15 Things You Didn’t Know About Outer Space [Infographic]
Since the dawn of history, outer space has always caught the imagination of people across the continents and different cultures. However most of what we currently know about space has been discovered since the beginning of the space age over half a century ago.
A Village in Orbit: Inside NASA's Space Colony Concepts (Infographic)
In the 1970s, NASA scientists studied the possibilities of building giant space colonies. See how colossal space communities would work.
Space Radiation Threat to Astronauts Explained (Infographic)
Humans traveling beyond the protection of Earth's atmosphere and magnetic field risk radiation-caused cancers and other diseases.
Physicist suggests some types of wormholes may stay open long enough to send a photon through
University of Cambridge physicist Luke Butcher has uploaded a paper to the arXiv preprint server suggesting that there might exist some type of wormhole that is capable of staying open long enough for a photon to pass through—which of course suggests the possibility of sending messages backwards or forwards in time.
Quantum black hole study opens bridge to another universe
Researchers in Uruguay and in Louisiana have succeeded in forming a loop quantum gravity model of a quantum black hole. The result is that predictions of physics-ending singularities vanish, and are replaced by bridges to another universe.
Higgs Boson Discovery announcement by Peter Higgs
4th of July 2012, this is the day the Higgs Boson was discovered by the human race. After 45 years of searching, Peter Higgs can now announce to the world ho...