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Fast Radio Bursts and More Evidences of Alien Life

Aliens Hopping in Trappist-1 Planet System and More Evidences About Alien Life

Is alien life exist? Many scientists believe that alien life exist in some form. But we need evidences for the existence of ext...

Mar 16 2017, 9:07am CDT

Dwarf Planet Ceres Shows Cryovolcanic Activity

Dwarf Planet Ceres Shows Cryovolcanic Activity

Ceres had very active ice volcanoes a few million years ago...

Mar 8 2017, 7:37am CST

Mars' Moon may be Creating Rings around the Planet

Mars' Moons may be Creating Rings around the Planet

New research suggests that debris from two of the Mars moons might already be building rings around the planet...

Feb 22 2017, 12:41am CST

NASA Wants You to Find Planet 9

NASA Wants You to Find Planet 9

New citizen science project would encourage people find planet 9...

Feb 16 2017, 4:16am CST

Puppy Bowl 2017: Time, Channel, Puppies and Everything You Need to Know

Puppy Bowl 2017: Time, Channel, Puppies and Everything You Need to Know

Three special needs pets are in the roster this year....

Feb 1 2017, 11:53am CST

Planet Nine may be a Rogue Planet

Planet Nine may be a Rogue Planet

Computer simulations shows existence of rogue, nine planet in the outer surface of solar system...

Jan 13 2017, 9:56am CST

Planet Nine: The Hunt for Mysterious Planet in Solar System

Planet Nine: The Hunt for Mysterious Planet in Solar System

Planet Nine: Mysterious Planet of the Solar System...

Jan 9 2017, 8:00am CST

Planet Watching Guide for 2017

Planet Watching Guide for 2017

2017 Guide for sky watchers: when, where and how to watch the planets...

Jan 3 2017, 3:54am CST

Water Ice Covered the Dwarf Planet Ceres

Water Ice Covered the Dwarf Planet Ceres

New research shows Ceres covered with water. Direct evidence revealed excessive amount of ice in the surface and deep inside Ce...

Dec 16 2016, 3:08am CST

Aerosols can Significantly Cool Down Planet without Damaging Ozone

Aerosols can Significantly Cool Down Planet without Damaging Ozone

Calcite aerosol may cool the planet while simultaneously repairing the ozone layer...

Dec 14 2016, 9:28am CST

Astronomers Witness Formation of Planet Around a Star

Astronomers Witness Formation of Planet Around a Star

Rings around the distant star suggest that Saturn-like gas giants have formed out of nearby gas and dust....

Dec 13 2016, 6:47am CST

Weather Systems Observed on a Giant Planet Outside Our Solar System

Weather Systems Observed on a Giant Planet Outside Our Solar System

The clouds of distant planet are likely made of a mineral that forms rubies and sapphires...

Dec 12 2016, 10:40pm CST

Planet Mercury Is Shrinking

Planet Mercury Is Shrinking

Scientists have discovered a "great valley" in the southern hemisphere of Mercury, providing more evidence that the small plan...

Nov 17 2016, 12:25am CST

Mars Meteorites Reveal Drought Wiped out Alien Life on the Red Planet

Mars Meteorites Reveal Drought Wiped out Alien Life on the Red Planet

An international team of planetary scientists studying meteorites found life on Mars would be difficult...

Nov 12 2016, 7:03am CST

Strange Funnel on Mars is a New Place to Look for Life on Red Planet

Strange Funnel on Mars is a New Place to Look for Life on Red Planet

Scientists are surmising that a weird hole on the Martian surface could actually harbor life....

Nov 11 2016, 2:10pm CST

Planet Nine behind curious Tilt of the Sun

Planet Nine behind curious Tilt of the Sun

Planet Nine -- the undiscovered one at the edge of our solar system -- appears to be responsible for the unusual tilt of the Su...

Oct 22 2016, 1:29am CDT

Planet Nine Tilt the Entire Solar System

Planet Nine Tilt the Entire Solar System

If the newly supposed Planet Nine exists in our solar system then it may have slanted the entire system. Mysterious Planet Nine...

Oct 21 2016, 2:00am CDT

Leonardo DiCaprio is Making Captain Planet Movie

Leonardo DiCaprio is Making Captain Planet Movie

Leonardo DiCaprio takes part in making headway for a feature film based on the animated series Captain Planet...

Oct 18 2016, 7:30am CDT

New Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Discovered in our Solar System

New Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Discovered in our Solar System

Astronomers find new dwarf planet called "2014 UZ224" in our solar system....

Oct 12 2016, 5:24am CDT

Proxima b, Nearest Earth-Like Planet, may have Water Ocean

Proxima b, Nearest Earth-Like Planet, may have Water Ocean

The planet may host liquid water on its surface. Therefore, it could support life too....

Oct 8 2016, 4:37am CDT

War for the Planet of the Apes First Teaser is Here

War for the Planet of the Apes First Teaser is Here

The teaser for the War for the Planet of the Apes gets its premiere at the New York Comic Con....

