Saturday, October 19, 2019

NASA shock: Scientist makes stunning confession as he claims life already found on Mars

Dr Gilbert Levin, who worked on the Viking Mars landers in the 1970s, claims NASA had already answered the “ultimate question”, that is,...

World's fastest ant hits record-breaking speed of TWO miles per hour

The fastest ant in the world can run 108 times the length of its own body every second.Named the Saharan silver, after the...

Antarctica discovery: Century-old letter reveals shock find after first exploration 

The Discovery Expedition was the first official British operation to the Antarctic regions since the voyage of James Clark Ross 60 years earlier. Organised...

Scientists FLOOD the Biosphere 2 with CO2 to see how climate change will impact...

Scientists FLOOD the Biosphere 2 with CO2 in an experiment to...

Image shows an ancient, dried-up river system on Mars that stretches 435 MILES across...

Vivid images reveal an ancient, dried-up river system on Mars that...

Footage shows world's fastest ants at top speed – video

New video footage reveals the world's fastest ants galloping across the scorching sand of the Sahara at speeds approaching one metre per second,...

Fastest ants in world found in northern Sahara, researchers say

The sand dunes of the northern Sahara are home to the fastest ants in the world, according to researchers who clocked the insects...

Historic all-female spacewalk set for Friday at International Space Station

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - U.S. astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir will make history on Friday when they conduct the first ever...

Heat map shows all bombs that fell on the UK in World War II

An interactive map created by history researchers has plotted more than 30,000 air raid attacks which were carried out on the UK by...

Nasa plans historic first all-female spacewalk in coming days

Nasa is planning the first ever all-female spacewalk as early as Thursday, the space agency has announced. The walk, or float, will be conducted...

Amazon fish wears nature's 'bullet-proof vest' to thwart piranhas

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - One of the world’s largest freshwater fish is protected by the natural equivalent of a “bullet-proof vest,” helping it thrive...

Virgin Galactic unveils space suits for tourists chartering one of its $250,000 flights to...

Virgin Galactic is set to launch passengers to the edge space in style.The company, founded by Richard Branson, has designed an entire wardrobe,...

Paris zoo unveils the "blob", an organism with no brain but 720 sexes

The "blob", slime mould (Physarum polycephalum), a single-celled organism forming over tree chunk, is pictured at the Paris Zoological Park during a press...

Women break prize drought by winning five 2019 prime minister's science awards

A record number of women have received prime minister’s science awards, with mathematician Cheryl Praeger taking out the top gong. On Wednesday evening Praeger,...

Sawfish numbers in global stronghold are dropping, prompting calls for fishing protection

Numbers of endangered sawfish in one of their most globally important strongholds are dropping, with conservationists calling for rules that will cut the...

Brexit hits UK science funding, deters international researchers

LONDON (Reuters) - Uncertainty surrounding Britain’s exit from the European Union has hit science funding to the tune of almost half a billion...

California earthquake: USGS warns bigger than 4.5M tremor could follow in next week

The San Francisco Bay area was rocked by a 4.5 magnitude earthquake at 10.33pm local time on Monday, October 14. Many felt shaking...

Life in space: Why scientists fear humans must not leave planet Earth just yet

Future life in space will have to overcome concerns regarding artificial gravity, health risks and the effects of space radiation. Scientists are also concerned...

Elon Musk's SpaceX wants to send 30 THOUSAND internet satellites into orbit for superfast...

SpaceX has plans to blanket earth in tens of thousands more satellites hoped to provide wireless broadband world wide.The U.S's Federal Communications Commission...

Nuclear warning: Toxic waste equivalent to 2,000 Hiroshima bombs could be leaking in sea

Enewetak Atoll is a series of small islands in the South Pacific which the US government used to test its nuclear weapons following...

Stephen Hawking’s ‘black hole time machine’ proposal to NASA revealed

Stephen Hawking was a theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author who was the director of research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology at the University of Cambridge before his death last year. His...

Men ARE more competitive than women: Study shows males more likely than females to...

Men ARE more competitive than women: Study shows males are more...

Philippines earthquake: Panic after huge 6.4 quake rocks city – ‘Strongest I ever felt'

A major 6.5 magnitude tremor rocked the island of Mindanao at 19:37 local time. The earthquake came just 28 miles (46km) southwest of...

Nasa unveils spacesuit to fit first woman on the moon – video

Nasa engineers Kristine Davis and Dustin Gohmert demonstrate new spacesuits designed to fit a more diverse crew, after plans for the first all-female...

Nasa unveils spacesuits to be worn by first woman on the moon

Nasa has unveiled two spacesuits designed to be worn by the first woman to walk on the moon. The next-generation suits were made for...

NASA and USGS reveal stunning infrared aerial photos in Earth As Art project

NASA and USGS began the Earth As Art project at the dawn of the millennium after scientists saw the beauty in the visual...

How do we feed the world without destroying it? | Bob Geldof

Hunger is the most awful and profound expression of poverty. It exists in every country. It is something that most people can identify...