YOU will know when you are dead as your brain continues to live on for a while after your heart stops beating, according to shocking research.
The realization that giant sea spiders have Swiss cheese-like holes in their exoskeletons has shed light on a decades-old mystery about how underwater creatures living in the polar oceans and deep abysses got so spookily huge.
It’s been well-established that Leonardo da Vinci, one of the greatest inventors, painters and sculptors in recorded history, was left-handed. But a new analysis of the famed da Vinci’s works indicates he was ambidextrous.
Today’s weather forecast on the sun calls for a high of 10,000 degrees Fahrenheit (5,500 degrees Celsius), constant supersonic wind , mysterious eruptions of giant lava-lamp-blobs and, oh yes, light rain.
A MYSTERIOUS race of invaders who embarked on a “genocidal” killing spree after arriving in Europe thousands of years ago, changing the continent forever, were probably motivated by a desire for vengeance, an archaeologist has said.
Katie Bouman became an overnight celebrity after a viral photo circulated the internet following her work that helped lead to the first image of a black hole Wednesday and then the internet trolls tried to discredit her.
‘A SNOWBALL of small errors’ resulted in Israel’s Beresheet space craft crash-landing into the surface of the moon, a team of film-makers behind a documentary about the pioneering mission have concluded.
THE world’s most powerful rocket, SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy, launched its first commercial mission on Thursday from Florida, offering a massive boost to both billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk’s space company and hopes of the colonisation of Mars.
NASA announced Thursday that it had awarded a contract to SpaceX, the space exploration company led by Musk, to help it with asteroid deflection via its Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) mission.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Black holes are cosmic prisons, where nothing escapes, not light or even data. But lots did come out of Wednesday’s first image of the shadowy edge of a supermassive black hole. Here are four things we learned:
THE world’s first image of a distant black hole was revealed yesterday after two years of gruelling research but it might not be as long before we see the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way, as an astronomer has revealed.
YELLOWSTONE volcano is overdue an eruption that occurs every 10,000 years that will be a “big deal” for the park and its surrounding areas if it was to occur, it was claimed by a USGS scientist during a lecture.
ASTRONOMERS using NASA’s Chandra X-Ray Observatory have recorded the deepest musical “note” in the universe and its astonishing source was found to be a black hole 250 million light-years from Earth.
Deep in the heart of alien worlds, crystals form under pressures up to 40 million times more intense than the atmospheric pressure on Earth, and as much as 10 times more intense than the pressure in our planet’s core.
Katie Bouman reacted modestly to her sudden celebrity status this week, but the scientist whose graduate school work helped lead to the first real image of a black hole Wednesday, is getting her due.
Fossil bones and teeth belonging to at least three individuals found in a cave in the Philippines have revealed a new species of human that walked the earth nearly 50,000 years ago, researchers say.