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Possible 'Super-Earth' planet discovered nearly 4 light years away from Earth

The nearest star to our sun, Proxima Centauri, may actually be host to two planets, including a "Super-Earth," according to a new study....

Possible 'Super-Earth' planet discovered nearly 4 light years away from Earth

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NASA's planet-hunting telescope found an Earth-size exoplanet 100 light-years away. It could hide a vast ocean. NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Astronomers have discovered a new Earth-sized planet outside our solar system, named TOI 700 d, 100 light-years aw...
21:24, 2020-01-07

Earth-like planet found that could shed light on life elsewhere in the universe Space experts say GJ1252 b is about 1.2 times our size and double our mass, with a lighting-fast orbit – and astronomers believe it could hold the ke...
23:08, 2019-12-22

NASA's $200M space telescope finds alien planet almost the size of Earth, smallest discovered NASA said its new Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite space telescope has discovered its smallest exoplanet so far, an alien world that's roughly 8...
15:28, 2019-07-01

Astronomers seek public's help in naming minor planet discovered over 10 years ago A minor planet discovered in our solar system over a decade ago remains nameless as the astronomers who made the revelation are now turning to the pu...
01:44, 2019-04-14

Three newly discovered exoplanets orbit a star 73 light years away Three new planets, which orbit a star situated 73 light years away from Earth, have been found. The trio are among the smallest and nearest exoplanet...
19:32, 2019-07-29

Three new planets discovered outside our solar system 73 light years away, scientists say Three new planets have been discovered outside our solar system which orbit a star situated 73 light-years away, scientists have said....
17:12, 2019-07-29

NASA looks at colliding exoplanets 300 light-years from Earth A newly published study looks at a star system, BD + 20 307, more than 300 light-years from Earth, which may contain evidence of two exoplanets recen...
16:32, 2019-10-24

Mystery as radio wave discovered millions of light-years away disappears Fast radio bursts (FRBs) are blasts of radio waves that last just a few seconds, with scientists tracking them for hundreds of hours...
01:12, 2020-01-07

Galaxy group 13 billion light-years from Earth causing 'cosmic makeover' Astronomers have detected the farthest ever galaxy group so far, three galaxies that have helped to alter the universe by resulting in a "sweeping co...
20:16, 2020-01-09

Evidence of ancient ‘time machine’ star found 35,000 light-years from Earth Astronomers have found evidence of one of the oldest stars in the universe, a star that lived 13.5 billion years ago, nestled inside a star that̵...
01:16, 2019-08-07

Evidence of 14B year-old 'time machine' star found 35,000 light-years from Earth Astronomers have found evidence of one of the oldest stars in the universe, a star that lived 13.8 billion years ago, nestled inside a star that's ne...
14:44, 2019-08-06

'Earth-like exoplanets' 12.5 light-years away could have liquid water and be home to life, study suggests Two recently discovered "Earth-like" exoplanets could have liquid water on their surfaces and potentially support life, according to a new study....
19:44, 2019-08-07

NASA's alien planet hunter discovers its first Earth-sized planet in 'habitable-zone' Since its launch in April 2018, NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found a great number of exoplanets, including a so-called "mi...
15:44, 2020-01-07

Scientists just discovered a planet shaped like a football If you were to make a list of exoplanets that would be worth visiting in person, WASP-121b wouldn’t be anywhere near the top of your list. Ther...
03:04, 2019-08-02

Meet the NASA intern who discovered a new planet on his third day This teenager found a new planet on the third day of his internship at the US space agency....
02:36, 2020-01-16

A 17-year-old intern at NASA discovered a new planet on his 3rd day on the job YouTube/NBC New York A 17-year-old intern at NASA discovered a new planet on his third day on the job. Wolf Cukier, then a junior in high school, was...
12:12, 2020-01-16

Distant alien planet with three red suns discovered Scientists have used NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite to find an exoplanet with three red suns....
20:44, 2019-07-29

Transmission: from the Sea of Tranquility to planet Earth This month sees the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, landing the first man on the moon. As the Observer’s science editor Robin McKie looks ...
16:24, 2019-07-06

We’ve discovered a planet orbiting an exploded star for the first time A giant planet almost as big as Jupiter has been found orbiting a white dwarf, which is the remnants of an exploded star...
20:08, 2019-12-04

