Britain's latest Antarctic research station is being unveiled 100 years after Capt. Robert Falcon Scott's Antarctic expeditions. Teams worked in freezing conditions to create 'Halley VI', located 10-thousand miles from the United Kingdom.
TheStreet (Sep. 15, 2015) Imagine if anyone could buy a ticket to space? Amazon CEO and Founder Jeff Bezos is on a mission to make that happen. He announced Tuesday that his aerospace company Blue Origin is planning to build ... watch video
AP (July 1, 2016) A Russian cargo space ship briefly undocked from the International Space Station early Friday. It re-docked less than an hour later. The space station was testing a new manual docking system. (July ... watch video
AFP (Dec. 14, 2015) British astronaut Tim Peake, American Tim Kopra and Russian Yuri Malenchenko will blast off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on board a Soyuz rocket for a six-month mission to the ... watch video
AFP (June 18, 2016) A three-man crew, including British astronaut Tim Peake, land in the Kazakh steppe after completing a six-month mission at the International Space Station (ISS).
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AFP (June 21, 2016) British astronaut Tim Peake has landed back on Earth after spending six months on the International Space Station (ISS) and is now looking forward to having some family time -- although his next ... watch video
July 21, 2016 Fifty years ago Captain Kirk and the crew of the starship Enterprise began their journey into space -- the final frontier. Now, as the newest Star Trek film hits cinemas, the ... read more
July 21, 2016 Normally computers speed up calculations. But with his new pen-and-paper formula, a researcher gets his results thousands of times faster than using conventional computer codes. The astrophysicist ... read more
July 19, 2016 Two astronomers -- with the help of Twitter--have uncovered the strongest evidence yet that an enormous X-shaped structure made of stars lies within the central bulge of the ... read more
July 18, 2016 Scientists report the largest haul of confirmed planets - tallying more than a hundred -- since NASA's Kepler space telescope switched from staring into one patch of sky to ... read more
July 14, 2016 After analyzing four years of Kepler space telescope observations, astronomers have given us our clearest understanding yet of a class of exoplanets called 'Warm Jupiters,' ... read more
July 14, 2016 A team of hundreds of physicists and astronomers has announced results from the largest-ever, three-dimensional map of distant galaxies. The team constructed this map to make ... read more
June 13, 2012 Scientists have published the first continent-wide assessment of the Antarctic's biogeography, and propose that the landmass should be divided into 15 distinct conservation regions to protect ... read more
Nov. 29, 2011 The dominant plants in Antarctica have been affected by modern climate change according to new research. In a handful of coastal Antarctic "oases" void of permanent ice cover, lush moss ... read more