Rare Treat For Skywatchers -- A Supermoon Lunar EclipseSkywatchers are in for a rare double-feature--a total lunar eclipse and a super moon.
New NASA Images Show Dark Side Of The Moon Crossing In Front Of Sunny EarthNASA gave us earthlings a view of the dark side of the moon Wednesday that we would never have been able to see from the ground.
NASA Discovers Eerie-Looking Veil Of Ice Haze Floating Over Pluto NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has given humanity a spectacular new look at Pluto, with each photo divulging fresh information about the mysterious icy world 4.67 billion miles away from Earth.
Earth 2.0? NASA's Kepler Mission Finds New World In Habitable Zone 1,400 Light Years AwayNASA's Kepler Mission may have found our cousin with the confirmation of the first Earth-size planet in the "habitable zone" around a sun-like star.
Asteroid Passing By Earth May Be Worth $5.4 TrillionAn asteroid that could contain trillions of dollars’ worth of precious platinum is set to zoom past Earth Sunday.
Markets Brace For 61-Second Minute To Make Up For Earth's Slowing RotationThe average minute will briefly gain an extra second Tuesday, to make up for the earth’s slowing rotation, and stock exchanges around the globe are bracing for it.
Massive Solar Flare Reported, X-Ray Radiation Blacks Out Some Radio Communiction While Solar Storm Also Hits EarthA sunspot erupted this afternoon creating a powerful solar flare bathing earth in electromagnetic radiation, and causing temporary disruptions in some radio communication, according to SpaceWeather.com, while a solar storm continues to rage.
Remote Bay Area Geysers Important Source Of California Green Energy Also Produce Small EarthquakesIt’s the single largest power-generating operation of its kind on the planet and is an important part of California's green energy portfolio. But hardly anyone in the Bay Area knows what it is or where it is.
Summer Solstice, Father's Day 2015 Align To Give Dads Sunniest Day Of YearDads, get ready for almost 15 hours of sunlight on the longest day of the year this Sunday.
Pope: God Will Judge You On Whether You Cared For EarthPope Francis warned the rich and powerful on Tuesday that God will judge them on whether they fed the poor and cared for the Earth, his latest exhortation on the environment ahead of his eagerly-awaited encyclical on climate change and its effects on the world's most vulnerable.
Strong Solar X-Ray Radiation Hits Earth, Impacting Some Radio Communication For Entire HemisphereAs if powerful earthquakes, a small South Pacific tsunami yesterday, and a new undersea volcano off the Pacific coast weren't enough, today a massive dose of solar radiation was detected hitting earth.
ISS Astronauts Watch Star Wars To Celebrate Jedi HolidayIn a meta moment science nerds can only dream of, astronauts at the International Space Station watched Stars Wars Monday to celebrate May The Fourth.