Nickelodeon debuts first footage of iconic green slime in space

NICKELODEON DEBUTS FIRST FOOTAGE OF ICONIC GREEN SLIME IN SPACE

Nickelodeon used its Kids' Choice Awards show broadcast to premiere the first footage of its trademark green slime floating on board...

Could life thrive on hydrogen-rich alien worlds?

COULD LIFE THRIVE ON HYDROGEN-RICH ALIEN WORLDS?

Life can thrive in a 100% hydrogen atmosphere, according to a new study. The finding could completely change our understanding of how...

 
 
 
Official: Taika Waititi to co-write and direct 'Star Wars' film

OFFICIAL: TAIKA WAITITI TO CO-WRITE AND DIRECT 'STAR WARS' FILM

"Thor: Love and Thunder" writer/director Taika Waititi has signed on to write and direct a "Star Wars" film.

Scientists keep debunking 'monster black hole' discovery. So, what's the deal with binary system LB1?

SCIENTISTS KEEP DEBUNKING 'MONSTER BLACK HOLE' DISCOVERY. SO, WHAT'S THE DEAL WITH BINARY SYSTEM LB1?

As scientists continue to weigh in, one thing is clear: the "monster black hole" discovered in 2019 doesn't exist.

 
 
 
Disney Plus drops epic 'Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga' trailer for May the Fourth

DISNEY PLUS DROPS EPIC 'STAR WARS: THE SKYWALKER SAGA' TRAILER FOR MAY THE FOURTH

"Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" arrives on Disney Plus for Star Wars Day today , putting all nine films from the Skywalker saga...

The UAE is going to Mars. Here's the plan for its Hope orbiter

THE UAE IS GOING TO MARS. HERE'S THE PLAN FOR ITS HOPE ORBITER

The United Arab Emirates had its sights set on Mars the day before it launched its second satellite ever.

 
 
 
'Star Wars': Summary of the franchise and its effect on space technology

'STAR WARS': SUMMARY OF THE FRANCHISE AND ITS EFFECT ON SPACE TECHNOLOGY

A long time ago - roughly four decades - the world was introduced to Jedi knights, lightsabers, droids and the Force. Before long,...

The 2020 Eta Aquarid meteor shower peaks this week. Here's how to see it

THE 2020 ETA AQUARID METEOR SHOWER PEAKS THIS WEEK. HERE'S HOW TO SEE IT

The Eta Aquarid meteor shower peaks before dawn on May 5.

 
 
 
Where do baby magnetars come from? Mysterious 'fast radio bursts' may provide clues

WHERE DO BABY MAGNETARS COME FROM? MYSTERIOUS 'FAST RADIO BURSTS' MAY PROVIDE CLUES

Magnetars - highly magnetized, rapidly rotating super-dense stars - are among the most enigmatic creatures to inhabit the cosmos and...

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' is coming to Disney Plus early for May the Fourth

'STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER' IS COMING TO DISNEY PLUS EARLY FOR MAY THE FOURTH

Rejoice, "Star Wars" fans, the wait is over. "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" lands on Disney Plus on May 4.

 
 
 
Two NASA astronauts are ready to try something completely new: Ride a SpaceX spaceship

TWO NASA ASTRONAUTS ARE READY TO TRY SOMETHING COMPLETELY NEW: RIDE A SPACEX SPACESHIP

NASA astronauts Robert "Bob" Behnken and Douglas "Doug" Hurley are excited and prepared to launch to space this month.

How the coronavirus pandemic has affected SpaceX's 1st crewed mission for NASA

HOW THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC HAS AFFECTED SPACEX'S 1ST CREWED MISSION FOR NASA

The coronavirus pandemic threw a pretty big curveball at the planners of SpaceX's first crewed mission.

 
 
 
Solar eclipse guide 2020: When, where & how to see them

SOLAR ECLIPSE GUIDE 2020: WHEN, WHERE & HOW TO SEE THEM

There will be two solar eclipses in 2020: an annular, or "ring of fire" eclipse on June 21 and a total eclipse on Dec. 14. Here's everything...

