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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...

5 days ago, 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

How Sun, Moon helped Construct Historic British Standing Stones Like Callanish

How Sun, Moon helped Construct Historic British Standing Stones Like Callanish

The earliest standing stone monuments of Britain were constructed specifically in line with the movements of the Sun and Moon,...

Aug 18 2016, 6:33am CDT

Space Telescope Sees Bright Comet Diving into Sun

Space Telescope Sees Bright Comet Diving into Sun

The Solar and Heliospheric Observatory, or SOHO, saw a bright sungrazing comet plunge towards the Sun at nearly 1.3 million mi...

Aug 5 2016, 11:04pm CDT

NASA Captures a Comet’s Fiery Death Plunge into the Sun

NASA Captures a Comet’s Fiery Death Plunge into the Sun

The sungrazer comet is hurtling towards sun at a staggering speed of 1 million miles per hour and will ultimately be destroyed...

Aug 5 2016, 10:53pm CDT

Watch Sunflowers Following the Sun by the Clock

Watch Sunflowers Following the Sun by the Clock

Scientists have managed to find out the exact mechanism through which sunflowers follow the sun....

Aug 5 2016, 5:13am CDT

Rotating Solar Power Tree to Catch Maximum Sun

Rotating Solar Power Tree to Catch Maximum Sun

A 'solar power tree' that takes up only four square feet of space and generates enough power to run about five households is b...

Jul 26 2016, 7:18am CDT

NASA Captures Solar Material Bursting Out from the Sun

NASA Captures Solar Material Bursting Out from the Sun

Newly released NASA SDO video shows 'plasma dance' controlled by complex magnetic forces above the Sun....

Jul 25 2016, 5:40am CDT

Earthquakes on San Andreas Fault Occurred due to Gravitational Tug of Sun and Moon

Earthquakes on San Andreas Fault Occurred due to Gravitational Tug of Sun and Moon

It has been discovered that the tremors that are so notorious around the San Andreas fault can occur due to solar and lunar tid...

Jul 19 2016, 6:47am CDT

Sun is Spinning Around in NASA’s Dizzying Animation

Sun is Spinning Around in NASA’s Dizzying Animation

It is actually NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory that did a 360 and rolled completely around its axis....

Jul 16 2016, 11:42am CDT

NASA Spots a Giant Hole on the Surface of the Sun

NASA Spots a Giant Hole on the Surface of the Sun

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) spots a massive coronal hole on Sun's surface and it is growing too....

Jul 14 2016, 8:17am CDT

E3 2016: Pokémon Sun and Moon Shows Three New Pokémon and Battle Royal Mode

E3 2016: Pokémon Sun and Moon Shows Three New Pokémon and Battle Royal Mode

Get ready to have three new Pokémon introduced in the Pokémon Sun and Moon....

Jun 14 2016, 5:58pm CDT

Can two Huge Coronal Holes on Sun Put Humans in Trouble?

Can two Huge Coronal Holes on Sun Put Humans in Trouble?

We imagine the Sun as a giant burning furnace that brings sunlight to us but NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) has spotte...

May 31 2016, 12:20am CDT

NASA Deploys CubeSat to Study Sun's Soft X-rays

NASA Deploys CubeSat to Study Sun's Soft X-rays

NASA has deployed a bread loaf-sized Miniature X-Ray Solar Spectrometer (MinXSS) CubeSat from an airlock on the International S...

May 17 2016, 2:38am CDT

Emotional Japanese Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Commercial Takes Place in Hawaii

Emotional Japanese Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Commercial Takes Place in Hawaii

The Pokemon company released a tear jerking commercial for Japanese Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon in Japan. Watch below....

May 12 2016, 2:28am CDT

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Starter Pokemon and Release Date Unveiled

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Starter Pokemon and Release Date Unveiled

Nintendo will release Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon on November 18. Watch the first game trailer....

May 11 2016, 2:21am CDT

Nearby Star Gives Fresh Insight into Sun's Infancy

Nearby Star Gives Fresh Insight into Sun's Infancy

Studying a nearby star has given scientists a fascinating insight into how the Sun may have behaved billions of years ago.A tea...

May 5 2016, 3:39am CDT

Mercury will Transit the Sun on May 9

Rare Mercury Transit will Occur in Front of the Sun on May 9

A unique Mercury transit will take place soon in front of the sun....

May 4 2016, 8:06am CDT

See Rosetta Comet 67P When Backlit By the Sun

Amazing Picture of Rosetta Comet 67P Backlit By the Sun

Everybody’s looking at it like there is no other. The most recent photo of Rosetta’s comet is awesome....

Apr 2 2016, 2:32am CDT

Sun Could Unleash Superflare Capable of Destroying Earth

Sun Could Unleash Superflare Capable of Destroying Earth

Researchers claim that the Sun could generate superflares and it could have devastating effects on Earth....

Mar 26 2016, 3:26am CDT

Hubble Reveals Monster Stars 30 Million Times Brighter Than Our Sun

Hubble Reveals Monster Stars 30 Million Times Brighter Than Our Sun

The Hubble Space Telescope has revealed humongous stars on the farthest edges of the universe. These happen to be millions of t...

Mar 18 2016, 7:54am CDT

Meteoritic Dust Grains Formed in Stellar Explosions Occurred Before the Sun

Meteoritic Dust Grains Formed in Stellar Explosions Occurred Before the Sun

It has been surmised that dust particles found in meteorites on earth are probably remains of star explosions that took place m...

Mar 9 2016, 4:38am CST