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  • Pluto Planet
    Pluto might just become a planet again
    Everyone’s favorite little (dwarf) planet may be having a comeback. Ever since its infamous demotion in 2006, the people have not been willing to let go of Pluto, and neither have some scientists, reported USA Today on Tuesday. Ever since...
  • Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson refuses to debate Alan Stern on Pluto as a planet
    With the New Horizons probe just about a year away from its flyby encounter with Pluto, which was once considered the ninth planet in the Solar System, its principle investigator Dr. Alan Stern has challenged Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson to a debate...
  • It's summertime and time for outdoor living
    It's summertime and time for outdoor living
    Summer is only a few weeks away, which means entertaining friends and families, hosting cookouts and barbeques, and spending time outdoors. These days, the backyard has become an extension of the home’s family room and kitchen.According to a...
  • Earthlike planet: Scientists amazed after finding planet that could support life
    Earthlike planet: Scientists amazed after finding planet that could support life
    The recent discovery of anEarthlike planet, called Kepler-186f, has sent the scientific community into a frenzy because researchers say that the planet is a near twin of Earth that can hold water and could be habitable, CNN reported today. NASA&...
  • A Planet for Goldilocks; Kepler’s Search for Potentially Habitable Worlds
    A Planet for Goldilocks; Kepler’s Search for Potentially Habitable Worlds
    “How many of you have heard of Exoplanets?” asked Dr. Natalie Batalha. “Exoplanets are planets that orbit stars other than our own and right now man is on a quest to find and identify those that have life sustaining environments...
  • "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" 2014
    6 million plus views for Film Trailer of 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'
    20th Century Fox just released the movie trailer of “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.” It is slated to open in U.S. theaters on July 11, 2014. It stars Gary Oldman, Jason Clarke & Keri Russell. Andy Serkis reprises his role as the...
  • Healthy Planet
    10 things to do to protect the Earth
    Our planet increasingly needs help in being preserved. It seems so easy to pollute the Earth, but it is just as easy to preserve it. There are little things that everyone can do to help protect and preserve the Earth. Below are 10 things to do...
  • PSO J318.5-22
    Lonely planet found floating in galaxy without a star
    About 80 light years away from Earth is a free-floating planet without a sun. On Oct. 10, the LA Times notes that the planet is about six times the six of Jupiter and only about 12 million years old—which is young. And what we mean by free...
  • Planet HD 189733b
    Glass rain alien planet: Planet HD 189733b has glass rain
    The glass rain on an alien planet is fascinating researchers. Yahoo! News reports on Sept. 3 that planet HD 189733b appears to be a blue marble, but it is hostile to life. The planet has molten glass rain and temperatures can reach 2,000 degrees...
  • World Environment Day: Think.Eat.Save
    World Environment Day activities raise global sustainability awareness
    World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5 with culminating activities around the world. Sponsored by the United Nations, WED raises awareness of topics that globally affect the planet, human living conditions, and planet sustainability. The...
  • Earth day!
    U.S. EPA commemorates Earth Day with talk of climate change
    April 22 marks the 43rd observance of Earth Day in the United States. Organized by Senator Gaylord Nelson (D-Wis), the first Earth Day in 1970 saw an estimated 20 million Americans campaign in support of the environment. By 2012, over one billion...
  • Volunteer Gardner prunes plants
    Celebrate Earth day
    This is an amazing day when the entire world comes together to celebrate Earth Day. The first Earth Day was April 22, 1970. Millions of Americans took to the streets, parks and auditoriums to demonstrate the need for a healthy, sustainable...
  • Earth hour 2013 turn off your lights for an hour and show the planet some love
    Earth hour an effort show the planet some love (Photos)
    Earth Hour is on Saturday, March 23, 2013, at 8:30 pm.Join people all over the world in the largestvoluntaryeffort known and turn off the lights for one hour in order to focus on the one thing that unites us all, our planet.The idea initiated in...
  • Astronomers discover a new planet with climate similar to Earth's.
    Astronomers find a new planet with climate similar to Earth's
    Astronomers found a new planet similar to Earth that would take us 42 years to reach, traveling from Earth at the speed of light. Researchers have discovered a super-Earth planet circling a star at a distance that would allow that planet to...
  • Kepler space telescope
    Amateur planet hunters discover world in solar system with four stars
    A paper, entitled “A Transiting Circumbinary Planet in a Quadruple Star System” published on Monday, October 15, announces the discovery of a planet located in a star system with four suns, the first of its kind. The planet was...