Two University of Hawaii at Manoa researchers have identified and corrected a subtle error that was made when applying Einstein’s equations to model the growth of the universe.
A team of scientists on board the International Space Station have successfully mixed cement in the microgravity of space.
Chinese media have reported that the Yutu-2 rover has discovered a “gel-like” substance in a crater on the far side of the moon. It sounds intriguing, but details are still scarce.
The Chandrayaan-2 mission’s Vikram lander was descending toward the moon when it suddenly went off trajectory just 1.3 miles above the lunar surface.
There are plenty of scenarios in which aliens could exist but we haven’t heard from them, the study authors wrote. Aliens may have even visited Earth, they say, just not recently enough for us to have noticed.
While observing a large supernova in the ‘Fireworks’ galaxy, researchers accidentally captured imagery of a brief, bright spot in the same galaxy that didn’t originate from the supernova.
Just in time for the 50th anniversary of the moon launch, a group of local computer restoration experts has succeeded in getting a half-century-old Apollo Guidance Computer into working order. They even used it to “land on the moon.”
The Earth sits in a cosmic shooting gallery, constantly being bombarded by bits of space debris. Most of the time, the objects hitting the atmosphere are small, say the size of a grain of sand or even a small rock. They burn up in the atmosphere, leaving a streak as they go — a shooting star on which you might make a wish.
Pulsars are incredible heavenly bodies.
The mineral doesn’t naturally occur anywhere on our planet