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Tiangong-1 Space Station Mostly Burned Up on Reentry

Tiangong-1 Space Station Mostly Burned Up on Reentry

The Tiangong-1 Space Station is no more....

Apr 2 2018, 12:56am CDT

New Tiangong-1 Space Station Reentry Forecast Released

New Tiangong-1 Space Station Reentry Forecast Released

Reentry of Tiangong-1 Space Station is now forecasted for late Sunday, April 1. Updated....

Apr 1 2018, 2:15pm CDT

Tiangong-1 Space Station Reentry Is Now An April Fools' Joke

Tiangong-1 Space Station Reentry Is Now An April Fools' Joke

Reentry of Tiangong-1 Space Station is now forecasted for Sunday, April 1....

Mar 31 2018, 9:32am CDT

Tiangong-1 Space Station To Crash on Earth Saturday

Tiangong-1 Space Station To Crash on Earth Saturday - Update

Easter Saturday is when out of control Tiangong-1 Space Station will strike the earth....

Mar 30 2018, 3:18am CDT

Earth is Losing Plants and Animals at an Alarming Rate, UN Reports

Earth is Losing Plants and Animals at a Dramatic Rate, UN Reports

UN reports give a comprehensive assessment of the state of biodiversity around the world....

Mar 25 2018, 3:40am CDT

2 Billion-Year-Old Salt Rock Reveals How Life Began on Ancient Earth

2 Billion-Year-Old Salt Rock Reveals How Life Began on Ancient Earth

Researchers have found that rise in oxygen levels that occurred about 2.3 billion years ago was much more substantial than prev...

Mar 24 2018, 6:26am CDT

A Giant Harpoon Can Drag Space Debris Back to Earth

A Giant Harpoon Can Drag Space Debris Back to Earth

European aerospace company Airbus is developing a harpoon that can remove massive defunct satellites from space...

Mar 17 2018, 3:47pm CDT

China’s Tiangong-1 Space Station will Soon Crash to Earth

China’s Tiangong-1 Space Station will Soon Crash to Earth

Most of the space station will burn up during re-entry, but some parts may survive and hit the Earth...

Mar 11 2018, 5:03am CDT

South African Wildfires are Unexpectedly Cooling The Earth

South African Wildfires are Cooling The Earth

New study says that fire smoke combined with low-level clouds creates a reflective process that actually helps cool climate and...

Mar 6 2018, 3:58am CST

Three Space Station Astronauts Safely Return to Earth

Three Space Station Astronauts Safely Return to Earth

The three-man ISS crew landed in Kazakhstan on Wednesday...

Mar 3 2018, 1:57am CST

Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster Could Hit Earth

Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster Could Hit Earth

Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster in Space is on a Collision Course With Earth...

Feb 15 2018, 7:58am CST

TRAPPIST-1 Planets May Have More Water Than Earth

TRAPPIST-1 Planets May Have More Water Than Earth

New data sheds more light on the properties of one of the most intriguing planetary systems discovered to date...

Feb 10 2018, 10:41am CST

New Horizons Captures the Farthest Images Ever Taken from Earth

New Horizons Captures the Farthest Image Ever Taken from Earth

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft made history by capturing the "farthest image ever" from Earth...

Feb 10 2018, 3:47am CST

Earth's Permafrost is Full of Toxic Mercury

Earth's Permafrost is Full of Toxic Mercury

The Planet Earth’s Permafrost in the Northern Hemisphere Stores Large Reserves of Toxic Mercury...

Feb 7 2018, 6:52am CST

Massive Comet Set Earth on Fire, Triggered Ice Age 12000 Years Ago

Massive Comet Set Earth on Fire, Triggered Ice Age 12000 Years Ago

New study says that comet impact set the climate into a colder, almost “ice age” state that lasted a thousand years...

Feb 4 2018, 12:13am CST

NASA’s Gold Mission will Explore the Zone Between Earth and Space

NASA’s GOLD Mission will Explore the Zone Between Earth and Space

The mission aims to understand the fundamental processes that govern near-Earth space and will help predict changes in weather...

Jan 27 2018, 2:19pm CST

Fragments of Michigan Meteor Found on Earth

Fragments of Michigan Meteor Found on Earth

Meteorite hunters find six fragments of space rock after a meteor exploded over Michigan...

