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Can’t Sleep? Binge-Watching TV may be the Problem

Can’t Sleep? Binge-Watching TV may be the Problem

New research says that binge-watching can lead to poor sleep quality, more fatigue and increased insomnia...

1 day ago, 4:09am CDT

How Did First Animals Evolve?

How Did First Animals Evolve?

Scientists claim that an algae bloom 650 million years ago set the stage for first animals including humans...

1 day ago, 12:57am CDT

NASA’s Voyager Spacecraft Still Sending Data after 40 Years

NASA’s Voyager Spacecraft Still Sending Data after 40 Years

The twin spacecrafts are the most distant human-made objects in space...

1 day ago, 1:44pm CDT

Large Asteroid to Fly Past Earth in September

Large Asteroid to Fly Past Earth in September

The encounter on September 1 is the closest for an asteroid of this size...

1 day ago, 9:17am CDT

Man who Suffered Eye Damage in 1962 Solar Eclipse Warns Others about the Risks of Directly Looking at the Sun

Man who Suffered Eye Damage in 1962 Solar Eclipse Warns Others about the Risks of Directly Looking at the Sun

A total solar eclipse, which is when the Moon completely covers the Sun, will occur across U.S. on Aug 21...

2 days ago, 1:10am CDT

NASA is Sending Massive Balloons to Livestream Total Solar Eclipse

NASA is Sending Massive Balloons to Livestream Total Solar Eclipse

More than 50 high-altitude balloons launched by NASA and student teams across the U.S. will stream live video of the Aug. 21 to...

2 days ago, 12:04pm CDT

Twitter will Live Stream Total Solar Eclipse 2017 Across the US

Twitter will Live Stream Total Solar Eclipse 2017 Across the US

Apparently, the hot pursuit of the solar eclipse of 2017 which is due to occur on Monday will livestream on Twitter and various...

3 days ago, 6:44am CDT

Almost 100 Volcanoes Found Lurking Beneath Antarctica’s Ice Sheet

Almost 100 Volcanoes Found Lurking Beneath Antarctica’s Ice Sheet

Researchers suggest that it could be largest volcanic region on Earth...

3 days ago, 5:59am CDT

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Set to Begin Final Five Orbits around Saturn

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Set to Begin Final Five Orbits around Saturn

On Sunday, August 13, the spacecraft will make the first of five passes over Saturn's upper atmosphere...

Aug 13 2017, 7:40am CDT

100 Year Old Fruitcake Found in Antarctica is Still Fresh Enough to Eat

100 Year Old Fruitcake Found in Antarctica is Still Fresh Enough to Eat

A perfectly preserved fruitcake has been discovered in the coldest place on Earth...

Aug 13 2017, 3:34am CDT

This Dinosaur is the Largest to Ever Walk the Earth

This Dinosaur is the Largest to Ever Walk the Earth

Researchers claim that newly named dinosaur species dwarfs T.rex and other scary meat-eaters...

Aug 12 2017, 9:52pm CDT

Goldfish Make Alcohol to Survive in Icy Waters, Study Finds

Goldfish Make Alcohol to Survive in Icy Waters, Study Finds

Scientists have figured out how goldfish produce alcohol to live without oxygen...

Aug 12 2017, 10:34am CDT

Watch Clouds Drifting Across Mars Sky

Watch Clouds Drift Across Mars Sky

Curiosity rover captures the clearest view yet of Martian clouds...

Aug 12 2017, 12:29am CDT

Researchers Discover Rare Fossil of Winged Mammals from Dinosaur Age

Researchers Discover Fossils of Winged Mammals from Dinosaur Age

First winged mammal fossil from Jurassic Period recovered in China...

Aug 11 2017, 1:08pm CDT

Total Solar Eclipse 2017: Tips for Safe Viewing

Total Solar Eclipse 2017: Tips for Safe Viewing

Here are Some Precautionary Measures for Viewers of the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21...

Aug 11 2017, 6:14am CDT

Chinese Quantum Satellite Sends Hack-Proof Data to Earth for the First Time

China's Quantum Satellite Sends Hack-Proof Data to Earth for the First Time

By using quantum technology, China lays the foundation for secure and unhackable global quantum communication network...

Aug 11 2017, 3:46am CDT

This is the Most Accurate Map of Universe's Dark Matter to Date

This is the Most Accurate Map of Universe's Dark Matter to Date

The map represents the most detailed measurement yet of dark matter structure in the universe...

Aug 6 2017, 5:47am CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Completes 5 Years of Mars Exploration

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Completes 5 Years of Mars Exploration

Five years later, Curiosity continues to explore Red Planet...

Aug 6 2017, 1:02am CDT

Massive Storm as Big as Earth Detected on Neptune

Massive Storm as Big as Earth Detected on Neptune

Huge storm marked by bright clouds appeared near the Neptune's equator where they have never been seen before...

Aug 5 2017, 8:06pm CDT

New Observations Reveal Sun’s Core Rotates Four Times Faster than its Surface

New Study Reveals that Sun’s Core Rotates Four Times Faster than its Surface

The idea that solar core could be rotating more rapidly than surface has been cosidered for many years, but has never been meas...

