Pasadena, CA - NASA's newest Martian rover Curiosity has landed successfully on Mars, touching down at exactly 1:31 am eastern time after traveling 354 million miles.  The MSL cruise craft and EDL landing team controlling the operation are located at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, JPL, in Pasadena, California.  The rover...
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...
SpaceX launched one of its Dragon rockets this morning on a resupply mission to the International Space Station, ISS, but ran into problems nine minutes after liftoff. SpaceX founder Elon Musk said three of the four thrusters did not ignite as planned. Speaking from the company's Hawthorne, CA mission control, Musk...
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...
NASA released this picture of Earth taken on January 1, 2014, looking tranquil and rotating smoothly, despite the world having possibly ended a little more than a year ago on December 23, 2012, as American's interpreted the Mayan calendar. Thanks to NASA for this great shot! Related Florida news here
  Washington, D.C. - In a ruling that is sure to continue debates across the country, the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld Obama's health care law, with Chief Justice John Roberts providing the surprise swing vote in a 5-4 decision. The courts four liberal justices were joined by Roberts in upholding...
A kangaroo named Chuck thought to be a male, at the Barnaul Zoo in Siberia has surprised everyone by giving birth. The kangaroo birth process is shrouded in mystery still so zoo officials didn't know Chuck was pregnant or exactly when she gave birth, in fact, they only noticed...
Taco Bell is launching its waffle taco nationwide March 27th after previously testing it in California, last year. This has forced, already lower sales at McDonald's, to reconsider expending its own breakfast hours, with some at the top saying 10:30 am is just too early, after receiving over 10,000 complaints...
In a rare birth defect, a female baby in India was born that has two heads. According to the Cygnus JK Hindu Hospital where she was born, the baby appears to only have one body and the two heads share everything below the neck. On Wednesday and India woman gave...
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...