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NASA Basically Missed a Huge Asteroid That Passed Unnervingly Close to...

While the world was busy doing its thing on Saturday, a giant asteroid the size of a football field whizzed by our planet.NASA scientists...

Here Are The Most Astounding Science Facts We’ve Learnt in 2018...

3. The largest underwater cave system exists below Mexico spanning an incredible 347 kilometres (216 miles) - and it's filled with hidden Maya...

Confirmed: China’s

When Tiangong-1 rocketed into the sky in 2011, optimists hoped the space station - literal translation: "heavenly palace" - would be a model for...

Scientists Just Identified a Brand-New Human Organ. Here’s What It Means

Ever heard of the interstitium?No? That's OK, you're not alone - scientists hadn't either. Until recently.And, hey, guess what - you've got one! The...

Tiny Mummy’s ‘Alien’ Appearance Finally Explained

Ata is just six inches tall, with a conical-shaped head and unusually hard bones for her size. Some have claimed that she's an alien....

We Just Detected Signals From The Very First Stars in Our...

The Big Bang may have been bright and dramatic, but immediately after it occurred the Universe got extremely dark for a long time.In fact,...

A Totally New Species of Tardigrade Was Just Discovered in a...

They're the weirdest organisms known to science: unkillable critters that can turn into glass and survive the cold vacuum of space.But sometimes tardigrades just...

12 Theories of How We Became Human, and Why They’re All...

What a piece of work is man! Everyone agrees on that much. But what exactly is it about Homo sapiens that makes us unique...

These Bacteria Digest Toxic Metals And Poop Out Tiny Gold Nuggets

No other life form on our planet has infiltrated every environment as successfully as the minuscule single cells of bacteria. Amongst their many roles...

Think ‘Birdbrain’ Is an Insult? Think Again.

This story appears in the February 2018 issue ofNational Geographic magazine.The American crows in Gabriella Mann's Seattle Neighborhood love her, and the eight-year-old girl...