Australia is a vast land full of rugged terrain. While beautiful and the home of countless species, this natural landscape has made a daunting setting for an epic search. 上周, workers opened a package from the Rio Tinto mining site in northern Western Australia traveling on a truck to Perth. The package was supposed to contain a pea-sized radioactive capsule used in routine mining activities. Instead, workers found it empty on January 26.
An asteroid swung by South America recently to say hello; and not long after, another space object has paid Earth...
NASA's HiRISE Mars Orbiter has become a priceless tool in space exploration.
Meteorites are chunks of space rock that make it through our atmosphere to land on Earth. When quickly identified and recovered, the extraterrestrial rock can tell astronomers a lot about the composition of the universe and even how life began on Earth. Meteorites can show evidence of minerals not seen on our planet or what looks like fossilized bacteria from Mars.
Yesterday, an asteroid the size of a bus came shockingly close to Earth.
Astronauts go through all sorts of training to prepare for what it will be like in space.
Their purrs, licks, neighs, other silly antics make pets a central part of our human lives. The benefits of companionship and cuteness are obvious, but scientists are increasingly discovering hidden health perks of pet ownership. Dog owners see heart benefits, while pups and cats reduce the stress hormone cortisol.
12月7日, 1972, 阿波罗17号团队, made up of Eugene “Gene” Cernan, 罗纳德•埃文斯, Harrison Schmitt launched...
The science of aging is ever evolving. Tips and tricks abound for how to age gracefully, actively, or any other number of adjectives. However one hopes to age, most people seek to remain healthy. 现在, a new study published in eBioMedicine indicates that staying well hydrated may slow aging and stave off disease. This is just another reason to drink water! Researchers analyzed data from 11,255 adults over a 30-year period.
Have you ever wondered what makes us dance?
Throughout the years, researchers have discovered new ways in which nature is good for you and your mental health.