A high ranking member of China's secretive space agency has surprisingly revealed details on the nation's ambitious plans for exploring both the moon and Mars.
A newly-released photograph from NASA provides an amazingly colorful view of the surface of the dwarf planet Ceres, including a crater which boasts an incredibly unique shape.
At a recent speaking engagement in Colorado Springs, billionaire entrepreneur Jeff Bezos revealed that the Russian space agency once tried to sell him a trip to the moon!
Fears for the future of the Kepler Telescope may be assuaged as NASA resumed communications with the satellite after it had gone silent over the weekend.
Japanese farmers living near the Fukushima nuclear power plant are struggling to overcome an unexpected outcome from the disaster: a surge in radioactive wild boars!
A college professor in Washington believes he has proven the reality of Bigfoot based on an analysis of strange bite marks found on bones.
Aspiring astronauts and space enthusiasts tired of waiting for mankind to journey to Mars may soon be able to experience the Red Planet from right here on Earth.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his attention, including articles about how Microsoft's AI bot backfired, and which of the US presidential candidates is the most 'UFO friendly.'
George Knapp shares a number of items that have caught his attention, including what might happen if we found an intelligent signal from outer space.
In an experiment that's sure to earn the admiration of irresponsible teenagers the world over, NASA plans to set a disused resupply vehicle on fire while in space.
An Australian study on wildlife research warns that 'ugly' animals are being overlooked by scientists in favor of more aesthetically-pleasing species.
The latest discovery from the Hubble Telescope marks a new record for observational distance as the device spotted a galaxy residing at a whopping 13.4 billion light years from Earth.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have caught his attention, including a possible "alien megastructure" around Jupiter.
Activists in Seoul, South Korea found a clever way around their government's restrictions on public assemblies by staging a demonstration using holograms.
The seemingly amazing story of the Apollo 10 astronauts hearing mysterious moon 'music' appears to have hit a sour note with NASA.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have caught his attention, including an article about unexplained "music" heard coming from the far side of the moon by Apollo astronauts...
A careful perusal of the offerings from Google Maps by an artist in New York reveals some truly astounding 'sights' picked up by the service.
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.