First giant planet around white dwarf discovered by scientists For the very first time, scientists have found evidence of a giant planet associated with a white dwarf star....
02:08, 2019-12-05

A 17-year-old NASA intern just discovered a brand new planet I don’t know about you, but when I was 17 years old, I wasn’t doing very much planet-hunting. Wolf Cukier of Scarsdale High School is dif...
22:28, 2020-01-10

How life on Earth survived the planet’s most severe ice age More than 600 million years ago, a massive ice age radically altered the planet's climate, resulting in a "Snowball Earth." Now, researchers believe ...
20:08, 2019-12-03

How Life on Our Planet Made It Through Snowball Earth Rusty rocks left over from some of our planet’s most extreme ice ages hint at oases for survival beneath the freeze....
21:24, 2019-12-02

Planet Earth has 9 safety limits and we’ve already exceeded 4 of them A decade ago, Johan Rockström identified the limits to Earth's life support systems. From chemical polluiton to climate change, we're veering into th...
13:36, 2019-09-13

TESS discovers its first Earth-sized planet NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, TESS, has discovered its first Earth-sized exoplanet. The planet, named HD 21749c, is the smallest worl...
06:24, 2019-04-16

David Attenborough: Planet Earth is facing a ‘disaster’ The beloved voice behind nature documentaries such as “Planet Earth” says humanity has reached a “moment of crisis.” In a tra...
19:36, 2020-01-17

The photographer capturing mankind's impact on planet Earth Photographer Edward Burtynsky explains his 40-year quest for striking images of our impact on the planet....
01:24, 2019-09-21

How many trees are there on Earth? Mission to measure planet's biomass Trees are our biggest ally against climate change - but we've never been sure how big. New space-based technology is revealing their potential for th...
13:24, 2019-10-03

Why This Earth-Like Planet is a Big Step Forward in the Search for Life If planets were products their price would be tumbling. Little more than a generation ago, we knew of only eight planets in all the universe—th...
22:40, 2019-09-11

Oldest material on Earth discovered Scientists analysing a meteorite have discovered the oldest material known to exist on Earth....
23:08, 2020-01-13

A NASA telescope has found its first habitable Earth-sized planet The TESS space telescope has found its first Earth-sized planet with conditions that might be right for life orbiting a small star 100 light-years aw...
19:44, 2020-01-07

Burning Planet: Fire's intriguing role throughout Earth history We view fire as a hazard, but a thought-provoking book argues it wasn’t always so – and helps us revise our thinking by looking back over geological ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

KidsPost Summer Book Club: ‘Planet Earth Is Blue’ A space-loving girl awaits the shuttle launch, hoping the occasion will bring her big sister back....
00:48, 2019-07-17

18 new Earth-size exoplanets pop up in old Kepler planet-hunting data Scientists scouring old Kepler Space Telescope data have tracked down 18 more relatively small exoplanets imaged by the famed planet-hunting observat...
11:28, 2019-05-31

Planet 10 times Earth's mass may have smacked Jupiter long ago Jupiter, the solar system's largest planet, may have been smacked head-on by an embryonic planet 10 times Earth's mass not long after being formed, a...
22:16, 2019-08-15

NASA mission finds its first Earth-sized alien planet Seven months after finding its first exoplanet, Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found its first Earth-sized planet, as well as a "wa...
18:32, 2019-04-17

Wandering Earth: Rocket scientist explains how we could move our planet Enlarge (credit: NASA) In the Chinese science fiction film The Wandering Earth, recently released on Netflix, humanity attempts to change the Earth...
18:00, 2019-05-18

A second planet might orbit the closest star to the sun, and astronomers think it's a super-Earth Lorenzo Santinelli Proxima Centauri, the closest star to the sun, might have a second planet in its orbit, according to a new study. Astronomers thin...
20:08, 2020-01-15

Oldest Material On Earth Discovered To Be Older Than The Sun Stars have life cycles. They're born when bits of dust and gas floating through space find each other and collapse in on each other and heat up. They...
00:12, 2020-01-15

The sun’s impact on Earth and weather celebrated, as planet marks World Meteorological Day Against a background of serious warnings against the effects of climate change, World Meteorological Day this year celebrates the crucial role played...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Scientists discovered a new ‘super-Earth,’ and want to know if it could sustain life Scientists studying data from the Alpha Centauri star system on Wednesday announced what they believe is a second Earth-like planet orbiting the star...
05:56, 2020-01-17

