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 Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon are the Fastest-Selling Games in Nintendo History

Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon are the Fastest-Selling Games in Nintendo History

Nintendo knew they had a hit on their hands when Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon became the most pre-ordered video games...

Dec 1 2016, 5:35am CST

China Makes Breakthrough with "Artificial Sun"

China Makes Breakthrough with "Artificial Sun"

In China, have been able to obtain high-confinement plasma for a record length of time. This will promote the research of inter...

Nov 4 2016, 2:25pm CDT

NASA Celebrates 10 Years of Staring at the Sun

NASA Celebrates 10 Years of Staring at the Sun

STEREO mission was launched in 2006 and NASA is celebrating its 10 year anniversary....

Oct 26 2016, 2:05pm CDT

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

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon: Pre-order, Deals, Accessories

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon: Pre-order, Offers, Accessories

The next Pokemon game release is coming up with Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon for Nintendo...

Oct 11 2016, 9:55am 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

NASA Reestablishes Contact with Sun Probe STEREO-B Lost Two Years Ago

NASA Reestablishes Contact with Sun Probe STEREO-B Lost Two Years Ago

NASA has finally reestablished contact with a spacecraft communication with which was lost nearly two years ago.Contact was re...

Aug 24 2016, 10:20pm CDT

How Sun, Moon helped Construct Historic British Standing Stones Like Callanish

How Sun, Moon helped Construct Historic British Standing Stones Like Callanish

The earliest standing stone monuments of Britain were constructed specifically in line with the movements of the Sun and Moon,...

Aug 18 2016, 6:33am CDT

Space Telescope Sees Bright Comet Diving into Sun

Space Telescope Sees Bright Comet Diving into Sun

The Solar and Heliospheric Observatory, or SOHO, saw a bright sungrazing comet plunge towards the Sun at nearly 1.3 million mi...

Aug 5 2016, 11:04pm CDT

NASA Captures a Comet’s Fiery Death Plunge into the Sun

NASA Captures a Comet’s Fiery Death Plunge into the Sun

The sungrazer comet is hurtling towards sun at a staggering speed of 1 million miles per hour and will ultimately be destroyed...

Aug 5 2016, 10:53pm CDT

Watch Sunflowers Following the Sun by the Clock

Watch Sunflowers Following the Sun by the Clock

Scientists have managed to find out the exact mechanism through which sunflowers follow the sun....

Aug 5 2016, 5:13am CDT

Rotating Solar Power Tree to Catch Maximum Sun

Rotating Solar Power Tree to Catch Maximum Sun

A 'solar power tree' that takes up only four square feet of space and generates enough power to run about five households is b...

Jul 26 2016, 7:18am CDT

NASA Captures Solar Material Bursting Out from the Sun

NASA Captures Solar Material Bursting Out from the Sun

Newly released NASA SDO video shows 'plasma dance' controlled by complex magnetic forces above the Sun....

Jul 25 2016, 5:40am CDT

Earthquakes on San Andreas Fault Occurred due to Gravitational Tug of Sun and Moon

Earthquakes on San Andreas Fault Occurred due to Gravitational Tug of Sun and Moon

It has been discovered that the tremors that are so notorious around the San Andreas fault can occur due to solar and lunar tid...

Jul 19 2016, 6:47am CDT

Sun is Spinning Around in NASA’s Dizzying Animation

Sun is Spinning Around in NASA’s Dizzying Animation

It is actually NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory that did a 360 and rolled completely around its axis....

Jul 16 2016, 11:42am CDT

NASA Spots a Giant Hole on the Surface of the Sun

NASA Spots a Giant Hole on the Surface of the Sun

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) spots a massive coronal hole on Sun's surface and it is growing too....

Jul 14 2016, 8:17am CDT

E3 2016: Pokémon Sun and Moon Shows Three New Pokémon and Battle Royal Mode

E3 2016: Pokémon Sun and Moon Shows Three New Pokémon and Battle Royal Mode

Get ready to have three new Pokémon introduced in the Pokémon Sun and Moon....

Jun 14 2016, 5:58pm CDT

Can two Huge Coronal Holes on Sun Put Humans in Trouble?

Can two Huge Coronal Holes on Sun Put Humans in Trouble?

We imagine the Sun as a giant burning furnace that brings sunlight to us but NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) has spotte...

May 31 2016, 12:20am CDT

NASA Deploys CubeSat to Study Sun's Soft X-rays

NASA Deploys CubeSat to Study Sun's Soft X-rays

NASA has deployed a bread loaf-sized Miniature X-Ray Solar Spectrometer (MinXSS) CubeSat from an airlock on the International S...

May 17 2016, 2:38am CDT

Emotional Japanese Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Commercial Takes Place in Hawaii

Emotional Japanese Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Commercial Takes Place in Hawaii

The Pokemon company released a tear jerking commercial for Japanese Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon in Japan. Watch below....

May 12 2016, 2:28am CDT

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Starter Pokemon and Release Date Unveiled

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Starter Pokemon and Release Date Unveiled

Nintendo will release Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon on November 18. Watch the first game trailer....

