Where to hunt for life on Mars
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Where to hunt for life on Mars

This site uses cookies to enhance your reading experience. By using this site, you consent to our use of cookies.OkayStoriesMars as seen by the Curiosity rover. Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSSAfter…

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First Global Map of Titan Reveals a Truly Alien World
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First Global Map of Titan Reveals a Truly Alien World

Using data gathered by NASA’s Cassini probe, scientists have compiled the first global geologic map of Saturn’s enigmatic moon Titan. The new map reveals a world that’s distinctly…

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Rare gas find solves puzzle of Southern Africa’s soaring landscape
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Rare gas find solves puzzle of Southern Africa’s soaring landscape

Researchers doing fieldwork in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Credit: Stuart Gilfillan The discovery of gases released from deep beneath the Earth's crust could help to explain Southern Africa's unusual…

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NASA Finds Supermassive Black Hole Birthing Stars at “Furious Rate”
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NASA Finds Supermassive Black Hole Birthing Stars at “Furious Rate”

Galaxy clusters have been fascinating astronomers for decades. Often consisting of thousands of galaxies, the clusters are the largest known structures being held together by gravitational forces.At their…

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SNC’s Dream Chaser spacecraft can supply NASA’s lunar space station – and become its own orbital platform
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SNC’s Dream Chaser spacecraft can supply NASA’s lunar space station – and become its own orbital platform

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is in the process of developing ‘Dream Chaser,’ a reusable spacecraft designed to ferry cargo to the International Space Station, and bring it back…

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NASA discovers water vapor — and maybe more — on Jupiter’s moon Europa
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NASA discovers water vapor — and maybe more — on Jupiter’s moon Europa

NASA has confirmed that one of Jupiter’s 79 moons has water vapor above its surface — and possibly even a liquid water ocean — providing more evidence to…

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Apollo 12 Is NASA’s Forgotten Mission To The Moon.
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Apollo 12 Is NASA’s Forgotten Mission To The Moon.

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Neptune’s moons perform a strange orbit dance around each other
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Neptune’s moons perform a strange orbit dance around each other

Up, up, down, down - do the Neptune Moon dance! Partners w/ chemistry AND rhythm, Moons Naiad & Thalassa are caught in a "dance of avoidance" choreographed so…

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Infants from 2100 years ago found with helmets made of children’s skulls
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Infants from 2100 years ago found with helmets made of children’s skulls

Credit: (c) Sara Juengst A team of researchers from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Universidad Técnica de Manabí in Ecuador has found and reported on…

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First-ever map of Saturn’s moon makes it a strong candidate for alien life
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First-ever map of Saturn’s moon makes it a strong candidate for alien life

November 19, 2019 | 10:08am | Updated November 19, 2019 | 1:27pm Enlarge Image This artist's concept envisions what hydrocarbon ice forming on a liquid hydrocarbon sea of…

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