Scientists Discover Wolf 1061c, the Nearest Habitable Exoplanet to Earth
Dec 18, 2015 Scientists have recently discovered an alien planet that has the potential to host life. According to scientists from Australia's University of New South Wales, the world orbiting the red deaf star Wolf 1061, is the closest exoplanet to Earth that could be habitable.
Scientists Solve Mystery of Missing Water in Hot Exoplanets
Dec 16, 2015 Scientists have finally solved the mystery as to why some exoplanets appear to have insufficient water. Through a combined project by the NASA and the ESA, they were able to discover that these planets' bodies of water were simply hidden behind cosmic clouds.
Melting Glaciers Could Alter Earth’s Rotational Speed According to Scientists
Dec 15, 2015 A new study conducted by a team of scientists revealed that the effects of climate change could alter the rotation of Earth. This phenomenon, of course, would have a direct effect on the length of a day on the planet.
Scientists in China Claim to Have Technology to Clone Humans
Dec 02, 2015 Scientists from an upcoming cloning factory in China claim that the facility already has the technology to proceed developing human clones. They are only hoping that the world is ready to accept this notion that used to belong in the realm of science fiction.
Fossil Uncovers Mystery of How Snakes Lost Their Legs
Nov 30, 2015 A new study sheds light regarding the mystery of how snakes lost their legs and became the slithering animal that the world knows today. According to the researchers who carried out the study, these reptiles lost their limbs and evolved by burrowing underground to hunt.
Northern Lights Shifting to South Due to Earth Weakening Magnetic Field
Nov 27, 2015 A new study has revealed that the northern lights, also known as Aurora Borealis, are shifting to southern regions due to the weakening magnetic fields of Earth. Despite this, the scientists who conducted the study noted that this is not an indicator that the fields will flip soon.
Earth’s Geomagnetic Field Not in Danger of Reversing According to Scientists
Nov 25, 2015 Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) assured the people of Earth that the planet's geomagnetic field is not in danger of flipping out anytime soon. Based on their calculations, Earth's geomagnetic field is still currently stable.
Mars Could Soon Have Rings According to Scientists
Nov 24, 2015 Scientists predicted that someday, Mars could have rings around it just like Saturn. This could happen after the Red Planet's natural satellite Phobos completely breaks apart.
Science News: Scientists Observing Birth of Possibly Three New Planets
Nov 19, 2015 For the first time ever, scientists are witnessing distant planets that are currently in the process of being born. According to them, studying this rare phenomenon can provide the entire scientific community with a deeper understanding of how planets are really formed.
Bill Nye ‘the Science Guy’ Knows How the World can Beat Climate Change
Nov 16, 2015 Bill Nye, the enthusiastic and inspiring former host of the television series "Bill Nye the Science Guy," detailed his plans to solve the growing issue of climate change in his new book "Unstoppable: Harnessing Science to Change the World." According to the pop scientist, the people of Earth have everything that they need stop this ecological problem.
Mars’ Moon Phobos Breaking Apart due to Red Planet’s Gravitational Pull
Nov 11, 2015 NASA's scientists have reported that Phobos, the moon orbiting Mars, is nearing its destruction. According to the scientists, this is due to the strong gravitational force exerted by the Red Planet on the natural satellite.
Science News: Extinct Giant Rats Could Make a Comeback, According to Scientists
Nov 10, 2015 Scientists have discovered that large rats the size of dogs once roamed the Earth. Although they are already extinct, it is still possible that the gigantic versions of these rats and other animals could return.
Scientist Discovers Evidence of Parallel Universes
Nov 06, 2015 A scientist may have found evidence that could prove the notion that multiple universes do exist. Astrophysicist Ranga-Ram Chary of California's U.S. Planck Data Center made the discovery after studying the aftermath of the Big Bang
Taurid Meteor Shower Expected to Begin This Week
Nov 03, 2015 Stargazers are in for a treat as NASA predicted that the annual Taurid meteor shower is expected to begin this week. During this rare event, spectators will be able to see balls of fire streaking across the sky.
Footage of Rare and Elusive Omura’s Whale Captured for the First Time [VIDEO]
Nov 03, 2015 A team of international researchers were able to observe and capture images of the rare Omura's whale for the first time. According to the researchers, the discovery is considered a significant one because it can provide them with more insight regarding the characteristics of this elusive whale species.