Stephen Hawking’s final paper explores disappearing black holes

The final paper that famed physicist Stephen Hawking worked on before he passed away has been published and it deals with a topic bigger than Hawking’s legacy – what happens when objects fall into black holes? The paper entitled “Black Hole Entropy and Soft Hair,” looks into whether black holes keep the information of the things that fall into them. […]

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Elon Musk’s SpaceX signs first paying customer for trip to the moon

SpaceX is set to announce the first private passenger to fly around the moon on one of its spacecraft, the company tweeted Thursday. “SpaceX has signed the world’s first private passenger to fly around the Moon aboard our BFR launch vehicle—an important step toward enabling access for everyday people who dream of traveling to space,” the Elon Musk-led company wrote […]

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Scientists want to use Earth to ‘catch’ asteroids for mining

An asteroid hurtling toward Earth sounds like a nightmare scenario – but a bunch of space scientists have hatched a plan to make it happen. Why? Because capturing the space rocks could allow us to probe them for alien life and even mine them for valuable resources like precious metals. In a new study, researchers from the University of Glasgow […]

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Third Kenyan athlete fails doping test in space of ten days

Samuel Kalalei, who won the Athens Marathon last November, is the third athlete from Kenya to have been found in breach of anti-doping rules within 10 days. The 24-year-old Kalalei has been provisionally suspended by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) for testing positive for blood-booster EPO on June 4, the body said on its website. Failed test: Kenya’s Samuel Kalalei. […]

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Incredible phone concept inspired by Hubble Space Telescope has four screens

The famous Hubble Space Telescope is the inspiration for a futuristic new smartphone . The HubblePhone sports a bizarre clamshell design that boasts a staggering four screens and a "micro-space-telescope camera" with an impressive 15x zoom. The phone also includes a range of additional cameras placed across its various screen surfaces. The celestial phone is the work of Hong Kong-based […]

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NASA doesn’t have anything for astronauts to wear to the moon

NASA stands at the very edge of an incredibly exciting time in space exploration. Mankind has discovered incredibly interesting things on Mars as well as other bodies within our solar system and new spacecraft are in development that will allow humans to travel faster and farther than ever before. With all this happening you might be thinking that astronaut wardrobe […]

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