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How Is Science Extending Human Life?

Science is going beyond merely curing diseases and is addressing the human lifespan itself. It appears that lifespans between 100 and 150 will become common. It also...

Space Travel Posters From NASA

NASA has gone all touchy-feely again with a new calendar with the theme of promoting deep space tourism. You know. As a joke. The imagery is whimsical and the artwork is...

How Will Science Treat Cancer In The Future?

Only a century ago cancer was so rare most doctors didn’t even bother studying it. Today, 1 out of 3 people will suffer some form of cancer in their lifetime. How will...

Inventions That Happened By Accident

Like most worthwhile endeavors, many mistakes are made before a successful new product can come to market. But, sometimes, those mistakes end up with something even...

NASA’s Coolest Rockets And Spaceships

One only needed to look up at the wide open skies to start the adventure of a civilization: Getting off of our own rock and on to others! The fascination with space...

What Happens To The Body After A Year In Space?

Space is a dangerous, alien environment. The International Space Station has been a laboratory for learning about the effects of long-term exposure to space. Recently,...

The Best Science Social Networking Sites

You know how when you put glasses on a hot chick she gets smarter? No? Us either. But we do know that Facebook and Twitter are not exactly hotbeds of scientific...

What Has NASA Actually Invented?

What have we really gotten out of all that NASA money? You might be surprised. Except for one, which is a (crucial) improvement, each of these was developed specifically...

Smart, Entertaining Science Podcasts

Podcasts, as a rule, are a lot better than TV. A new generation - along with a few venerable pros - have mastered the art of making the frontiers of science as...

The World’s Most Mysterious Discoveries

The world is filled with awe, mystery and wondrous things. Sometimes so awesome and mysterious that they leave us totally perplexed. We've discovered the most puzzling...