science

NASA Says We’re Running Out Of Drinking Water

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A ten-year study of the world's aquifers has overturned some alarming results about our water consumption.

space exploration

If We Need New Polar Ice Caps, Maybe We Could Import Them From Pluto

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The New Horizons probe has been sending back images this month of its approach of the dwarf planet.

#Star Trek

NASA May Have Discovered The Secret To Ludicrous Speed

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So NASA may have successfully made a warp drive. Or not.

NASA

NASA Experts Think We’ll Find Alien Life Very, Very Soon

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Yes, actual scientists have said alien life will be discovered sooner rather than later.

NASA

NASA Has Hired The Guy Behind Victoria’s Secret’s Fairy Wings To Make Civilian Spacesuits

Turns out NASA's been paying close attention to the Victoria's Secret fashion show, and they're impressed.

NASA

Happy Birthday, ‘Pale Blue Dot': The Iconic Picture Of The Solar System Turns 25

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The first "portrait" of our solar system was captured by the Voyager 1 spacecraft in 1990.

NASA

NASA Is Closer To Putting Whalers On The Moon And Submarines On Titan

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The Titan Mare Explorer might include a submarine to explore the depths of Titan's lakes.

SPACE STUFF

Neil Armstrong’s Widow Found The Astronaut’s Secret Stash Of Forgotten Moon Stuff

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Sorry, no aliens were being kept from us. Just regular vintage space stuff.

NASA

It Just Got Easier To Send People (And Extra Cans Of Tang) To Mars

NASA is working on a concept that would allow us to launch non-stop party wagons at the Red Planet.

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NASA Wants To Build A Cloud City On Venus

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OK, so it didn't go well in 'Bioshock: Infinite.' NASA still wants to try a floating city on Venus.

NASA

The Future Is Now Because NASA Just Emailed A Wrench Into Space

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NASA emailed the designs to the International Space Station, which then made it using the onboard 3D printer. THE FUTURE IS NIGH.

mars

NASA Has Found The First Possible Sign Of Life On Mars, And It Smells Like Farts

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NASA has discovered Mars has methane, and the stench of farts is actually a good sign that there's life on the Red Planet.

Sci Fi

Before Hollywood Ruins Them: 17 Sci-Fi And Supernatural Scripts On The 2014 Black List

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This year's Black List, ranking executives' favorite screenplays of the year, is out now. Here are 17 that are relevant to our interests.

NASA

NASA Parodies Meghan Trainor’s ‘All About That Bass’ With, You Guessed It, ‘All About That Space’

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NASA put the Meghan Trainor parody on YouTube to generate interest in the Orion spacecraft. Production values indicate Mars ain't happening.

NASA

Watch These Astronauts Submerge A GoPro Camera Into A Floating Ball Of Water

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This just proves that while space is a scary, unforgiving place, it still has a lot of potential for fun.

NASA

An Unmanned Rocket Exploded At A NASA Launch Site In Virginia

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A rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station exploded six seconds after launch at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility.

Space

Should The First Mission To Mars Be All-Female?

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Slate argues that the first mission to Mars should be dude-free.

Space

America Is Back In The Spaceflight Game: NASA To Reopen Cape Canaveral

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We're going to back into space, NASA has just announced.


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