Newly-discovered asteroid could strike Earth within decades As technology advances, scientists have become more and more skilled at spotting potentially threatening objects in space. This is great news for the...
20:36, 2019-10-11

600M-year-old ice age caused 'Snowball Earth,' radically changing planet's climate Researchers have discovered a massive ice age more than 600 million years ago radically altered the planet's climate, resulting in a "Snowball Earth....
17:44, 2019-10-16

Trove of 'super-deep' diamonds from Earth's core discovered Scientists have found a trove of "super-deep" diamonds from hundreds of miles below the Earth’s surface....
22:20, 2019-08-16

Trove of 'super-deep' diamonds from Earth's interior discovered Scientists have found a trove of "super-deep" diamonds from hundreds of miles below the Earth’s surface....
08:00, 2019-08-18

NASA’s Juno just discovered that Jupiter and Earth have something important in common NASA’s Juno spacecraft has delivered some of the most stunning glimpses of the gas giant that mankind has ever seen, but it’s also taught...
23:20, 2019-05-20

NASA’s alien planet hunter discovers first Earth-sized world in ‘habitable-zone’ Since its launch in April 2018, NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found a great number of exoplanets, including a so-call...
19:04, 2020-01-07

Apollo moon rocks shed new light on Earth's volcanoes Fifty years after humans first set foot on the moon, scientists believe rock samples collected by Apollo astronauts could help predict volcanic erupt...
13:20, 2019-07-17

Gizmodo This Could Be the Most Earth-Like Exoplanet Discovered Yet | Kotaku The Ranger Class Is Gett Gizmodo This Could Be the Most Earth-Like Exoplanet Discovered Yet | Kotaku The Ranger Class Is Getting Some Changes In D&D (And Baldur’s Gate 3)...
01:04, 2019-06-20

'Biggest' star in the universe discovered, 700K times heavier than Earth A team of researchers has discovered the "most massive neutron star ever measured," one that is considered "almost too massive to exist."...
20:24, 2019-09-16

1,600-year-old Biblical mosaic discovered in Israel, sheds light on ancient Judaism Archaeologists have uncovered a stunning 1,600-year old Biblical mosaic in northern Israel....
23:16, 2019-07-02

'Fighting for the survival of planet Earth': Democrats tackle climate crisis in town hall – live Democratic 2020 contenders gather for special event focused on climate change – follow all the latest developments liveSign up to the US briefing and...
04:36, 2019-09-05

'Fighting for the survival of planet Earth': Democrats tackle climate crisis in town hall – as it happened Democratic 2020 contenders gather for special event focused on climate change Sign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 5.12am BST Thanks,...
06:20, 2019-09-05

NASA's InSight lander on Mars has detected more than 20 quakes. Early data suggests the red planet may be less Earth-like than we thought. NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA's InSight lander detected its first Mars quake in April. Researchers were surprised to find that the quake was similar to quake...
20:08, 2019-10-02

Fascinating: The BBC Just Revealed That They Record David Attenborough’s ‘Planet Earth’ Narration In Advance And Then The Events He Describes Somehow Happen Months Later Get excited, because the people behind one of the greatest documentary series of all time just offered an incredible glimpse behind the scenes of the...
20:04, 2019-10-22

A mysterious crunch in Earth's magnetic field created a new type of aurora borealis. A NASA intern discovered it. A NASA intern discovered a new type of aurora in three-year-old video footage of the Arctic sky. Scientists connected the never-before-seen aurora to...
15:32, 2019-12-26

Super-Earth 'that could harbour life' among three further planets discovered Another three planets have been uncovered by Nasa, which scientists say includes the first nearby super-Earth "that could harbour life"....
21:12, 2019-08-01

Baby Jupiter was smacked by a planet 4.5 billion years ago Jupiter has long been hailed as the mighty “king of planets” thanks to its massive size compared to most of the other planets in our sola...
07:12, 2019-08-15

Baby Jupiter was likely slammed by planet 4.5 billion years ago Jupiter has long been hailed as the mighty “king of planets” thanks to its massive size compared to most of the other planets in our solar system. It...
20:24, 2019-08-15

'Unprecedented' bright light flashes from closest supermassive black hole to Earth leaving astronomers baffled A mysterious light brighter than astronomers have seen before has been spotted flaring from the closest supermassive black hole to Earth....
15:04, 2019-08-14

