Spiral Galaxy Bent and Twisted by Neighbor It Is Merging With

Astronomers say the two galaxies got close to each other between 100 and 200 million years ago, will soon collide
by Laura Sinpetru, January 30th, 2015
 

Watch: Why We Grow Baby Teeth, as Explained by Science

We humans get baby teeth before we finally welcome our permanent chompers, science video explains why this is
by Laura Sinpetru, January 30th, 2015
 

Teeny Tiny Flower Smells like Rotten Fish When It Decays

These peculiar flowers are hidden away in forests in Australia's Blue Mountains, have only recently been discovered
by Laura Sinpetru, January 29th, 2015
Eons Ago, a Moon-Sized Object Likely Crashed into Mars

Eons Ago, a Moon-Sized Object Likely Crashed into Mars

by Laura Sinpetru, January 29th, 2015
The impact was so powerful that it birthed an ocean of magma covering the planet's entire southern hemisphere
 

Watch: What Would Happen If We Humans Suddenly Disappeared

If our entire species were to vanish all of a sudden, the world would be a fairly chaotic place for at least a few weeks
by Laura Sinpetru, January 29th, 2015
 

Severe Depression Correlates with Brain Inflammation

In light of this find, scientists say that it might be possible to treat depression by tackling inflammatory responses
by Laura Sinpetru, January 29th, 2015
 

World's Oldest Snake Remains Date Back 167 Million Years

Paleontologists identify fossilized bones as belonging to four distinct snake species that lived in ancient times
by Laura Sinpetru, January 28th, 2015
 

How Facebook Addiction Is Kind of, Sort of like Drug Addiction

Study finds the brains of people who can't get enough of Facebook are somewhat similar to those of drug addicts
by Laura Sinpetru, January 28th, 2015
 

Watch: How Moisturizers Work, as Explained by Science

Moisturizers help make our skin smooth and soft, science video explains what they contain and how they work
by Laura Sinpetru, January 28th, 2015
11.2-Billion-Year-Old Star Has as Many as 5 Planets Orbiting It

11.2-Billion-Year-Old Star Has as Many as 5 Planets Orbiting It

by Laura Sinpetru, January 28th, 2015
The planets, discovered using NASA's Kepler satellite, are somewhat similar to celestial bodies in our Solar System
 

Rocket-Powered Car Promises to Reach 1,000Mph (1,609 Km/h)

The super-fast car, nicknamed the Bloodhound, will attempt to set a new land speed record sometime in 2016
by Laura Sinpetru, January 27th, 2015
 

Odd Celestial Body Is Surrounded by a Mammoth Ring System

Astronomers say the ring system around this body is much larger and heavier than that documented around Saturn
by Laura Sinpetru, January 27th, 2015
 

Warm Waters Are Eating Away at East Antarctica's Largest Glacier

The waters surrounding the Totten Glacier are warmer than they used to be, threaten to melt the massive block of ice
by Laura Sinpetru, January 27th, 2015
 

Black Hole Seen Choking on Massive Star It Tried to Eat

Having sunk its teeth into one of the star's sides, the black hole chocked on the material it was trying to engulf
by Laura Sinpetru, January 27th, 2015
 
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