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NASA’s Solar Probe Flies by Venus on its Way to the Sun

NASA’s Solar Probe Flies by Venus on its Way to the Sun

The spacecraft will fly by Venus seven times throughout the mission....

Oct 4 2018, 6:57am CDT

Astronomers Detect First CME Blast from a Star Other Than Sun

Astronomers Detect First CME Blast from a Star Other Than the Sun

Coronal mass ejection occurs when a star releases plasma and charged particles from its corona into surrounding space...

Aug 12 2018, 10:35am CDT

NASA Records Sound of the Sun

NASA Records Sounds of the Sun

These sounds allow researchers to study a range of complex motions inside the Sun, from solar flares to coronal mass ejections...

Jul 28 2018, 6:28am CDT

NASA Installs Cutting-edge Heat Shield on its First Spacecraft to the Sun

NASA Installs Cutting-edge Heat Shield on its First Spacecraft to the Sun

NASA's Parker Solar Probe will get closer to the Sun than any spacecraft has ever gone...

Jul 7 2018, 4:22pm CDT

Toy Maker Spin Master Brings the Fun to the Sun with Kinetic Sand Shimmer Sand and Hatchimals CollEGGtibles S3

Toy Maker Spin Master Brings the Fun to the Sun with Kinetic Sand Shimmer Sand and Hatchimals CollEGGtibles S3

New Summer toys arrive from Canadian Hatchimals maker....

Jun 16 2018, 12:52am CDT

What will Happen to the Sun When it Dies?

What will Happen to the Sun When it Dies?

The Facts are Here Regarding the Scenario of the End of Our Star, the Sun...

May 11 2018, 6:11am CDT

What will Happen When Our Sun Dies?

What will Happen When Our Sun Dies?

Scientists predict that the sun will turn into a massive ring of luminous, interstellar gas and dust, known as a planetary nebu...

May 9 2018, 1:18pm CDT

NASA Video Shows Thousands of Asteroids Swirling around the Sun

NASA Video Shows Thousands of Asteroids Swirling around the Sun

The animation depicts data collected by the telescope over its four-year survey of the solar system...

Apr 28 2018, 12:20am CDT

How Does Plants Avoid Ultraviolet Radiation from Sun?

How Do Plants Avoid Ultraviolet Radiation from Sun?

Plants have a special repair mechanism to correct the DNA sequence after exposure to sun...

Apr 18 2018, 12:36pm CDT

Three Massive Coronal Holes Opened on the Sun

Three Massive Coronal Holes Opened on the Sun

If solar wind escaped from coronal holes interacts with Earth's atmosphere, it triggers auroras and solar storms...

Apr 13 2018, 5:02am CDT

Final Tests Underway for NASA’s First Mission to the Sun

Final Tests Underway for NASA’s First Mission to the Sun

NASA's Parker Solar Probe will provide humanity with the closest-ever observations of our own star...

Mar 30 2018, 7:43am CDT

Sun Shield Could Protect Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

Sun Shield Could Protect Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

Trials have shown that ultra-thin film can decrease coral bleaching by blocking up to 30 percent of sunlight...

Mar 28 2018, 4:15am CDT

NASA Wants to Send Your Name to the Sun

NASA Wants to Send Your Name to the Sun

NASA is inviting people to place their name on a microchip aboard first mission to touch the sun...

Mar 11 2018, 4:54pm CDT

The Sun will be Unusually Cool by 2050

The Sun will be Unusually Cool by 2050

Scientists say that a dim and cooler sun could have a profound effect on Earth's weather...

Feb 11 2018, 1:26am CST

Pokemon Go Players Get Free Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Alola Outfits

Pokemon Go Players Get Free Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Alola Outfits

Pokemon Go receives Ultra Sun and Moon Alola region avatar items at No Cost Whatsoever...

Nov 14 2017, 8:14am CST

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Bring Back All Legendary Pokemon Villains

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Bring Back All Legendary Pokemon Villains

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon have List of Legendary Villains on Board including the greatest villainous organization that i...