I’ve discovered my husband has been cheating on me for 25 years I still love him and he says he still loves me, but he thinks he has sex addiction. Is this something he could recover from?I have been with my husba...
16:16, 2019-08-30

Jupiter collided with still-forming planet 4.5B years ago: 'One-in-a-trillion probability' The largest planet in the solar system, Jupiter, may have had a massive collision with a "still-forming planet" approximately 4.5 billion years ago, ...
16:12, 2019-08-16

What Earth might look like in 80 years if we're lucky — and if we're not David Burdick/NOAA/AP Last year was the warmest year on record for the planet's oceans, and the fourth-warmest year ever in terms of surface temperat...
20:16, 2019-10-17

WW II submarine discovered 77 years after it vanished in the Mediterranean The wreck of Royal Navy submarine HMS Urge has been discovered 77 years after it vanished in the Mediterranean during World War II....
22:44, 2019-11-04

Prince William launches new environmental prize to help 'repair' planet as he warns earth is at 'tipping point' Prince William a has announced an ambitious new plan to "repair the earth" within the next 10 years....
12:40, 2019-12-31

We’ve toured the world for years. To help save the planet we’ll have to change | Massive Attack As a band we have a big carbon impact. Now, working with climate experts, we’re going to try to eliminate it• This article was written by musician Ro...
10:52, 2019-11-28

Scientist claims cyborgs will rule the planet within 80 years – with one surprising caveat Britain's greatest living scientist is convinced cyborgs will rule the planet by the end of this century....
16:20, 2019-07-23

Sea monster 'T-Rex of the Deep' from 70 million years ago discovered by miners A SEA monster dubbed the “T-Rex of the Deep” from 70 million years ago has been discovered by a team of miners....
15:16, 2019-07-06

WWII US submarine wreck discovered 75 years after it sank The wreck of World War II submarine USS Grayback has been discovered off Japan 75 years after its sinking by a Japanese bomber....
19:16, 2019-11-11

What the five hottest years on Earth look like - in pictures The past five years – and the past decade – are the hottest in 150 years, the latest research has shown. It is bringing increasingly severe storms, f...
19:48, 2020-01-15

7 things to do with your money that will put you light-years ahead of your friends lechatnoir/Getty If you want to be better with money in 2020, there are a few things you can do that will have a big impact. For example, start track...
21:52, 2019-12-09

Still Snarling After 40,000 Years, a Giant Pleistocene Wolf Discovered in Yakutia Reports of a the sensational find of head of a toothy beast with its brain intact that has been preserved since prehistoric times in permafrost, have...
00:20, 2019-06-11

How Old Are The Thousands Of Bones Discovered Beneath Vatican? 500 Years? 50, Possibly 5? In Rome, in the summer of 1983, a 15-year-old girl vanished on her way home from a music lesson and in the ongoing search for her body thousands of b...
00:48, 2019-07-23

Earth’s water came from a collision 4 billion years ago Water arrived on Earth at exactly the same time that the moon was created over 4 billion years ago, according to a new study. This phenomenon is thou...
19:56, 2019-05-23

Ancient crocodiles had vegetarian cousins that roamed the planet 200 million years ago, research shows Modern crocodiles had ancient vegetarian cousins that roamed the planet 200 million years ago, research shows....
15:20, 2019-06-27

Three supermassive black holes on 'collision course' 1 billion light-years away The huge system of merging galaxies was spotted by astronomers at Chandra X-ray Observatory and other NASA space telescopes....
03:48, 2019-09-28

Google gets green light to access five years of NHS patient data A freedom of information request by New Scientist shows that Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust will grant Google five years of historical dat...
19:36, 2019-10-17

Wreck of Australian WWII ship discovered 77 years after it was torpedoed by a Japanese sub The wreck of an Australian freighter has been discovered 77 years after it was sunk by a Japanese submarine during World War II....
19:04, 2019-04-23

Fossils of extinct monster penguin which lived 60 million years ago discovered Fossils have been uncovered of an extinct monster penguin that was about the size of a human....
19:44, 2019-08-14

Fossils of the first winged mammals dating back 160M years, discovered Fossils of the first winged mammals dating back 160 million years to the age of the dinosaurs have been discovered....
16:24, 2019-05-02

Steamer wreck discovered 103 years after its tragic sinking in Lake Superior The wreck of a steamer has been discovered 103 years after it was struck by a massive wave and sank in Lake Superior....
18:28, 2019-07-29

