Sunday, July 23, 2017

Japan’s space camera drone on the ISS is a floating ball...

Japan’s space agency has for the first time released photos and videos taken on the International Space Station by its resident robot...

Feel like you’re zooming over Pluto and its moon Charon with...

It was two years ago, on July 14th, 2015, that NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft flew by Pluto — marking the first time...

These animals will live on Earth until the Sun dies

We already know tardigrades — those tiny eight-legged water creatures — are as tough as they are ugly. They can survive for...

Inside Verily’s plan to fight mosquitoes with 20 million more mosquitoes

Today, Verily — formerly Google Life Sciences — began releasing bacteria-infected male mosquitoes in Fresno, California. The release marks the launch of Debug...

A Russian Soyuz rocket provided a ride share to space for...

A Russian Soyuz rocket launched a whopping 73 satellites into space this morning, sending the spacecraft into three different orbits around Earth....

What to know when your car is melted by 7,500 pounds...

On Thursday afternoon, a photograph of a car trailing a massive stream of snot and also possibly eels began appearing on Twitter....

Gold, lasers, and antifreeze help reanimate deep-frozen fish

Using a combination of lasers, gold particles, and antifreeze, scientists have successfully reanimated frozen zebrafish embryos. This new technique could one day...

You can play this musical instrument with just your thoughts

Good news for people who hate practicing scales: scientists have created a musical instrument you can play with just your thoughts. The...

France looks to curb its growing anti-vaccination movement with a new...

France looks to curb its growing anti-vaccination movement with a new law - The Verge ...

These ocean plastic collectors might end up collecting more Silicon Valley...

When Boyan Slat was 16, he went diving in Greece, and was shocked to see more plastic bags than fish. Seven years...