Observations challenge cosmological theories

Observations challenge cosmological theories

The picture shows the galaxy cluster XLSSC 006. This composite image results from the combination of smoothed X-ray data from the XXL survey (purple) together with optical and infrared observations from the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope. Credit: ESA/XMM-Newton (X-rays); CFHT (optical); XXL Survey Recent observations have created a puzzle for astrophysicists: Since the Big Bang, fewer galaxy […]

NASA confirms new delays in commercial crew test flight schedule

NASA confirms new delays in commercial crew test flight schedule

BREMEN, Germany — A day after a SpaceX executive expressed doubts that his company would be able to carry out its first commercial crew test flight before the end of the year, NASA issued an updated schedule that delayed that mission to 2019. In an Oct. 4 statement, NASA said the revised date for the […]

Facebook might be eager to get its hands on this latest 'fake news' AI

Facebook might be eager to get its hands on this latest 'fake news' AI

MIT has debuted a new AI it said can detect ‘fake news’ at the source, no doubt intriguing social media companies eager to find a solution. In one of Facebook’s latest PR gaffes, the company admitted that its algorithms incorrectly flagged a story highlighting the company’s recent data breach as spam because it was being […]

NASA crammed 60 years of achievement into just 60 seconds

NASA crammed 60 years of achievement into just 60 seconds

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is celebrating its 60th anniversary, and it’s been a wild six decades for the many scientists, researchers, and engineers, and others that have contributed to NASA’s achievements. NASA has done more in the time since its inception than the administration could possibly pull together in a tribute video, so […]

James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo Win 2018 Nobel Prize In Physiology or Medicine

James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo Win 2018 Nobel Prize In Physiology or Medicine

The Nobel Prize in Medicine has been jointly awarded to James P. Allison of the University of Texas and Tasuku Honjo of Japan’s Kyoto University for discovering a form of cancer therapy. The 9 million kronor ($1.01 million) prize was announced Monday by the Nobel Assembly of Sweden’s Karolinska Institute. The winners were chosen for “for […]

NASA Astronaut Drew Feustel Records Music Video from Space

NASA Astronaut Drew Feustel Records Music Video from Space

NASA astronaut Drew Feustel teamed up with Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip to record a music video from space. Feustel launched to the International Space Station in March 2018 and is currently serving as Expedition 56 Commander. Drew’s message: Thanks and recognition to the following people and organizations for helping to bring this song […]

Scientists: Aliens have a similar substance that the human race

Scientists: Aliens have a similar substance that the human race

The aliens can be in a state of weightlessness, to move freely in any space and have a similar substance in humans, say scientists. According to scientists, the main reason that mankind still has not managed to find the aliens, is that they are similar to us in appearance and have the same standard for […]