The Chinese government is forcing 9,000 of its citizens to relocate so that construction can be finished on an enormous radio telescope that will be used to search for aliens.
The mysterious death of a bus driver in India is being blamed on injuries sustained from a meteorite impact which, if true, would be the first such demise in nearly two centuries.
Apollo astronaut and the sixth man to walk on the moon, Dr. Edgar Mitchell has died at the age of 85.
China's National Space Administration is releasing stunning hi-def pictures from the Moon's surface.
A group of hackers claim they broke into NASA's computer system and not only acquired a wealth of data possibly related to geoengineering, but also almost crashed a drone!
George Knapp shares a number of news items that have recently caught his attention including an article about how geneticists have discovered a way to extend lifespans to 800 years.
As fears over the Zika virus mount, a biotech company believes they have found the solution to stopping the worrisome disease: genetically modified mosquitoes.
While allowing for an unprecedented view of our planet, Google Earth has observed a number of locations around the world that were deemed too secret to share with users.
A group of Russian scientists are warning that space junk is more than a mere nuisance encircling our planet and that it could inadvertently cause the start of World War III.
According to the annual assessment of global threats known as the Doomsday Clock, humanity remains perilously close to annihilation.
An unsettling search engine feature on a website designed for cybersecurity experts is causing concern because it allows for users to spot unattended webcams and even control them.
With drone technology poised to become adopted by farmers, crop circle makers may be left with no place to hide.
George Knapp shares a number of news items that have recently caught his attention including an article about the first steps toward actual teleportation and our robotic future.
At the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland, a group of scientists warned the power brokers in attendance that more needs to be done to monitor the creation and use of autonomous weapons.
A couple living in the suburbs of Atlanta have been plagued by a spate of unwanted and angry visitors who are being directed to their home due a glitch from phone tracking apps.
A group of astrobiologists in Australia have proposed that we have found no sign of aliens in the universe because they would have gone extinct long before we could meet them.
A controversial neurosurgeon claims that he successfully oversaw a monkey head transplant and that the operation paves the way for future surgeries on humans.
Astronomers at Caltech have announced the possible discovery of a giant new planet in the far reaches of our solar system.
Aspiring astronauts have the chance to see if they have the 'right stuff' thanks to a test created by the European Space Agency.
The mysterious KIC 8462852 continues to confound astronomers after a new study has ruled out comets as the source for the star's strange dimming.
George Knapp shares a number of news items that have recently caught his attention including an article about a new star constellation being dedicated to David Bowie...
China's space agency has an ambitious plan to make history with a mission to the mysterious dark side of the moon.
A seven year old girl in England has been called 'bionic' by doctors due to her unique medical condition that prevents her from feeling hunger, tiredness, and pain.
Geologists are marveling at this tiny glassy object which was discovered on the rim of a crater near a Hawaiian volcano.
A watchdog group has revealed that a stunning number of nations have nuclear facilities or material that are shockingly vulnerable to a cyber attack.
An astronomer in Florida believes he may have deciphered the source of the legendary and mysterious 'Wow!' radio signal that has stumped researchers for nearly four decades.
The first-ever detection of an obscure but emerging virus in Texas has health officials concerned that it could signal the start of an outbreak in America.
A British paleoanthropologist foresees incredible changes to the human body should the species be forced to adapt to radical new environments.