Friday, February 21, 2020
The speedy asteroid is trapped on an orbit that will bring it incredibly close to our planet on Tuesday, February 18. Dubbed Asteroid 2020 DB by NASA’s automated tracking systems, the space rock’s trajectory was only confirmed yesterday (February 16).NASA’s asteroid trackers at the...
Betelgeuse has been very volatile lately, and astronomers are watching to determine if it's terminal or just going through a phase.Betelgeuse explosion to display light show not seen since 17th centuryIf Betelgeuse explodes the supernova is expected to be...
The star known as Betelgeuse has been dimming over the past month, which would suggest that it is likely to supernova. Stars supernova when they are at the end of their lives having run out of fuel after millions...
Earlier this year, US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the British Geological Survey (BGS) were forced to update the World Magnetic Model a year ahead of schedule due to the speed with which the magnetic north pole is...
LOS ANGELES - Some diseases and infections have made an alarming comeback in the past decade, such as measles — which many health officials believed could have been eradicated with proper public health measures. Here’s a look at five of the...
A city in Australia is starting to resemble a horror film apocalypse after being swallowed by a thick cloud of orange dust.Mildura, in the state of Victoria, has been engulfed in a dust storm since Thursday, with some residents...
Journeys to other star systems will forever be out of reach unless a massive breakthrough in physics makes faster-than-light travel a reality, or a breakthrough in medicine makes suspended animation possible.Now, at least, one of those things has happened.Samuel...
Artificial intelligence can predict a person’s chances of dying within a year by looking at heart test results – even when they look normal to doctors. How it does so is a mystery.Brandon Fornwalt at healthcare provider Geisinger in Pennsylvania,...
Earth's hot, gooey center and its cold, hard outer shell are both responsible for the creeping (and sometimes catastrophic) movement of tectonic plates. But now new research reveals an intriguing balance of power — the oozing mantle creates supercontinents...
Found gravity seems to bend microwaves of  the cosmic microwave background Discovery suggests the universe is curved and not flat like previously thought Researchers said that these findings seem to be 99.8% accurate  For years scientists have believed our universe was...

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