Gigantic meteorite impact in Ukraine dated to 65 million years ago

Everyone’s familiar with the demise of the dinosaurs thanks to a massive asteroid that slammed into…

Earth’s fifth ocean just confirmed

The earth has finally attained popular recognition for its fifth ocean. A decision by the national…

Scientists Fired Tardigrades Out of a Gun to See if They Can Survive Space Impacts

We can now add “being fired out of a gun at high speeds” to the growing…

‘Living Fossil’ Thought Extinct For 273 Million Years Found Thriving on Ocean Floor

A symbiotic relationship between two marine lifeforms has just been discovered thriving at the bottom of…

Tarantulas Are Basically All Over The Planet, And Scientists Can Finally Explain Why

Few spiders elicit as much reaction from humans as the famous and feared tarantula. These giant,…

Earth nearly lost all its oxygen 2.3 billion years ago

A new study pushes the permanent rise of oxygen in the atmosphere to 100 million years…

NASA Now Has Direct Evidence Humans Cause Global Warming

Now, NASA has calculated individual impacts on climate change and can definitively share humans’ role in…

Scientists built a perfectly self-replicating synthetic cell

Scientists have crafted a single-celled synthetic organism that divides and multiplies just like the real thing.…

Direct Observations by NASA Confirm that Humans are Throwing Earth’s Energy Budget off Balance

Earth is on a budget – an energy budget. Our planet is constantly trying to balance…

There Appears to Be a Huge Chunk of an Ancient Planet Buried Inside Earth

“I think it’s completely viable until someone tells me it’s not.” Read more at Futurism…

Microbes Unknown to Science Discovered on The International Space Station

The menagerie of bacterial and fungal species living among us is ever growing – and this…

The world’s oldest crater from a meteorite isn’t an impact crater after all

Several years after scientists discovered what was considered the oldest crater a meteorite made on the…