Jan 27 2018, 5:34am CST

Disco Ball Satellite is Now Orbiting Around Earth

Disco Ball Satellite is Now Orbiting Around Earth

The satellite is believed to be the brightest object in the night sky...

Jan 26 2018, 10:35am CST

Meteorites Brought Water to Earth Much Earlier Than Thought

Meteorites Brought Water to Earth Much Earlier Than Thought

New study says that water was carried by meteorites during the first two million years of the solar system...

Jan 21 2018, 11:48am CST

China’s 8.5-Ton Space Station will Crash into Earth in March

China’s 8.5-Ton Space Station will Crash into Earth in March

China's first space station has been out of control since 2016...

Jan 7 2018, 2:32am CST

2017 Solar Eclipse Created Bow Waves in the Earth's Atmosphere

2017 Solar Eclipse Created Bow Waves in the Earth's Atmosphere

This was the first time researchers observed the phenomenon in an unprecedented detail...

Dec 30 2017, 6:38am CST

Skull-Shaped Halloween Asteroid Returning to Haunt Earth in 2018

Skull-Shaped Halloween Asteroid Returning to Haunt Earth in 2018

Space experts reported that the skull shaped asteroid will be returning to pass Earth in its orbit after it was first discovere...

Dec 22 2017, 3:43am CST

Earth Experienced a Long Period of Bombardment After Moon’s Formation

Earth Experienced a Long Period of Bombardment After Moon’s Formation

Collisions with moon-like objects also brought elements such as gold, silver and platinum to Earth...

Dec 10 2017, 2:19pm CST

NASA to Test Parachute-Like Device for Returning Spacecraft to Earth

NASA to Test Parachute-Like Device for Returning Spacecraft to Earth

The advanced device will demonstrate guided controlled re-entry of small spacecraft from deep space missions...

Nov 25 2017, 2:52pm CST

Flat Earth Rocket Launch Postponed by California Man

Flat Earth Rocket Launch Postponed by California Man

The flat Earth project enthusiast faces delay in his homemade rocket launch date over ghost town due to territory issues...

Nov 25 2017, 5:17am CST

NASA Time Lapse Video Shows How Earth has Changed Over 20 Years

NASA Time Lapse Video Shows How Earth has Changed Over 20 Years

This fall marks 20 years since NASA has continuously observed our planet from space...

Nov 18 2017, 2:59pm CST

Chinese Space Station will Crash to Earth within Few Months

Chinese Space Station will Crash to Earth within Few Months

Tiangong-1's re-entry through Earth's atmosphere will also be uncontrolled...

Oct 15 2017, 7:54am CDT

Asteroid That Flew Past Earth This Week may Struck our Planet in 2079

Asteroid That Flew Past Earth This Week may Struck our Planet in 2079

The latest encounter gave experts a rare opportunity to "rehearse" for a real strike threat in future...

Oct 15 2017, 2:40am CDT

Life on Earth Started after Meteorites Splashed into Warm Ponds

Life on Earth Started after Meteorites Splashed into Warm Ponds

New research says that meteorites may have spawned life on Earth...

Oct 8 2017, 5:23am CDT

MIT Scientists Predict Sixth Mass Extinction on Earth by 2100

MIT Scientists Predict Sixth Mass Extinction on Earth by 2100

By 2100, oceans may hold enough carbon to trigger a major die-off, researchers predict...

Sep 23 2017, 6:03am CDT

At Least Nine Planets are Ideally Placed to Spy on Earth, Study Says

At Least Nine Planets are Ideally Placed to See Earth, Study Says

Scientists looks at how an alien from exoplanet might be able to watch Earth using our own technology...

Sep 9 2017, 2:49pm CDT

NASA Scientist Presents an Unusual Plan to Save the Earth from Yellowstone Supervolcano

NASA Scientist Presents an Unusual Plan to Save the Earth from Yellowstone Supervolcano

Researchers believe that the Yellowstone super volcano is a bigger threat to life on Earth than any asteroid or comet...

Aug 27 2017, 5:17am 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...

Aug 19 2017, 9:17am 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

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

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

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

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

Jeff Bezos is Richest Person On Earth

Jeff Bezos is Richest Person On Earth

"Alexa, Who is the Richest Person?"...

Jul 27 2017, 10:07am CDT