Tuesday, March 21
Stephen Hawking has been studying, theorizing, pondering, and writing about the universe and everything that makes it tick for decades upon decades, and now he’ll finally get his chance to head into the great unknown for himself.
Thursday, February 23
NASA has discovered seven planets with Earth-like qualities orbiting a nearby star making them among the strongest candidates in the continued search for extraterrestrial life among known exoplanets, or planets that exist outside of our own solar system.
Wednesday, February 01
Scientists have confirmed the existence of a "lost continent" under the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius that was left-over by the break-up of the supercontinent, Gondwana, which started about 200 million years ago.
Wednesday, October 05
The 2016 Nobel Prize for Chemistry has been awarded for the development of the world's smallest machines.
Tuesday, October 04
2016 Nobel Prize in physics awarded to three men for revealing ‘the secrets of exotic matter’; The Nobel Prize in Medicine Goes to Your Body, Eating Itself
Monday, August 29
A team of six people have completed a Mars simulation in Hawaii, where they lived in near isolation for a year.
Friday, August 19
This technique can help aid organizations figure out where to spend money
Thursday, July 28
In the fossil-rich region of South Africa known as the Cradle of Humankind, scientists have discovered the earliest known case of one of the world’s most deadly diseases.
Tuesday, July 05
NASA says it has received a signal from 540 million miles across the solar system, confirming its Juno spacecraft has successfully started orbiting Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system.
Thursday, June 30
More than 100 Nobel Prize recipients have signed a letter challenging the environmental NGO Greenpeace to halt its campaigns to prevent the introduction of potentially life saving options for the world’s poor, including Golden Rice.