objects Shared Similar Chemical Origin Neodymium-142

Earth and other planetary objects formed in the early years of the Solar System share similar chemical origins, suggests a new...

Sep 15 2016, 7:13am CDT

Were We Wrong About the Moon's Formation All This Time?

Were We Wrong About the Moon's Formation All This Time?

Researchers now say that it was "like a sledgehammer hitting a watermelon."...

Sep 13 2016, 7:45pm CDT

Scientists to Calculate Amount of Fuel Inside Earth by 2025

Scientists to Calculate Amount of Fuel Inside Earth by 2025

Earth needs fuel to run its engine. Reseachers are hoping to determine nuclear fuel and radioactive power left inside the Earth...

Sep 12 2016, 4:34am CDT

Earth Collided with Mercury-like Planet to Give Birth to Carbon

Earth Collided with Mercury-like Planet to Give Birth to Carbon

Nearly all of the Earth's life-giving carbon could have come from a collision about 4.4 billion years ago between the Earth an...

Sep 6 2016, 4:20am CDT

‘Alien’ Signal Detected by Russian Telescope Likely Came from Earth

‘Alien’ Signal Detected by Russian Telescope Likely Came from Earth

Russian scientists say that mysterious signal which was picked up by Russian radio telescope last year, was not originated from...

Sep 2 2016, 11:00pm CDT

World's Oldest Fossil Uncovered

World's Oldest Fossil Uncovered

The world's oldest known fossil, dating back 3.7 billion years, has been found in Greenland. Scientists have announced that the...

Aug 31 2016, 2:58pm CDT