Solar storm predicted for TOMORROW threatening BLACK OUT

Earth could be plunged into darkness tomorrow, with solar winds having the power to affect satellites, knocking out GPS navigation, mobile phone signal and...

MH370 news: Malaysia Airlines plane could have vanished after batteries EXPLODED...

Four years have passed since the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines plane MH370 and experts have put the investigation to rest after making little progress...

These skulls look purple and orange. They are both red.

If a sign tells you To follow the purple skull to your destination, the answer seems simple: Veer left. But isolate the stripes that...

Termites built themselves a landfill the size of Great Britain

Millions of miles of tunnels go largely unnoticed beneath the feet of farmers in northeastern Brazil. About four inches across, these smooth and twisting...

NASA asteroid WARNING: Newly discovered 230FT space rock will skim Earth...

The asteroid, dubbed by NASA Asteroid 2019 AX2, was first picked up by radars on January 3 this year. NASA’s astronomers now believe the...

Natural global warming led to TWO mass extinctions and it could...

Mass extinction events such as the Late Triassic (LTE), 201 million years, ago and the Early Toarcian (EToE), 187 million years ago, were previously...

He’s let thousands of insects bite and sting him—here’s what he’s...

You probably don’t savor the agony of a well-stubbed toe, but pain is a boon. Stings teach us to avoid similar dust-ups in the...

Five rad and random dog products I found this week

My job is to find cool stuff. Throughout the week I spend hours scouring the web for things that are useful, fun, or ridiculously...

Watch people beatbox in an MRI

If you struggled to master the rolling trill that differentiates pero from perro in Spanish half as much as I did, beatboxing probably isn’t...

Long-term weather forecast: El Nino to bring worldwide flooding and drought

The United Nation’s (UN) World Meteorological Organisation says there is a 75-80 percent chance that El Nino will be a “weak event” in the...

Alien discovery: Nearby planet could contain sub-surface LIFE

The massive, frozen planet, which is 3.2 times the size of Earth, orbits around Barnard’s Star – the closest red dwarf star to our...

Japan asteroid landing: MASCOT joins rovers and lands on asteroid Eyugu

The Japanese space agency, JAXA, made history on September 21 by landing two rovers on a 1km asteroid. The asteroid, called Ryugu, is home to...

Why You Should Definitely Get Your Kids A Flu Shot

For Serese Marotta, it all comes back to the seat belt analogy. The CEO of the advocacy group Families Fighting Flu can’t get through a...

Was Einstein WRONG? Scientist proposes NEW theory of relativity

Astronomers can only explain around 5 percent of our universe, with the remaining 95 percent said to be made up of unknown materials dubbed dark energy and dark...

NASA news: NASA Parker Solar Probe is now closer to the...

NASA’s solar probe has officially broken 1972 the record set by the Helios 2 spacecraft, to become the closest space probe to approach the...

What makes popcorn pop?

Like Diana Prince turning into Wonder Woman, a handful of popcorn seeds can, in a flash, burst out of their shells and become something...

Virgin Galactic at edge of space MAPPED: Where is Virgin Galactic...

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo finally reached space after months of testing. The spaceship flew to an incredible altitude of 271,268 feet (82682 metres). The tourism...

Innovation, war, and glory: the soldier-scientist who unlocked the secrets of...

The afternoon of January 11, 1941, was sleepy and quiet at the fort deep in the Sahara in Italian-occupied Libya, in an oasis called...

How are dinosaurs named?

From Tyrannosaurus rex to Stegosaurus, some dinosaurs are household names. But have you ever heard of Lingwulong shenqi or Caihong juji? If not, it’s...

Gravitational waves could solve a cosmological crisis within five years—or shake...

When cosmologist Daniel Holtz took off from Hong Kong on August 17, 2017, his head swirled with the ideas he’d spent the last week...
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