The "blood moon" is a phenomenon that occurs when the Earth, sun and moon align and the Earth covers the moon from the sun.
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Faster than light travel is the only way humans could ever get to other stars in a reasonable amount of time. Les Bossinas/NASA/Wikimedia CommonsThe closest star to Earth is Proxima Centauri. It is about 4.25 light-years away, or about 25 trillion miles (40 trillion km). The fastest ever spacecraft, the now- in-space Parker Solar Probe will reach a top speed of 450,000 mph. It would take just 20 seconds to go from Los Angeles to New York City at that speed, but it would take the solar probe abou
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The star began spewing out matter at nearly light speed, releasing a tremendous amount of energy.
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Researchers have located a 68-mile-wide crater left by a giant asteroid they believe may have devastated a very different planet over three billion years ago.
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I spent a year in outer space on the International Space Station. The experience still chokes me up — here's what my days looked like.
Mark T. Vande Hei did experiments, spacewalked, and even did house chores and worked out. He loved to meditate with Earth in full view.
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The latest rocket launch schedule for Florida's Space Coast, which includes Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.
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ABC's Gio Benitez gets an exclusive look at the Orion capsule with splashdown just one week away.
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What the archaeological record reveals about epidemics throughout history – and the human response to them
Dead men do tell tales through their physical remains. AP Photo/Francesco BelliniThe previous pandemics to which people often compare COVID-19 – the influenza pandemic of 1918, the Black Death bubonic plague (1342-1353), the Justinian plague (541-542) – don’t seem that long ago to archaeologists. We’re used to thinking about people who lived many centuries or even millennia ago. Evidence found directly on skeletons shows that infectious diseases have been with us since our beginnings as a specie
Three Chinese astronauts safely returned to Earth on Sunday after six months aboard the Tiangong space station, state media quoted the country's space agency as saying, with their mission deemed a "complete success."
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He’s now working on LionGlass.
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The high-tech network provides fast, reliable service.
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A groundbreaking research voyage in Australia’s newest marine park led to the rare discovery of several deep sea creatures.
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Neuralink's tech could help study and treat neurological disorders. Musk also claims it could one day meld human consciousness with AI.
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STORY: The array was delivered to the ISS during a resupply mission by SpaceX’s Dragon cargo craft on November 27th.NASA astronaut Nicole Mann and Koichi Wakata of Japan’s space agency, JAXA, helped guide the spacewalking duo from inside of ISS.
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Nuclear fusion robots are being prepared for use in space to remove debris and revive defunct satellites.
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The minerals have never been seen on Earth, prompting scientists to wonder where they came from – and how we can use them.
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The variety is a cross between commercial and wild wheats – bred in a bid to develop crops that are more resilient to the climate crisis
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A mysterious and incredibly intense blast of visible light that came towards Earth came from a black hole that is pointing straight at us, astronomers have said. The discovery marks the furthest such event that scientists have ever said, as well as being the first time that astronomers have detected one using visible light. The latter was only possible because the jet is pointing almost directly at Earth.
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Our well-being depends in part on a sense that our actions are freely chosen—that we are in control and don’t live in a deterministic world.
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Josh Cassada and Frank Rubio float outside the space station to install the third of six new roll-out solar blankets.