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  • 2004 BL86
    Large asteroid, 2004 BL86, to cruise past Earth at safe distance
    Get your telescopes and binoculars ready, because there may not be a better chance to see an asteroid zoom closer to Earth in this decade. Between Monday at sundown until the early hours of Tuesday morning, an asteroid as wide as the length of six...
  • Planets beyond Pluto: Possible two more planets past that of Pluto, big find
    Planets beyond Pluto: Evidence of more planets in solar system, outsizing Earth
    Are there planets beyond Pluto, just waiting to be discovered? New research organized by British and Spanish scientists this week has revealed potential evidence of at least two additional planets might be far away in our solar system. According...
  • Asteroid 2014 BL86
    Large asteroid to zoom by Earth this month
    NASA is reporting that a large asteroid will zoom by the Earth on Jan. 26. The asteroid is a third of a mile wide and will safely miss us. Its passage will be the closest encounter of an asteroid of its size until 2027.The asteroid has been names...
  • The moon is the smaller orb
    The Moon is slowing the Earth's rotation. Film at 11
    Which of the following organizations are real?A, Cat Video Studies ClubB, International Earth Rotation and Reference Systems ServiceC, The Association of Psychiatric Assistants of LatviaIf you chose ‘B’ you’re correct. Now think...
  • Earth near twins: Life away from earth possible, experts find similar new planets
    Earth near twins: Proof of life outside Earth? Water possible in planets near us
    Several Earth near-twins have left people wondering whether this breaking discovery marks one of the closest signs to proof of life outside our home planet learned in recent memory. Space experts have just confirmed the presence of an additional...
  • New worlds discovered by the Kepler Space Telescope
    Kepler Space Telescope confirmed to have discovered two other Earths
    NASA announced on Tuesday that the Kepler Space Telescope has achieved something of a milestone by confirming 1,000 planets orbiting other stars in the Milky Way Galaxy. Eight more planets were added to the total, three of which are surmised to be...
  • 'Wall-E' illustrates perfect love in an imperfect world
    'Wall-E' illustrates perfect love in an imperfect world
    In a post-apocalyptic future where Earth has long since been forsaken by humanity, a unique and powerful love story is sparked between a pair of robots named Wall-E and EVE when a chance encounter causes their paths to collide and sends them on a...
  • Earliest evidence of atmosphere on Earth found in Canada
    Earliest evidence of atmosphere on Earth found in Canada
    The Earth had an atmosphere at least 800 million years after the Earth initially formed. The atmosphere contained no oxygen, no ozone, but it did contain sulfur compounds. These are the conclusions of a new study conducted by Emilie Thomassot from...
  • Earth
    Earth reaches its 2015 perihelion
    On Jan. 4 at 3:00 a.m. EST (07:00 GMT), Earth reached its perihelion for 2015. The perihelion of a planet's orbit occurs when the planet is at its least distance from its star during a particular orbital cycle.At the perihelion point, Earth...
  • When did water form on the Earth
    When did water form on the Earth
    Our planet is a water planet. We have 330 million cubic miles of it! Water covers 72 percent of our planet's surface. Every cubic mile of seawater holds over 150 million tons of minerals. On the average, rain pours down on our planet at the...
  • The Van Allen radiation belts
    Mysterious invisible shield found to be protecting Earth
    A University of Colorado Boulder led team has discovered an invisible shield that is blocking "killer electrons" from Earth's atmosphere. Approximately 7,200 miles above Earth, these electrons, traveling at near-light speed (speed of...
  • Earth electron shield: Humans safe from electrons thanks to force field, space news
    Earth electron shield: Force field around planet Earth, 'glass wall' in space
    An Earth electron shield is no invention from a sci-fi novel; scientists have recently learned of a very real force field — powerful yet invisible to the naked human eye — in space. Potentially dangerous electrons are said to bounce...
  • In the beginning God created  the heaven and the earth
    In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth
    In the very first verse of the Bible in Genesis chapter one we have what is the beginning of the universe and the first heavenly body to be put in this universe is the earth. "In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth" ...
  • Former NASA worker claims in 1979 human-like figures seen walking on Mars near Viking lander, first craft to send images back from red planet.
    NASA staff saw 2 human-like figures walk on Mars surface via video feed?
    A former NASA employee claims that in 1979 when the first vehicle landed on Mars, which was the Viking lander, she saw evidence of two human figures walking toward that craft. She introduced herself as only “Jackie” and told Coast to...
  • Peruvian glow worm: Small worms, but with big jaws that burst from the ground
    Peruvian glow worm: Only 1/2 inch size, but worm 'bursts' from earth to eat prey
    A Peruvian glow worm is slinking its way across Web headlines today, and while this small worm may only be ½ an inch in overall size, it packs a real punch. The tiny animal is said to catch its prey — often termites or ants —...