NASA has released a full-circle image of mars saying "next best thing to being there". The images are a compilation of 817 images taken from the rover Opportunity during the Martian winter using its panoramic camera (Pancam). The rover has been on Mars for 3,006 days as of today. NASA...
Yet another planet has been discovered, Alpha Centauri Bb, this one is earth-like say researchers at the Geneva Observatory, and it is relatively nearby, in astronomical terms. Exoplanet researchers say the new Earth-like planet is located in the Alpha Centauri star system, the nearest star system to our own Milky...
Once thought to be eradicated, whooping cough is making a comeback, up as much as 400% in some states. News cases are being reported in Florida, with an estimated 274 cases this year, 52 in Central Florida. Properly known as Pertussis, the vaccine for a whooping cough was once a...
NASA has reported that its SOHO, Solar, and Heliospheric Observatory, has detected two large Coronal Mass Ejections, CME, from the sun on November 23, travel as approximately 375 miles per second, or 1,350,000 mph. The two earth directed CME's are expected to reach earth sometime on or about Nov 25-26...
http://www.thefloridanewsjournal.comhttp://www.thefloridanewsjournal.comLater tonight, everyone on earth will be granted a little extra time as International Timekeepers will be adding one second to Saturday night. Clocks will have the unusual reading of 11:59:60 before going to 12:00 am. What are you going to do with your extra free time? The timekeeper says...
Batavia, IL- Physicists have discovered a new particle at Fermilab, the U.S. Department of Energy’s particle accelerator outside Chicago. No, it’s not the Higgs Boson, nor is it the graviton. It’s a baryon, which is made up of three quarks (typical examples of baryons are the proton and neutron). This...
Las Vegas, NV - Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto has announced that 31-year-old Shanita Flax has pleaded guilty to a breast implant scam while working as a civilian contractor at the Nellis AFB Hospital in Las Vegas. The government covers breast implants in cases of medical necessity such as after...
Doctors in Mexico City have called their double arm transplant success after giving 52-year-old Gabriel Granados a new outlook on life. Granados suffered severe electrical burns in January of 2011 which resulted in both of his arms being amputated below the elbows. The operation took place at the National Institute...
Astronomers with the NuSTAR project using a NASA telescope have captured an image that some say looks like an X-ray image of the hand of God. It is actually a pulsar wind nebula and the remains of a 12-mile wide dead star that exploded and now spins at the...
Canadian researches have found that a new pair of underwear designed to deliver shocks to your buttocks can prevent bed sores and other pressure sores. The underwear is designed to deliver a mild 10-second shock to your buttocks every 10 minutes for 12 hours a day by using two electro-pads...