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Another Day, Another Earth-Like Planet Discovered

Using NASA's Kepler Space Telescope, astronomers recently discovered an earth-like planet orbiting a sun-like star they believe is a promising candidate for life outside our solar system....
December 6, 2011

Vroom Vroom!: 1,200 Car Hot Wheels Track

Ever wonder what a racetrack large enough to have 1,200 Hot Wheels running around at the same time would look like? This. Also, please please please start...
November 23, 2010

Symphony Of Science: The Case For Mars

Note: Music video is after the jump because the beat's so fresh it oughta be illegal. This is the sixth installment in the autotuned Symphony of Science...
June 8, 2010

Scientists Find Watery, Earth-Like Planet?

Earth Day Fools! Oh, wait, no. Apparently this is real, and only 20.5 light-years away! Ladies and gentlemen -- start your rocket engines. PSSSSHOOOOOOOOW! PEW PEW. The...
April 22, 2009