Scientists Complete Yearlong Mars Simulation in Hawaii

Scientists have completed a yearlong Mars simulation. They lived in a dome on Mauna Loa, Hawaii for the entire period. Read more on

Posted on: 28 August 2016 | 11:00 pm

Dragonfly 44 Galaxy Consists Almost Entirely of Dark Matter

Astronomers say Dragonfly 44 is a dark Milky Way sized galaxy that consists almost entirely of dark matter. Read more on

Posted on: 28 August 2016 | 11:37 am

Planet Found in Habitable Zone Around Nearest Star to Earth

Astronomers have found a planet with a mass similar to that of Earth in the habitable zone around Proxima Centauri, the nearest star to our Sun Read more on

Posted on: 24 August 2016 | 4:16 pm

World's Longest Aircraft Slowly Crashes During Second Test Flight

The World's Longest Aircraft slowly crashed during its second test flight. It sustained damage to the cockpit. Read more on

Posted on: 24 August 2016 | 12:02 pm

New Species of Extinct Australian Marsupial Lion Named after Sir David Attenborough

A newly identified species of extinct Australian marsupial lion named after Sir David Attenborough. Read more on

Posted on: 23 August 2016 | 4:38 pm

Ancient Teotihuacan Residents May Have Raised Rabbits

Residents of the pre-Hispanic Mexican city of Teotihuacan may have bred rabbits and hares say researchers. Read more on

Posted on: 23 August 2016 | 2:30 pm

Fossil Evidence of Ancient Vampire Amoebas Discovered in Grand Canyon

Ancient vampire microbes that drilled into the walls over their prey have been discovered in the Grand Canyon. Read more on

Posted on: 22 August 2016 | 7:00 pm

Newly Discovered Mirrorbellies Fish May Communicate With Light That Shines From Their Bellies

Two newly discovered species of deep-sea mirrorbellies fish may communicate using light that shines from under their bellies. Read more on

Posted on: 19 August 2016 | 11:52 pm

Study Finds Zika Virus May Also Impact Adult Brain Cells

A new study in mice has found that the Zika vrius may also be able to infect human adult brain cells. Read more on

Posted on: 18 August 2016 | 10:46 pm

Purple Stubby Squid Spotted off the Coast of California

A purple stubby squid was spotted off the coast of California by the E/V Nautilus. Read more on

Posted on: 17 August 2016 | 5:27 pm

Rare Montserrat Tarantula Spiderlings Hatch at Chester Zoo

Montserrat tarantulas have hatched at the Chester Zoo. This is the first time the spiderlings have hatched in captivity. Read more on

Posted on: 15 August 2016 | 4:27 pm

New Golden Tree Ant Species from Hong Kong

Scientists have identified a new species of Golden Tree Ant from Hong Kong. It is named Paratopula bauhinia. Read more on

Posted on: 14 August 2016 | 5:54 pm

Wall Climbing Robots Weave Hammock-like Structure

Wall climbing weaved a hammock like structure for the University of Stuttgart. Read more on

Posted on: 13 August 2016 | 6:47 pm

Study Finds Greenland Sharks Live for Hundreds of Years

A study has found Greenland sharks live for hundreds of years. They are the longest living vertebrate. Read more on

Posted on: 12 August 2016 | 11:52 pm

New Earth Snake Species Discovered in Mexico

A new species of orange and black earth snake has been discovered in east-central Mexico. Read more on

Posted on: 12 August 2016 | 5:45 pm