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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...

2 days ago, 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

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...

Jul 14 2017, 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...

Jul 13 2017, 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