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Meet the Incredible Creature that could Live Until the End of the Earth

Meet the Incredible Creature that could Live Until the End of the Earth

Tiny tardigrades could be the last survivors on Earth, study says...

6 days ago, 10:40pm CDT

Earth has Entered a Sixth Mass Extinction, Scientists Warn

Earth has Entered a Sixth Mass Extinction, Scientists Warn

Earth's wildlife is disappearing at an alarming rate, mainly due to human activity...

1 week ago, 10:20pm CDT

Space Sperm Produces Healthy Mice on Earth

Space Sperm Produces Healthy Mice on Earth

It seems to be the case that reproduction in outer space is a possibility that cannot be ruled out. Already mouse sperm has bee...

May 23 2017, 4:17am CDT

Humans have Accidently Created a Protective Bubble Around the Earth

Humans have Accidentally Created a Protective Bubble Around Earth

NASA's Van Allen Probes finds a man-made barrier around Earth that is protecting us from space radiations...

May 21 2017, 2:04pm CDT

Mysterious Flashes of Light Spotted on Earth from Space

Mysterious Flashes of Light Spotted on Earth from Space

NASA's EPIC camera captures flashes of lights millions of miles above from space...

May 17 2017, 12:06am CDT

Earth was Flat and Almost Entirely Underwater 4.4 Billion Years Ago

Earth was Flat and Almost Entirely Underwater 4.4 Billion Years Ago

New research suggests that it took the Earth a long time to evolve into the planet that we know today...

May 9 2017, 8:54am CDT

Iceball Planet With Earth's Mass Discovered Through Microlensing

Iceball Planet With Earth's Mass Discovered Through Microlensing

An earth-like alien planet has been discovered by astronomers that happens to be an ice ball....

Apr 27 2017, 1:38pm CDT

Earth Through the Rings of Saturn

Earth Through the Rings of Saturn

NASA's Cassini spaceraft captures the image of Earth between Saturn's rings...

Apr 21 2017, 11:00pm CDT

Newfound Super Earth is Best Place to Search for Alien Life

Newfound Super Earth is Best Place to Search for Alien Life

A novel super-earth is the best bet astronomers have as far as the possibility of alien life forms are concerned. The condition...

Apr 20 2017, 4:53am CDT

Near-Earth Asteroid Will Fly Closest to Earth Tomorrow

Near-Earth Asteroid Will Fly Closest to Earth Tomorrow

A pretty large asteroid earning the moniker “The Rock” will follow a path at a safe distance from the earth after a time lapse...

Apr 18 2017, 9:07am CDT

NASA Releases Breathtaking Global Maps of Earth at Night

NASA Releases Breathtaking Global Maps of Earth at Night

The composite images provide the clearest ever view of the patterns of human settlement across our planet...

Apr 13 2017, 5:55pm CDT

NASA to Reveal New Discoveries on Oceans Beyond Earth

NASA to Reveal New Discoveries on Oceans Beyond Earth

The space agency will hold a new conference Thursday to present new findings on ocean worlds in our solar system...

Apr 12 2017, 10:02am CDT

Deepest Traces of Life on Earth Found

Deepest Traces of Life on Earth Found

Apparently, the lowest depths of our planet reveal the signs of life forms....

Apr 11 2017, 5:46am CDT

NASA Puts Earth up for Adoption

NASA Puts Earth up for Adoption

NASA is splitting the planet into 64,000 pieces ahead of 2017 Earth Day and putting them up for adoption as a part of raise awa...

Apr 11 2017, 4:27am CDT

Large Asteroid will come too close to Earth on April 19

Large Asteroid will come too close to Earth on April 19

The asteroid will fly safely past the Earth during close encounter this month...

Apr 10 2017, 12:51am CDT

Supersonic Plasma Jets Discovered in Earth's Upper Atmosphere for the First Time

Supersonic Plasma Jets Discovered in Earth's Upper Atmosphere for the First Time

It looks to be the case that plasma jets having temperatures that reach 10,000 degrees Celsius have been detected in the ionosp...

Apr 1 2017, 11:34am CDT

April Fools’ Day Comet to Pass Closest to Earth

April Fools’ Day Comet to Pass Closest to Earth

It is not a joke. On the occasion of April Fools’ Day, a comet will flit past the earth and break a record for the closest any...

Mar 31 2017, 9:00am CDT

Mars' Volcano and Earth's Dinosaurs went Extinct same Time

Mars' Volcano and Earth's Dinosaurs went Extinct same Time

The last volcanic activity on the Red Planet ceased about 50 million years ago -- around the time when our planet's plant and...

Mar 21 2017, 5:47am CDT

Indigenous Bolivian Tribe has the Healthiest Hearts on Earth

Indigenous Bolivian Tribe has Healthiest Hearts on Earth

Almost 85 percent of Tsimane people have no signs of clogged arteraries, a condition that drastically increase the risk of hear...

Mar 20 2017, 2:59am CDT

Mammals may Get Smaller as the Earth is Getting Hotter

Mammals may Get Smaller as the Earth is Getting Hotter

It is being said that mammals may become smaller in size as global warming proceeds in its march in a relentless manner....