Oct 7 2016, 12:24pm 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

NASA's Hubble Telescope Spots a Planet Orbiting 2 Stars in System OGLE-2007-BLG-349

NASA's Hubble Telescope Spots a Planet Orbiting 2 Stars in System OGLE-2007-BLG-349

Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, and a trick of nature, have confirmed the existence of a planet orbiting two...

Sep 23 2016, 12:25am CDT

Signs of Giant Icy Planet growing around Nearby Star TW Hydrae

Signs of Giant Icy Planet growing around Nearby Star TW Hydrae

 Astronomers have found signs of a giant icy planet growing around TW Hydrae, one of the closest young stars to Earth.Base...

Sep 15 2016, 8:41am 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

NASA’s Dawn Mission Spot Ice Volcano on Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA’s Dawn Mission Spots Ice Volcano on Dwarf Planet Ceres

A couple of icy volcanoes have been spotted on the surface of Ceres by NASA’s Dawn Mission....

Sep 2 2016, 7:54am CDT

NASA Discovers Young Cryovolcano Ahuna Mons on Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA Discovers Young Cryovolcano Ahuna Mons on Dwarf Planet Ceres

Watch the NASA video below. Like the "Lonely Mountain" Erebor in J.R.R. Tolkien's mythology, Ahuna Mons on Ceres...

Sep 2 2016, 1:47am CDT

Planet Nine To Destroy Solar System after Sun Dies

Planet Nine To Destroy Solar System after Sun Dies

Editor's note: Who cares what happens after the sun dies?...

Aug 31 2016, 12:06pm CDT

Potentially Habitable Planet closest to our Solar System Found

Astronomers have found clear evidence of a potentially habitable planet orbiting the closest star to our solar system.The new...

Aug 25 2016, 12:48am CDT

Proxima B Is Nearest Earth-Like Planet

Proxima B Is Nearest Earth-Like Planet

Scientists announce discover of a new exoplanet and its near....

Aug 24 2016, 12:18pm CDT

Mars is More Than Just a Basaltic Planet

Mars is More Than Just a Basaltic Planet

We have learnt so much about Mars and its atmopshere during the four year mission of Curiosity rover. The mission has recently...

Aug 10 2016, 8:14am CDT

The Existence of Planet Nine Beyond Pluto Remains a Mystery

The Existence of Planet Nine Beyond Pluto Remains a Mystery

The existence of Planet Nine beyond Pluto remains pretty much a mystery. It is said to be ten times larger than our home planet...

Jul 29 2016, 4:32am CDT

Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is Hotter Than Entire Planet

Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is Hotter Than Entire Planet

It is being said that Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is also a source of heat. It is not just a different terrain of Jupiter but has...

Jul 28 2016, 5:52am CDT

Top Science Stories: The Coo of the Dinosaur, New Dwarf Planet, and Largest Ever 3D Map of Universe

Top Science Stories: The Coo of the Dinosaur, New Dwarf Planet, and Largest Ever 3D Map of Universe

Dinosaurs Likely Cooed Instead of Roared When we think of dinosaurs, the first thing that comes to the mind is a fearsome...

Jul 16 2016, 3:20pm CDT

New Distant Dwarf Planet Discovered Beyond Neptune

New Distant Dwarf Planet Discovered Beyond Neptune

A novel dwarf planet, 700 kilometers in size and has one of the largest orbits for a dwarf planet, has been discovered in the K...

Jul 12 2016, 7:16am CDT

Mars Orbiter Finds Carbon Dioxide Ice on Red Planet

Mars Orbiter Finds Carbon Dioxide Ice on Red Planet

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has found that carbon dioxide ice more often covers the ground at night in some mid-latitud...

Jul 10 2016, 3:58am CDT

Planet HD 131399Ab Has Three Suns

Planet HD 131399Ab Has Three Suns

Forget Star Wars' Tatooine. Newly discovered Planet HD 131399Ab has three suns, not just two....

Jul 8 2016, 3:20am CDT

Martian Moons not Captives of Red Planet

Martian Moons not Captives of Red Planet

Two complimentary studies have for the first time revealed how two natural satellites of Mars -- Phobos and Deimos -- originat...

Jul 5 2016, 7:29pm CDT

Spectacular Infrared Images of Jupiter Released Just Days Before Juno’s Arrival at the Planet

Spectacular Infrared Images of Jupiter Released Just Days Before Juno’s Arrival at the Planet

New images, obtained by Very Large Telescope, reveal a fiery Jupiter lying in outer space....

Jun 28 2016, 12:36pm CDT

Scientists Discover a Giant Planet that Orbits Two Suns

Scientists Discover a Giant Planet that Orbits Two Suns

Kepler-1647b is the largest known planet with a pair of suns....

Jun 14 2016, 1:38am CDT

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