Life Could Exist On Planets Around Black Holes, Claims Paper

When you think of black holes, you probably dont think of them being very friendly to life. With an event horizon beyond which not even light can escape, and surrounded by a swirling, superheated disk of dust and gas, they certainly dont seem very habitable. But a group of researchers has

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Failure To Launch: How New Mexico Is Paying For Richard Branson’s Space Tourism Fantasy

One of the poorest states in the nation has invested nearly a quarter of a billion dollars and 10 years in creating a hub for Richard Branson’s space tourism company, Virgin Galactic. Some see it as the crown jewel of a new space age while others call it a carnival for the 1 percent – but with

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Fyre Festivals Co-Founder Arrested And Charged With Fraud, Karma Is Alive

The ongoing saga of the disastrous, doomed Fyre Festival took another turn on Friday, when Fyre Festival organizer Billy McFarland was arrested on federal fraud charges, CNN reported. McFarland is charged with one count of wire fraud in connection with a scheme to defraud investors, according to

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10 Things You Might Run Into While Visiting The Mariana Trench

We have fully realized maps for just about everything in our Solar System-the Moon, Mars, even Uranus. But one place we’ve barely mapped out at all is closer to us than any planet or satellite-the ocean floor. Despite only being a few miles away from us, we’ve only managed to map about five

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This Touching Animated Short Has Left Countless People In Tears

‘The Present’ is a short animated movie that is based on a comic strip by Fabio Coala. It starts with a boy being handed a box. As the video progresses, you learn more about the present…and the boy himself. It’s truly touching and speaks to countless people. By the end, you will be choked up.

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