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NASA will give you $30,000 to solve its space poop problem. Yes, for real.

The cosmic mystery of how astronauts can safely use the bathroom remains unsolved.

Kelly Kanayama | November 29, 2016 - 2:37 pm

President Obama says we’ll be on Mars by 2030 after mocking Leonardo DiCaprio’s planned trip

Like everyone else fed up with the presidential election, President Obama has turned his attention to escaping.

Lauren Holter | October 12, 2016 - 11:41 am

Scientists figured out why Pluto has an icy heart, but still have no idea about your ex’s

While the scientific capability to input Pluto’s atmosphere and topographic features into a system that simulates 50,000 years of the dwarf planet’s evolution is impressive, the question stands: will scientists

Bronwyn Isaac | September 21, 2016 - 2:07 pm

NASA just changed all the astrological signs, in case y’all forgot who runs the star game

For the past 2,000 or so years the earth has been wobbling due to the Sun and Moon’s gravitational pull, which has in turn affected our relationship with the stars

Bronwyn Isaac | September 16, 2016 - 11:29 am

NASA Shows Us Blizzard Jonas From Space

Massive blizzard Jonas arrived and dumped itself all over the Northeastern United States covering Washington D.C. and New York City with over two feet of snow in some areas and…

Katrin Higher | January 24, 2016 - 9:00 am

A Delicious Flower Was Just Grown In Space

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have successfully grown their very first flower, and it is orange and sunny and edible and blooming with the vitality of Science!

Bronwyn Isaac | January 18, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Watch Tonight’s Dazzling Meteor Shower

Get your binoculars out and put your phone away tonight, because for a change, all the entertainment you need is in the natural sky! That’s right, our Earth provides some…

Katrin Higher | December 13, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Some Mormons Think This Weekend’s ‘Blood Moon’ Is A Sign Of The Apocalypse

Set your DVRs so that you can watch your Sunday shows another time, and instead run outside to gaze at the powerful and beautiful upcoming Blood Moon. It is a rare…

Katrin Higher | September 26, 2015 - 1:30 pm

NASA Has Started A Year-Long Isolation Program In A Dome To Simulate Life On Mars

Since the Earth is slowly dying because human beings are garbage monsters, scientists have decided it’s time to try and move to Mars.

In preparation for this, they…

Katrin Higher | August 30, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Hey Look, It’s Pluto!

NASA dropped this portrait of Pluto on the interwebs late last night, after their New Horizons spacecraft did a drive-by of the furthest (dwarf) planet in our solar system. Isn’t…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 14, 2015 - 9:45 am

NASA Backed Graduate Student Records X-Files Theme Sounds In Space

All of our X-Files fans listen clearly, the theme song is real!

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill graduate student Daniel Bowman designed an infrared microphone recording device…

Katrin Higher | May 9, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Duckfaces For Science: NASA Is Organizing A #GlobalSelfie For Earth Day

NASA has come up with a thoroughly modern way to celebrate Earth Day this year, and it’s waaaaayyy easier than planting a tree or taking the bus. The most cutting edge scientific…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 19, 2014 - 10:00 am
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