Build a 'Star Wars' D-O droid in Lego form for May the Fourth

BUILD A 'STAR WARS' D-O DROID IN LEGO FORM FOR MAY THE FOURTH

Meet the newest "Star Wars" movie droid - in Lego form.

 
 
 
Embody the 'Star Wars' empire with new Lego helmet sets

EMBODY THE 'STAR WARS' EMPIRE WITH NEW LEGO HELMET SETS

It's time to suit up for "Star Wars Day" - that annual May the Fourth fan celebration that happens on Monday. Lego has three new helmet...

With SpaceX's Dragon, NASA astronauts will ride a new spaceship for the 1st time in decades

WITH SPACEX'S DRAGON, NASA ASTRONAUTS WILL RIDE A NEW SPACESHIP FOR THE 1ST TIME IN DECADES

It's been nearly nine years since an American vehicle launched astronauts into orbit. This month, SpaceX and NASA aim to change that...

 
 
 
Etch A Sketch draws on NASA for space-themed edition of classic toy

ETCH A SKETCH DRAWS ON NASA FOR SPACE-THEMED EDITION OF CLASSIC TOY

When the Etch A Sketch debuted in 1960, NASA was still sketching out plans for how to put the first humans into space. Now the classic...

SpaceX aces final parachute test ahead of historic May 27 crew launch

SPACEX ACES FINAL PARACHUTE TEST AHEAD OF HISTORIC MAY 27 CREW LAUNCH

SpaceX wrapped up the 27th and final drop test of Crew Dragon's upgraded parachute system today , apparently clearing the path for...

 
 
 
These Lego 'Star Wars' sets for 2020 are strong with the Force

THESE LEGO 'STAR WARS' SETS FOR 2020 ARE STRONG WITH THE FORCE

Here's a look at the Lego Star Wars sets for 2020. Build, or build not - there is no try!

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo makes 1st glide flight over Spaceport America

VIRGIN GALACTIC'S SPACESHIPTWO MAKES 1ST GLIDE FLIGHT OVER SPACEPORT AMERICA

Virgin Galactic's newest SpaceShipTwo space plane just flew freely above its New Mexico home base for the first time.

 
 
 



Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Only about half of Americans say they would get a COVID-19 vaccine if the scientists working to create one succeed, a new poll finds. Read more ...

3-year-old boy honored for quick-thinking that saved neighbor trapped in...

3-year-old boy honored for quick-thinking that saved neighbor trapped in basement

The police department's lifesaving award is usually given to an officer for heroic actions in the line of duty, but Wednesday, it was given to a 3-year-old boy. Read more ...

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

NBA superstar LeBron James has joined the chorus of notable high-profile athletes who have voiced their outrage over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

The man originally claimed it was just $1,500, state police said. Read more ...

NASA chief "all in" for Tom Cruise to make a movie on a space station

NASA chief "all in" for Tom Cruise to make a movie on a space station

NASA is rolling out the International Space Station's red carpet for Tom Cruise to make a movie in orbit. Read more ...

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Walt Disney World officials proposed a plan on Wednesday that would allow it to begin reopening theme parks on July 11. Read more ...

53-year-old tortoise adopted after owner dies of COVID-19

53-year-old tortoise adopted after owner dies of COVID-19

After receiving thousands of calls and emails from would-be adopters, a tortoise whose owner recently died of COVID-19 has found a new home. Read more ...

Black Lives Matter protestors march through downtown L.A., block 101 Fwy

Black Lives Matter protestors march through downtown L.A., block 101 Fwy

Protestors took to the streets of downtown Los Angeles Wednesday in a demonstration in the name of George Floyd, a black man who died after being pinned beneath a Minneapolis... Read more ...

Chaotic videos show people looting a Minneapolis Target store amid a protest...

Chaotic videos show people looting a Minneapolis Target store amid a protest against the death of George Floyd

Videos shared on social media show people looting a Target store in Minneapolis amid protests against the death of George Floyd, who died after a police officer knelt on his... Read more ...

Tropical Storm Bertha forms near South Carolina

Tropical Storm Bertha forms near South Carolina

Bertha is churning off the Southeast coast and is expected to bring gusty winds and heavy rain to parts of the Carolinas and Virginia through Wednesday night. Read more ...