Nov 3 2017, 5:28am CDT

The Sun Just Released the Biggest Solar Flare in 12 Years

The Sun Just Released the Biggest Solar Flare in 12 Years

The same active region on Sun continues to emit solar flares...

Sep 9 2017, 1:18am 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...

Aug 19 2017, 1:10am CDT

Total Solar Eclipse Binoculars Get You Closer to the Sun

Total Solar Eclipse Binoculars Get You Closer to the Sun

Forget these paper solar eclipse glasses. There are solar binos....

Aug 9 2017, 11:39am CDT

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Gets First New Pokemon

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Gets First New Pokemon

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon will feature first new Pokémon form which is a new Lycanroc form...

Aug 7 2017, 1:10pm CDT

Our Sun is Just an Ordinary Star, Study Reveals

Our Sun is Just an Ordinary Star, Study Reveals

New study settles the longstanding dispute over the uniqueness of our sun...

Jul 15 2017, 10:37pm CDT

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Steelbook Dual Pack Pre-order on Sale for $63.99 on Amazon

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Steelbook Dual Pack Pre-order on Sale for $63.99 on Amazon

The Amazon exclusive Steel Book Ultra Sun and Moon release is a deal for Prime members....

Jul 12 2017, 8:49am CDT

Our Sun Likely Born with an Evil Twin called Nemesis

Our Sun Likely Born with an Evil Twin called Nemesis

New evidence sugges all star are born in pairs...

Jun 15 2017, 12:30am CDT

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Coming to Nintendo 3DS on November 17

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Coming to Nintendo 3DS on November 17

Everything You Wanted to Know About Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon...

Jun 7 2017, 7:25am CDT

NASA Announces its First Mission to Touch the Sun: Watch Live

NASA Announces its First Mission to Touch the Sun: Watch Live

NASA has a novel mission up its sleeve. It is one that can only be captured in the phrase: “Today the moon, tomorrow the sun”....

May 30 2017, 7:26am CDT

Germans Inaugurates World's Largest Artificial Sun

Germans Inaugurates World's Largest Artificial Sun

German scientists have constructed what is the world’s largest artificial sun. This entity is something which might prove usefu...

Mar 24 2017, 6:38am CDT

NASA will Send a Spacecraft to the Sun in 2018

NASA will Send a Spacecraft to the Sun in 2018

Solar Probe Plus mission could launch as early as July 2018 and should help scientists solve a number of mysteries about our ne...

Feb 27 2017, 10:20pm CST

Comet Spotted Breaking Apart as it Approaches the Sun

Comet Spotted Breaking Apart as it Approaches the Sun

Comet 73P broke into two pieces on the night of Feb. 12...

Feb 15 2017, 10:29am CST

Heat From Sun can Keep Us Cool too

Heat From Sun can Keep Us Cool too

Research shows that heat from Sun can keep us cool...

Feb 1 2017, 6:45am CST

Ants use Sun, Memories To Find Home Again

Ants use Sun, Memories To Find Home Again

Ants, which are famed for their highly developed work ethic, use the sun and memories of their surroundings to find the way ho...

Jan 22 2017, 5:08pm CST

ALMA Image Reveals a Massive Dark Spot on Sun

ALMA Image Reveals a Massive Dark Spot on Sun

The sunspot is almost twice the size of Earth...

Jan 18 2017, 7:58am CST

International Space Station Crosses the Face of the Sun in Stunning NASA Image

International Space Station Crosses the Face of the Sun in Stunning NASA Image

NASA releases the incredible image of space station transit across the giant fireball...

Dec 24 2016, 1:23pm CST

End of World: Sun Will Burn the Earth in 5 Billion Years

End of World: Sun Will Burn the Earth in 5 Billion Years

It is being said that the planet earth’s death will eventually occur as the sun swells to 100 times its original size. A dying...

Dec 9 2016, 2:21pm CST

 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