Image of Nasa announces one of Saturn's moons could support alien life in our solar system | The Independent
Nasa announces one of Saturn's moons could support alien life in our solar system | The Independent
There might be alien life in our own solar system, Nasa has announced.All of the necessary things to support life have been found on one of the moons that orbits Saturn.Enceladus has chemicals that when found on Earth tend to indicate life, suggesting that there might be living things under its icy shell.Scientists have long thought of Enceladus as one of the prime candidates for life within our s... [Read More]
Image of European border agency Frontex warns Isis is weaponising refugees | The Independent
European border agency Frontex warns Isis is weaponising refugees | The Independent
Western security officials are warning the Isis terror group may be trying to manipulate refugees into carrying out terrorist attacks.There are also fears Isis will sneak in trained fighters among the mass movements of people fleeing war, hunger and extreme poverty. Frontex, the European border and coast guard agency, stressed the need for the continent to be ready for the potential dangers.“Some ... [Read More]
Image of PressTV-Trump govt. to spend climate funds on space programs
PressTV-Trump govt. to spend climate funds on space programs
The administration of US President-elect Donald Trump is planning to reduce NASA’s activities on climate change and use the budget for space exploration instead, an adviser says."We would start by having a stretch goal of exploring the entire solar system by the end of the century,” former congressman Bob Walker told The Telegraph.Walker, who used to chair President George W. Bush's Commission on ... [Read More]
Image of PressTV-Why Juno matters
PressTV-Why Juno matters
The Juno spacecraft has just entered the Jovian orbit after covering nearly 1.7 billion miles in the interplanetary space some five years after its launch in August 2011. In order to place itself safely in an orbit, the probe successfully reduced its astonishing speed of 165,000 per hour to about 1,200 miles per hour after it switched on its braking engine for 35 minutes on Monday.A few days earli... [Read More]
Image of Brexit vote petition HACKED with 77,000 fake signatures removed as Parliament sets up fraud probe
Brexit vote petition HACKED with 77,000 fake signatures removed as Parliament sets up fraud probe
Anthony BondAn online petition calling for a second EU referendum which has reached 3 million signatures is being investigated after claims it has been hacked.The petition-the largest in British history- calls on the government to implement a rule that if the remain or leave vote is less than 60% based a turnout less than 75% there should be another referendum.But it has now emerged that the House... [Read More]
Light pollution prevents 1 in 3 Earthlings from seeing the Milky Way at night - LA Times
Across the globe, light pollution is making the night sky lighter and the stars harder to see, according to a new study.In a paper published Friday in Science Advances, researchers reveal that 1 in 3 people worldwide are unable to see the Milky Way when they gaze at the heavens in their hometown.  In addition, a whopping 83% of the world’s population lives under light-polluted skies.In Singap... [Read More]
Image of How Many Earths? | New Scientist
How Many Earths? | New Scientist
Looking up at the night sky, it's hard not to wonder how many other planets might be circling those pinpricks of light – and how many are home to beings gazing back at us. Today, we are starting to get a handle on the number of roughly Earth-sized exoplanets that might be suitable for life. [Read More]
Google signs 60-year, $1 billion NASA lease - Yahoo News
From Yahoo News: SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google has signed a long-term lease for part of a historic Navy air base, where it plans to renovate three massive hangars and use them for projects involving aviation, space exploration and robotics. [Read More]
Image of Anthropocene: We might be about to move from the Holocene to a new epoch - Science - News - The Independent
Anthropocene: We might be about to move from the Holocene to a new epoch - Science - News - The Independent
After 11,700 years, the Holocene epoch may be coming to an end, with a group of geologists, climate scientists and ecologists meeting in Berlin this week to decide whether humanity's impact on the planet has been big enough to deserve a new one: the Anthropocene. [Read More]
