Bigelow Aerospace announced plans for sending soft-bodied modules that are compressed during launch but expand once they reach space.
Grab a g-suit and experience what it’s like to fly in a jet aircraft
Devil rays are mysterious sea creatures that are rarely seen in the wild. With their population dwindling, biologists are racing to learn more about these rays before they disappear.
To prevent mega-wildfires from spiraling out of control, technicians set landscapes ablaze on purpose.
Astronauts get motion sickness, too! However, through training with NASA scientists like Dr. Patricia Cowings, they learn to control it.
Looking for a new home beyond earth? Icy moons in the outer reaches of our solar system could be a contender.
The President’s annual budget proposal, which requires Congressional approval, also axes NASA’s Office of Education, a telescope, and five Earth science programs.
Why is there so much commuter traffic? This mathematical model offers an insight into our traffic nightmares.
Scientists are partnering with surfers to gather critical data about ocean health
Electric eels and origami inspired scientists to create a soft battery that could revolutionize soft robotics. Here’s what you need to know.
Practically everything around us is matter, but how did the first scientists figure that out? What is matter made of?
Life on Earth has adapted to our 24 hour day, but the Earth’s spin is slowing down. What would it be like to live on an Earth that stops spinning?
For a slug, sex can end with a loss of genitals.
Scientist have identified two new genetic connections to homosexuality. Does this confirm that there are predisposed sexual orientations?
A new theory explains how the very same microbes exist on every continent, even when suitable hosts are nowhere to be found.
Due to climate change, the prospect of nuclear war, and a political disregard for facts, the doomsday clock is now closer to midnight than any time since the 1950s.
Over 60 years ago, Einstein’s brain was stolen, preserved, dissected and sent in pieces across the country. Who was behind this theft for science?