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This hidden landscape was discovered under the waters of South Australia. Its jagged peaks are reminiscent of the treacherous landscape of Mordor in J..
Aerospace company Rocket Lab said Sunday it had successfully fired a rocket into orbit for the first time from its New Zealand launch base. "Electron ..
Astronomer and executive director of the Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium Todd Slisher speaks during a press conference, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at..
The-----magazine founder passed away in September at the age of 91 after suffering a cardiac arrest, and his 31-year-old spouse says not a day goes by..
LAKEWOOD – More than 100 members of the Algonquin/Lake in the Hills Chamber of Commerce cheered as Gov. Bruce Rauner and his wife, Diana Rauner, walke..
The winners the 29th Annual Producers Guild Awards are here! During tonight's ceremony, the PGA presented a number of special honors for producing in ..
After the International Space Station retires in 2028, NASA is slated to launch a new space station that will orbit the moon. It would be located fart..
Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket successfully reached orbit and deployed three satellites Saturday night Pacific time in the Huntington-----rocket company..
The CW's shows came back from midseason hiatus this week, meaning that Supergirl, The Flash, Riverdale and Arrow returned while Black Lightning made i..
Tom Brady is staying mum on his status for the AFC championship game after suffering a right hand injury earlier in the week. Brady said a bit content..
Nigerian-born actress Sope Aluko is among the expansive cast of the newest blockbuster installment out of Marvel Studios' cinematic universe, Black Pa..
Zion Williamson has committed to play for Mike Krzyzewski and Duke. The five-star forward from Spartanburg, S.C., chose not to stay home and picked th..
Black Lightning lit up The CW this week, giving the Tuesdays-at-9/8c time slot its biggest audience (“Crisis on Earth-X” excepted) in three years and ..
Dr. Chip Taylor, professor emeritus of ecology at University of Kansas, says the drop in Monarch butterflies numbers show how humans are affecting the..
FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017 file photo, a man walks his dog across the snow-covered-----while a cargo ship sits in the steaming fog of Lak..
After a prolonged drip feed of new trailers and character announcements, Dragon Ball FighterZ comes out in less than a week. Unfortunately, while the ..
It doesn’t take a lot to amaze the internet these days, and so it recently proved on New Year’s Day 2018. After the clock struck 12, a flurry of excla..
By John Wenz Stars like the sun don’t last forever—they eventually expand and envelop the inner members of their planetary systems. But the sun isn’t ..
TRUJILLO, Peru (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Peru (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Pope Francis is denouncing killings of women and other ge..
SyFy has released new sketches showing the sets from Krypton. The upcoming Superman prequel series takes place on Kal-El’s home planet. The sketches o..
Agents of SHIELD Season Five sent the SHIELD team to the future. They learned that Daisy “Quake” Johnson was responsible for destroying the Earth. But..
Theologians and other thinkers have described God in several ways over the centuries. God is a stern father. He's a mechanistic prime mover. He's a wa..
Celebrities on Saturday lent their voices to Women's March movements across the globe as thousands took to the streets to empower women and fight agai.. is well aware of sexism in the music industry. “Music is probably… it does a really good job at diminishing the power of a woman,” the music..
NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Petty died last year because of an accidental drug overdose that his family said occurred on the same day he found out his hip was..
The major money quote about Silicon Valley is this: “In recent months, there have been complaints about the political sensibilities of speakers invite..
Krypton is often depicted as either a lavish, ornate world at the pinnacle of its opulence, or as a utilitarian utopia. But rarely, if ever, is it con..
PHILADELPHIA - An order of nuns brought their fight to stop a natural gas pipeline project on their rural Pennsylvania property to a federal appeals c..
In this edition of Theme Park Bits: Universal Studios has earned itself a place at the top of this week’s news with the announcement that it is issuin..
Tom Petty died last year because of an accidental drug overdose that his family said occurred on the same day he found out his hip was broken after pe..
If you were awestruck by the New Year's Day super moon, hold onto your pants. On January 31, around midnight, the full moon will not only be super, it..
Since I was a child, I’ve been obsessed with photographs, probably because I’m of the generation between nothing and everything. Our grandparents ofte..
Add Climate Change as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Climate Change news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Earth last year wasn't quit..
WASHINGTON -- The fireball that streaked through the Michigan sky put on quite a show but as far as potentially killer space rocks, it was merely a fl..
WASHINGTON -- Earth last year wasn't quite as hot as 2016's record-shattering mark, but it ranked second or third, depending on who was counting. Eith..
WASHINGTON -- The fireball that streaked through the Michigan sky put on quite a show but as far as potentially killer space rocks, it was merely a fl..
Full episodes of "Sunday Morning" are now available to watch on demand on and CBS All Access, including via Apple TV, Android TV,..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Initial tests in Nevada on a compact nuclear power system designed to sustain a long-duration NASA human mission on the inhospi..
The fireball that streaked through the Michigan sky put on quite a show but as far as potentially killer space rocks, it was merely a flash in the pan..
Earth had one of its warmest years on record in 2017, according to two new analyses from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...
The Scoreboard is Uproxx Music’s bi-monthly look at who is putting points on the board and who is taking major L’s in the music world over the past co..
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, NASA and others are developing technologies that would extend the life of the critical infrastructure i..
The aerosol indirect effect (AIE) can significantly affect climate change and is one of the largest uncertainties in climate change studies. To date, ..
Nobody played the role of movie star in the 1970s with more confidence than Burt Reynolds. Even as his choice of vehicles grew so indiscriminate as to..
AP photo A flashlight illuminates the main command center of a Cold War era Civil Defense bunker Sept. 26 in New Orleans. The fallout shelters, marked..
MOSCOW -- Even thermometers can't keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia's remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 88.6 degrees Fahrenheit in..
James Joyce’s “Ulysses” — sections of which first began to appear 100 years ago — immerses the reader in the sights, sounds and smells of early 20th-c..
Apple on Wednesday made a slew of announcements about its investment in and contribution to the U.S. economy in part because of the new tax law. The h..
Dear Amy: Over the last few years, my marriage has felt stagnant and unfulfilling. About a year ago, I grew close to a friend and colleague (he is sin..
A meteor flared over Michigan on Jan. 16, exploding with enough force to register as the equivalent of a 2.0 magnitude earthquake, the U.S. Geological..