May 11 2016, 2:21am CDT

Nearby Star Gives Fresh Insight into Sun's Infancy

Nearby Star Gives Fresh Insight into Sun's Infancy

Studying a nearby star has given scientists a fascinating insight into how the Sun may have behaved billions of years ago.A tea...

May 5 2016, 3:39am CDT

Mercury will Transit the Sun on May 9

Rare Mercury Transit will Occur in Front of the Sun on May 9

A unique Mercury transit will take place soon in front of the sun....

May 4 2016, 8:06am CDT

See Rosetta Comet 67P When Backlit By the Sun

Amazing Picture of Rosetta Comet 67P Backlit By the Sun

Everybody’s looking at it like there is no other. The most recent photo of Rosetta’s comet is awesome....

Apr 2 2016, 2:32am CDT

Sun Could Unleash Superflare Capable of Destroying Earth

Sun Could Unleash Superflare Capable of Destroying Earth

Researchers claim that the Sun could generate superflares and it could have devastating effects on Earth....

Mar 26 2016, 3:26am CDT

Hubble Reveals Monster Stars 30 Million Times Brighter Than Our Sun

Hubble Reveals Monster Stars 30 Million Times Brighter Than Our Sun

The Hubble Space Telescope has revealed humongous stars on the farthest edges of the universe. These happen to be millions of t...

Mar 18 2016, 7:54am CDT

Meteoritic Dust Grains Formed in Stellar Explosions Occurred Before the Sun

Meteoritic Dust Grains Formed in Stellar Explosions Occurred Before the Sun

It has been surmised that dust particles found in meteorites on earth are probably remains of star explosions that took place m...

Mar 9 2016, 4:38am CST

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Officially Announced for Holidays

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Officially Announced for Holidays

Nintendo has unveiled Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon in today's Nintendo Direct. Watch the trailer....

Feb 26 2016, 9:51am CST

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Leak in EU Trademark Database

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Leak in EU Trademark Database

Nintendo is going to unveil Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon as early as tomorrow during the Nintendo Direct....

Feb 25 2016, 2:13pm CST

Awesome Timelapse Video Shows an Entire Year in the Life of the Sun

Awesome Timelapse Video Shows an Entire Year in the Life of the Sun

The video shows stunning solar explosions and huge loops of plasma bursting from the Sun....

Feb 19 2016, 9:25am CST

This Time Lapse Video shows Sun over a Period of 365 Days

This Time Lapse Video shows Sun over a Period of 365 Days

A time lapse video shows the sun over a period of 365 days. It basically presents a view of the sun every 12 seconds for a time...

Feb 18 2016, 5:09am CST

Los Angeles 2024

Los Angeles 2024 Unveils Official Logo and Slogan – Follow the Sun

The people of Los Angeles whose Spanish name means “the City of Angels” are asking people everywhere to “Follow the Sun” in 202...

Feb 17 2016, 6:17am CST

Cannibalism Creates Our Sun, Stars and Planets

Cannibalism Creates Our Sun, Stars and Planets

Our source of energy, the sun, has a history wrought with star cannibalism or so the latest astrophysical research points towar...

Feb 8 2016, 8:24am CST

Watch Magnetic Sun in This NASA Video

NASA Video Reveals Sun's Magnetic Mystery

The mystery that is our very own star, the sun, is slowly being revealed by NASA. It lies so near yet our understanding of it i...

Feb 3 2016, 4:53am CST

NASA Captures Cascading Magnetic Arches on the Sun

NASA Captures Stunning Cascade of Magnetic Arches on the Sun

The stunning series of magnetic arches was generated by solar filament eruption....

Jan 20 2016, 2:43am CST

Juno spacecraft

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Attains Highest Distance from Sun at 793 Million Kilometers

On Wednesday, January 13, NASA’s Juno spacecraft reached 493 million miles or 793 million kilometers away from the sun – the fa...

Jan 14 2016, 5:37am CST

Our Sun Demonstrates the Potential to Superflare

Our Sun Shows the Potential to Superflare

The sun is capable of flares a thousandfold as strong as it normally sends out....

Dec 4 2015, 6:38am CST

Astronomers Discover Red Dwarf Star that is More Powerful than Sun

Red Dwarf Star Generates Magnetic Field Stronger than the Sun

The dim dwarf star generates a magnetic field stronger than the Sun....

Nov 20 2015, 11:42pm CST

Massive Hole Spotted in the Sun that can Fit 50 Earths

Massive Hole Spotted in the Sun that can Fit 50 Earths

NASA has just released the image taken by Solar Dynamics Observatory. It shows a giant hole in the topmost layer of the Sun....

Oct 17 2015, 3:46am CDT

A Stunning Photograph Captured As Space Station Crosses Face of the Sun

Stunning Photograph Captured As Space Station Crosses Face of the Sun

The image was taken by NASA photographer Bill Ingalls from earth when th International Space Station was traveling at five mile...

Sep 9 2015, 6:20pm CDT