Insanely Hot Stars Shine Blue in Spectacular Space Image

The hot stars featured in this image are part and parcel of a cluster known to astronomer as Messier 47
by Laura Sinpetru, December 17th, 2014
 

Watch: How the Air Turbulence That Makes Planes Shake Forms

The air turbulence that can turn a pleasant flight into a nightmare originates from thunderstorms, sometimes mountains
by Laura Sinpetru, December 16th, 2014
 

Sending Unintelligible Messages Could Mean You're Having a Stroke

True, it can also mean that you've had one too many cocktails to drink or that you have no idea how to operate a phone
by Laura Sinpetru, December 16th, 2014
Watch: Introducing 5 of the World's Most Dangerous Chemicals

Watch: Introducing 5 of the World's Most Dangerous Chemicals

by Laura Sinpetru, December 15th, 2014
Some chemicals can kill in concentrations of just one millionth of a gram, others smell so bad they can make you faint
 

Immune Cells Gone Haywire Might Explain Why Some People Overeat

Study finds certain immune cells affect the brain, can trigger a desire to eat more unhealthy treats
by Laura Sinpetru, December 13th, 2014
 

First Ever Color Image of Comet 67P/C-G Will Make Your Eyes Tear

The image was obtained with the help of the European Space Agency's Rosetta probe, hit the public eye just yesterday
by Laura Sinpetru, December 13th, 2014
 

Watch: We Share Our Bodies with About 100 Trillion Organisms

These organisms live inside us and on our skin, help digest food, fight off invaders, and even influence our behavior
by Laura Sinpetru, December 12th, 2014
 

Army of Pluto-Sized Object Found Swarming Around Young Star

Astronomers say the celestial bodies are now colliding with each other, birthing massive amounts of dust
by Laura Sinpetru, December 12th, 2014
 

World's Rarest Porpoise Risks Going Extinct Before the End of the Decade

Vaquitas live off the coast of Mexico, researchers say they look like they are always wearing lipstick and mascara
by Laura Sinpetru, December 10th, 2014
NASA's Orion Is Now En Route to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, US

NASA's Orion Is Now En Route to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, US

by Laura Sinpetru, December 10th, 2014
The ship that carried the Orion back to shore docked in San Diego this Monday, the spacecraft was soon off-loaded
 

Watch: The Truth Serum Is Real, and Here's How It Works

Science video explains what the much-acclaimed truth serum really is and how it affects the human body
by Laura Sinpetru, December 9th, 2014
 

Lo and Behold, a Two-Headed Salamander Tadpole

The odd creature was discovered by researchers with the Community Ecology Lab at the University of Haifa in Israel
by Laura Sinpetru, December 9th, 2014
 

Watch: This One Exercise Promises to Predict Your Death

The exercise essentially tests your strength, your flexibility and your ability to balance your own body
by Laura Sinpetru, December 6th, 2014
 

Distant Stars Will One Day Merge to Create a New, Colossal One

The stars, which form the MY Camelopardalis binary system, now sit mind-bogglingly close to one another
by Laura Sinpetru, December 6th, 2014
 
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