Aug 5 2017, 5:58am CDT

This Terrifying Prehistoric Sea Worm Used to Capture Prey with Spines on Head

This Terrifying Prehistoric Sea Worm Used to Capture Prey with Spines on Head

The worm with pointy spins lived around 500 million years ago...

Aug 4 2017, 11:21pm CDT

Dinosaurs Also Used Camouflage to Hide from Predators

Dinosaurs Also Used Camouflage to Hide from Predators

The analysis of 110-million-year-old armored dinosaur also reveals that it is a new species of dinosaur...

Aug 4 2017, 6:24pm CDT

Total Solar Eclipse 2017: Everything You Need to Know

Total Solar Eclipse 2017: Everything You Need to Know

A selective number of places in the U.S. will witness a total solar eclipse and everything you need to know about it...

Aug 4 2017, 3:12am CDT

Glowing Water Atmosphere Detected on a Planet Beyond Solar System

Glowing Water Atmosphere Detected on a Planet Beyond Solar System

This is the first time an exoplant is found with stratosphere, a layer seen in most of our solar system planets...

Aug 3 2017, 10:29pm CDT

Why NASA is Offering Six-Figure Salary to Protect Earth From Aliens?

Why NASA is Offering Six-Figure Salary to Protect Earth From Aliens?

NASA offers a new position of Planetary Protection Officer with six figures salary and job description includes protecting the...

Aug 2 2017, 9:42am CDT

First Flower on Earth Looked Like This

First Flower on Earth Looked Like This

A recent sketch was made of what the planet earth’s original flower must have appeared to look like. And it shows that the firs...

Aug 2 2017, 7:25am CDT

How to Avoid Buying Fake Solar Eclipse Glasses

How to Avoid Buying Fake Solar Eclipse Glasses

How Not to Buy Carbon Copy Solar Eclipse Shades...

Aug 1 2017, 10:15am CDT

Astronomers may have Discovered the First Exomoon

Astronomers may have Discovered the First Exomoon

The moon is orbiting a planet roughly 4,000 light years away...

Jul 29 2017, 10:49pm CDT

China to Build First Mars Simulation Base on Earth

China to Build First Mars Simulation Base on Earth

The base will simulate conditions on Mars in a desert lying in China’s northwest...

Jul 29 2017, 6:23pm CDT

Slug Slime Inspires Glue that can Plug Holes in the Heart

Slug Slime Inspires Glue that can Plug Holes in the Heart

The super-strong glue could one day replace stitches in healing wound...

Jul 29 2017, 10:37am CDT

Half of our Galaxy Likely Made of Matter from Other Galaxies

Half of our Galaxy Likely Made of Matter from Other Galaxies

Milky Way including human beings may be made in part from extragalactic matter...

Jul 29 2017, 12:01am CDT

Scientists Journey to Lost Continent of Zealandia

Scientists Journey to the Lost Continent of Zealandia

Two-month ocean drilling expedition to the submerged continent of Zealandia will provide clues about its history, tectonic proc...

Jul 28 2017, 5:07pm CDT

Scientists Create World’s First Genetically Engineered Truly Blue Flower

Scientists Create World’s First Genetically Engineered Truly Blue Flower

By adding two genes to a plant, researchers produced blue chrysanthemums...

Jul 28 2017, 12:15pm CDT

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Maiden Launch Is in November says Musk

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Maiden Launch Is in November says Musk

The new huge Falcon space rocket has a launch time frame....

Jul 28 2017, 2:28am CDT

Massive Two-Ton Fish Discovered by Researchers

Massive Two-Ton Fish Discovered by Researchers

The newly-discovered fish species belongs to ocean sunfish, the largest bony fish in the world...

Jul 28 2017, 12:01am CDT

Hubble Telescope Captures Mars Moon Phobos Orbiting Around the Planet

Hubble Telescope Captures Mars Moon Phobos Orbiting Around the Planet

The images of Phobos orbiting the Red Planet were taken on May 12, 2016, when Mars was relatively close to Earth...

Jul 22 2017, 9:42pm CDT

T.rex could not have Chased that Jeep in Jurassic Park, Study Says

T.rex could not have Chased that Jeep in Jurassic Park, Study Says

New research suggests that Tyrannosaurus rex could not run. Instead, they were just restricted to walk...

Jul 22 2017, 5:55pm CDT

Massive Sinkhole is Swallowing Homes in Florida

Massive Sinkhole is Swallowing Homes in Florida

The sinkhole is still expanding and threatning to destroy more property...

Jul 22 2017, 1:34pm CDT

9 Year Old Boy Discovers a Rare Fossil in New Mexican Desert

9 Year Old Boy Discovers a Rare Fossil in New Mexico Desert

The fossil belongs to a 1.2 million year old elephant-like creature, stegomastodon...

Jul 22 2017, 12:53am CDT

Researchers Develop Robot That Can Grow Itself

Researchers Develop Soft Robot That Can Grow Itself

Plant-inspired soft robot could be used in search and resuce missions...

Jul 21 2017, 5:12pm CDT