A flash of light detected about a mile below the South Pole likely solves a century-old cosmic mystery—and potentially opens up a new kind of astronomy involving ghostly subatomic particles... read more →
Cinematographer Florean Ledoux used a drone to capture incredibly beautiful images of many polar bears at Baffin Island region.
"The China Space Station belongs not only to China, but also to the world," said Ambassador Shi Zhongjun, representative of China to the United Nations and other International Organizations in... read more →
A pilot whale has died off southern Thailand after swallowing 80 plastic bags, Thai marine officials say. The whale vomited five bags during a vain attempt by conservation officials to... read more →
A pair of new spacecraft that will observe our planet's ever-changing water cycle, ice sheets and crust is in final preparations for a California launch no earlier than Saturday, May... read more →
The world’s reefs are in a dramatic state of decline - we’ve lost over 40% of corals over the last 30 years due to pollution, destructive fishing and climate change.... read more →
The British Army’s Ice Maiden team has become the first all-female team to cross Antarctica using muscle power alone. Enduring 62 days on the ice and travelling up to 43km... read more →
( from Space.com ) Future spacecraft could think for themselves using the same technology that powers Bitcoin. A new $330,000 NASA grant supports work to develop autonomous spacecraft that could... read more →