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
Sep. 26, 2016 To determine how the universe's heavy elements -- gold, silver and many others -- came about, a team of international researchers is studying both the largest and smallest things known to us -- stars ... read more
Sep. 26, 2016 Space is filled with types of light we can't see -- from infrared signals released by hot stars and galaxies, to the cosmic microwave background. Some of this invisible light ... read more
Sep. 26, 2016 The merger of two black holes, such as the one that produced the gravitational waves discovered by the LIGO Observatory, is considered an extremely complex process that can ... read more
Sep. 22, 2016 Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, and a trick of nature, have confirmed the existence of a planet orbiting two stars in the system OGLE-2007-BLG-349, located ... 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