Image of Strange object spotted on moon inspires web speculation - Houston Chronicle
Strange object spotted on moon inspires web speculation - Houston Chronicle
While scientists and amateur astronomers are scratching their heads over a "mystery rock" that popped up near the Mars rover Opportunity, there's also a puzzling object that fans of Google Moon are talking about. The wedge-shaped object, which has seven circular points evenly arranged in a right angle, doesn't look like anything that would naturally appear on the lunar surface, observers say. Si... [Read More]
Image of Astronomers Baffled By Mystery Radio Bursts From Space
Astronomers Baffled By Mystery Radio Bursts From Space
Baffled astronomers, surely not! A series of mysterious signals, known as Fast Radio Bursts (FRB), have left astronomers bemused as to what is causing the strange signals. So baffling is the occurrence that aliens have even been cited as possibly being responsible. The light signals occur for several milliseconds and come out of nowhere. The occurrence was first detected in 2007, with only a ha... [Read More]
Image of The Far Future of the Universe - YouTube
The Far Future of the Universe - YouTube
More interesting things that will happen in the future: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline... http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20140... This episode was a part of a collaboration with several other PBS Digital Studios shows, all talking about THE FUTURE!! Check out the other episodes! [Read More]
Image of SETI astronomers tell US Congress 'there's alien life out there'
SETI astronomers tell US Congress 'there's alien life out there'
Astronomers in America have told the US congress that the search for extraterrestrial life is “plausible and warrants scientific inquiry”. [Read More]
Image of UFO Blasting Terrorist Base In Afghanistan Debunked!
UFO Blasting Terrorist Base In Afghanistan Debunked!
The weapon being used is a JDAM according to Staff Sgt Biggs and Rob slowed the video down to show that the UFO was set in post-production. While UFO sparkler guns are a fantasy, the Infowars reporters go over some new “out of this world” technology that is being deployed on the war front – and here at home against protestors. [Read More]
Image of Russia to Begin Moon Colonization in 2030 – Report
Russia to Begin Moon Colonization in 2030 – Report
MOSCOW, May 8 (RIA Novosti) – Russia has drafted a program for colonization of the moon, and plans to send the first expeditions to build a permanent lunar base in 2030, the Russian Izvestia daily said Thursday, citing an official document. "The moon is a space object for the future exploration by terrestrial civilization, and a geopolitical competition for the Moon's natural resources may begi... [Read More]
UFO ATTACKS TALIBAN CAMP !!! March 2014 - YouTube
This video below is currently going viral on the internet. It allegedly shows a triangular-shaped aircraft hovering over a Taliban position and firing a deadly volley of high explosives. It was reportedly filmed in eastern Afghanistan city of Asadabad by U.S. Marines in March of this year. [Read More]
Image of Bus-Size Asteroid Buzzes Earth, Comes Closer Than the Moon | Space.com
Bus-Size Asteroid Buzzes Earth, Comes Closer Than the Moon | Space.com
A small asteroid about the size of a city bus zipped by Earth at a range closer than the moon early Saturday (May 3). See an animation of the asteorid's orbit here. [Read More]
Pat Robertson Says Doomsday Asteroid Could Hit Next Week
Former NASA astronauts are expected to warn today that the Earth has been slammed by far more asteroids than previously thought -- including 26 impacts since 2001 that caused explosions on the scale of an atomic bomb. Now, televangelist Pat Robertson says one of those rocks could bring about the prophesied "end times" -- just as he predicted in a 1995 novel. [Read More]
Image of First Solar Eclipse Of 2014 Will Transform Sun Into 'Ring Of Fire'
First Solar Eclipse Of 2014 Will Transform Sun Into 'Ring Of Fire'
The sun will look like a ring of fire above some remote parts of the world next Tuesday (April 29) during a solar eclipse, but most people around the world won't get a chance to see it. Whereas lunar eclipses occur only when there's a full moon, and solar eclipses only happen during a new moon. Half the world saw a lunar eclipse during the full moon on April 15. When a lunar eclipse occurs, it ... [Read More]