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Here's how the universe could destroy itself via the horror of vacuum decay

Forget Earthly extinction events -- this cosmic calamity is far scarier!!

Cosmic rays could give future Mars astronauts space dementia

Getting astronauts into space and keeping them alive is already a tough nut to crack, and a new study shows it’ll be even harder than we thought.

The universe contains 10-20 times more galaxies than we ever thought

We already knew the universe was a big place, but it might be even bigger than we’d realized. 

Witness Earthrise and Earthset in new HD footage from Japan's Kaguya spacecraft

See moon's magnificent desolation in crystal clear HD in these rarely seen space videos.

NASA developing cutting-edge gauze that could save future astronauts

There are a lot of technical hurdles to overcome before we put boots on Mars, and one of the less obvious (thought certainly important) is how to deal with injuries that far away from Earth.

China is building a very unique space plane for $200,000 tourist flights

Though a lot of the space-faring focus is on getting to the moon or Mars, would-be space tourists are still waiting for some semi-affordable trips into orbit. Now China is looking to step in and fill the void.

Illuminating new video explores the potential cost of living on the moon

Here's how many billions it's going to take to get a permanent foothold on the moon!

Scientists say potential life on Titan could be completely different than anything we know

Scientists obviously have a basic understanding of what it takes for life to exist (we have quite a bit of it to study here on Earth), but they’re starting to realize the playbook won’t work when you’re dealing with a place like Titan.

Why genius Stephen Hawking is still scared of humans making alien contact

Stephen Hawking is a pretty smart guy, so when he starts musing about humanity’s place in the universe, it’s a pretty good idea to listen. Turns out, he worries humanity might be woefully unprepared when our future alien overlords arrive.

This weird song composed by a computer could be the start of an AI uprising

Have a listen to Daddy's Car, a creepy song created entirely by an artificial intelligence software.

Kickstarter campaign smashes goal for vinyl edition of Carl Sagan's Voyager Golden Record
Sep 23, 2016

Voyager's legendary gold phonograph record will be pressed into a limited-edition album for collectors!

New Horizons researchers reveal how Pluto's signature heart was formed
Sep 22, 2016

A new research report reveals the mystery behind the dwarf planet's huge heart sector.