Mar 16 2017, 4:59am CDT

Scientists Discover Oldest Plant Fossil on Earth

Scientists Discover Oldest Plant Fossil on Earth

Researchers have uncovered fossil remains of 1.6 billion year old red algae and they could represent the oldest plant fossil ev...

Mar 15 2017, 4:45am CDT

Siberia’s Massive Crater Offers a Window into Earth’s Climate History

Siberia’s Massive Crater Offers a Window into Earth’s Climate History

The permafrost has helped to preserve ancient soils of Batagaika crater for thousands of years....

Mar 8 2017, 1:06pm CST

Complex Life was Present on Earth 2.33 Billion Years Ago

Complex Life was Present on Earth 2.33 Billion Years Ago

New research reveals existence of complex life on earth 2.33 billion years ago...

Mar 7 2017, 7:21am CST

ESA Launches Latest Sentinel Earth Observation Satellite

ESA Launches Latest Sentinel Earth Observation Satellite

Europe's new Sentinel-2B satellite launched to capture Planet Earth...

Mar 7 2017, 4:28am CST

Asteroid Passed So Close to Earth It was Inside the Ring of Nearby Satellites

Asteroid Passed So Close to Earth It was Inside the Ring of Nearby Satellites

At its closest point, the asteroid known as 2017 EA was 20 times closer than the Moon...

Mar 5 2017, 10:42pm CST

Solar Storms Remove Electrons From Atmosphere of Earth

Solar Storms Remove Electrons From Atmosphere of Earth

Solar storms send clouds of particles to Earth...

Mar 4 2017, 3:04am CST

African Elephants Sleep Less Than Any Other Mammal on Earth

African Elephants Sleep Less Than Any Other Mammal on Earth

Apparently, the African elephant snoozes for the shortest period of time among mammals....

Mar 2 2017, 8:00am CST

World's Oldest Fossils Found in Canada Provide Earliest Evidence of Life on Earth

World's Oldest Fossils Found in Canada

The earliest proof of life on earth was found in the form of 3.77-billion-year-old fossils which have been unearthed in Canada....

Mar 2 2017, 2:52am CST

Mars is More Like Earth Than Moon

Mars is More Like Earth Than Moon

New discovery shows Mars is more like earth than moon...

Feb 27 2017, 6:37am CST

Zealandia Discovered as a New Hidden Continent of Earth

Zealandia - Eighth Continent of Earth Discovered

The submerged continent of Zealandia may get recognized soon. It is two-thirds the land mass of Australia....

Feb 17 2017, 7:38am CST

A Peanut-Shaped Asteroid Could Crash into the Earth

A Peanut-Shaped Asteroid Could Crash into the Earth

Recently discovered asteroid resembles a large peanut that may one day strike the earth...

Feb 15 2017, 7:03am CST

Super Earth Discovered With 60 New Planets

Super Earth Discovered With 60 New Planets

Super Earth with 60 New Worlds Discovered by Astronomers...

Feb 15 2017, 6:30am CST

Comet 45P Fly Closest to Earth

Comet 45P Fly Closest to Earth

Recent news revealed that comet hunters saw comet 45P this week through a telescope. The trio-comets passed across earth that o...

Feb 13 2017, 10:37am CST

Waves Blamed for Earth's Largest Extinction

Waves Blamed for Earth's Largest Extinction

New evidence points to an uncharacteristic shoaling before and after great die-off 250 million years ago...

Feb 8 2017, 11:54am CST

A Bus-Sized Asteroid Passed Near Earth

A Bus-Sized Asteroid Passed Near Earth

Recent news shows that on Thursday Feb 2, a bus size asteroid traveled between earth and moon at around 3:25 p.m. EST (2025 GMT...

Feb 6 2017, 4:47am CST

NASA’s EPIC Upgrade will Provide Even Better Images of Earth

NASA’s EPIC Upgrade will Provide Even Better Images of Earth

NASA has upgraded its website that offers incredible views of Earth from space...

Feb 3 2017, 11:24pm CST

Earth's Oxygen Atoms Bombard the Moon Billions of Years Ago

Earth's Oxygen Atoms Bombard the Moon Billions of Years Ago

Scientists say that earth’s life may have affected moon several billions years ago when Neil Armstrong went to moon....

Jan 31 2017, 4:57am CST

Spectacular First Images of Earth Taken by NOAA’s GOES-16 Satellite

Spectacular First Images of Earth Taken by NOAA’s GOES-16 Satellite

Recently, NOAA released high quality images of earth...

Jan 24 2017, 2:54am CST

Astronomers are Searching for Signs of Life on Wolf 1061 Exoplanet Closest to Earth

Astronomers are Searching for Signs of Life on Wolf 1061 Exoplanet Closest to Earth

NASA scientists are studying the existence of life on wolf 1061 exoplanet...

Jan 20 2017, 1:49pm CST

2017 AG13 Asteroid Passed Closed to Earth

Giant Asteroid Passed Closed to Earth

A massive asteroid passed across earth about half the distance closer than the moon....

Jan 10 2017, 5:00am CST