Pictured is a reconstruction of the mysterious Antikythera Mechanism, believed to be an astronomical instrument of great precision.
NASA has received more than 400 submissions in response to the agency's Asteroid Initiative, a two-part proposal that aims to locate space rocks on a collision course with Earth as well as capture and place an asteroid into lunar orbit for future study.
Earlier this week NASA astronaut Karen Nyberg captured some stunning pictures of lightning storms from aboard the International Space Station
The Cassini spacecraft, currently near Saturn, some 900 million miles away, sent back a photo of how Earth appears at this distance.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his attention including a report on a study that says sound waves can be used to levitate objects.
French researchers have discovered the largest virus ever seen on Earth. Dubbed the Pandoravirus, after the myth of Pandora's box, it measures 1,000 times bigger than the common flu virus by volume.
This is a beautiful landscape 3-D shot of the Curiosity rover on Mars, with its arm extended and preparing to drill the first-ever drill hole on Mars.
Boston Dynamics' latest robotic creation appears to have stepped right out of the Terminator movie series.
A scientist has suggested that at one time Earth may have had a second, smaller moon that survived for just a few million years before it collided into our current moon.
In more than a billion years from now, as our sun becomes hotter and brighter, the last surviving creatures will be...microbes.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his attention including photos that may show the wreckage of Amelia Earhart's plane.
Around the star Gliese 667C, 22 light years from Earth, astronomers have discovered a solar system with 6 to 7 planets-- three of which orbit that sun's habitable zone.
George Knapp shares a number of items of interest including his I-Team report on a man's unknown identity, and an article on how the appearance of the human face could evolve.
Last weekend, a surprise solar storm sent a wave of charged particles into Earth's atmosphere, lighting up the sky in a dazzling display of color.
A 55-million year old fossil found in China is the oldest primate yet discovered.
At the Univ. of Minnesota, researchers have had success using the power of thought to guide a small aerial craft through an obstacle course.
An exoplanet about 300 light-years from Earth has been directly photographed by the European Southern Observatory (ESO).
A giant 1.7-mile wide space rock sailed passed Earth on Friday. The planet was in little danger, however, as Asteroid 1998 QE2 did not come closer than 3.6 million miles (about 15 times the distance to the moon).
Over at UFO Sightings Daily, they believe they've spotted possible creatures on Mars in NASA photos.
George Knapp shares several news items of interest, including an article on the existence of other universes, a piece on the demise of the Fifth Amendment, as well as his KLAS I-Team report on the recently announced partnership between Bigelow Aerospace...
Astronomers have imaged the collision of two ancient galaxies, which are now in the process of forming a mega-galaxy.
Astrophotographer Laurent Silvani captured this breathtaking image of the northern lights shining brightly above Quebec's Saguenay region on Saturday.
On Friday, an object the size of boulder slammed into the moon, exploding in a flash so bright that it could be seen without a telescope.
UK newspaper Mail On Sunday has revealed the massive international security risk posed by guns that can be easily produced on today's 3D printers.
Astronomers and skygazers from around the world gathered in Australia to witness a dazzling "ring of fire" solar eclipse on Friday.
The Abu Dhabi International Airport has debuted cocoon-like sleep pods inside one of its terminals.
A plane powered only by the sun completed an 18-hour flight from San Francisco to Phoenix on Saturday, as part of journey to cross the United States.
The Cassini spacecraft has returned images of a monstrous hurricane (pictured with color coded clouds) that has been swirling above Saturn's North Pole for years.
This past Friday, April 19th, George Noory was the keynote speaker at the 15th annual Space Day event at Jefferson Elementary School in Riverside, Calif.