Elephant Man’s newly discovered grave gets official plaque more than 100 years after his death Officials in the U.K. have placed a plaque at the newly discovered gravesite of Joseph Merrick, who is known as the "Elephant Man," more than a centu...
22:56, 2019-05-28

Bedbugs roamed the Earth with dinosaurs 100 million years ago A new study, published in Current Biology on Thursday, found that bedbugs have been around for 100 million years — significantly longer than scientis...
20:16, 2019-05-17

ISS could crash into Earth and cause 1,000-mile debris trail within next 10 years THE International Space Station could send debris thousands of miles across Earth should it crash into the planet....
11:44, 2019-07-13

Air Force’s secretive ‘space plane’ comes down to earth after 2 years The mysterious US Air Force “space plane” returned to earth Sunday after a record-breaking two years in orbit. The unmanned X-37B Orbital...
22:12, 2019-10-28

Mysterious signals from space traced to galaxy 3.6 billion light-years away This is the first time ever that scientists have been able to find the exact location of a non-repeating fast radio burst (FRB) and it's a step close...
18:12, 2019-06-28

Meteorite fragments older than the Solar System discovered dating back 7bn years Some of the ancient grains from the Murchison meteorite are thought to have been created by a boom in stars forming the Milky Way and are about three...
23:52, 2020-01-13

'Forgotten plague' that 'ravaged' Britain 1,500 years ago discovered after hundreds of skeletons unearthed Proof of the 'first plague' spread to Britain has been discovered thanks to skeletons found in an ancient burial pit in Cambridge....
21:40, 2019-06-05

Why giant squid, the once mythical kraken of the deep, are still mystifying scientists 150 years after they were discovered NASA Giant squid, or the Architeuthis, might be the most mysterious beasts in the ocean, if not the world. In June, a NOAA expedition captured the fi...
17:40, 2019-10-19

Trapping Small Game And More: 11 New Uses I Discovered For My Ass While Living As A Hermit In The Woods The Past 20 Years The human body has an incredible ability to adapt to difficult situations. As a hermit who’s lived alone in the woods for the past 20 years, no one k...
19:48, 2020-01-22

Wreck of Japanese aircraft carrier sunk in Battle of Midway discovered 77 years later Researchers have discovered the wreck of the Japanese aircraft carrier Kaga 77 years after it was sunk by U.S. forces during World War II's Battle of...
07:56, 2019-10-19

Bedbugs roamed Earth alongside dinosaurs 100 million years ago Bedbugs have been around since the time of the dinosaurs, according to new research, though the parasites didn’t likely pester the prehistoric reptil...
22:08, 2019-05-16

Google Earth Helps Find Body of Man Missing for 22 Years The remains of William Moldt were found in a submerged car that showed up on Google Earth....
18:48, 2019-09-13

Life may have begun on Earth 100 million years earlier than we thought A new timeline of early evolution suggests life on Earth began 100 million years earlier than we thought, while meteorites were still pummelling the ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Review: After 27 Years, Meredith Monk’s ‘Atlas’ Returns to Earth The Los Angeles Philharmonic brings an operatic masterpiece back to life, with a lavishly glowing sphere....
22:52, 2019-06-12

Mass extinction killed nearly all life on Earth 2 billion years ago There have been several mass extinction events during the planet’s history, including the Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction event, arguably the b...
22:16, 2019-09-03

Scientists just proved that life on Earth stretches back at least 3.5 billion years Determining how far back in Earth’s history life took root has been an immense challenge for scientists over the years. Finding fossils dating ...
02:12, 2019-09-27

Cold-blooded mammals roamed Earth for tens of millions of years Two protomammals from the dinosaur era were still cold-blooded like their reptile ancestors, even though their skeletons and brains were mammal-like...
14:56, 2019-10-10

Everyone's just hoping Earth's still here when Richard Linklater's Merrily We Roll Along wraps in 20 years With today’s technology, digital aging has the potential to look pretty damn real, if at times somewhat uncanny. That’s not good enough, though, for ...
19:20, 2019-08-30

Massive meteors as ‘powerful as nuclear bomb’ smash into Earth every 180 years Experts have revealed that meteors as powerful as a nuclear bomb crash into earth almost every 200 years...
02:24, 2019-12-15

Today's climate change is worse than anything Earth has experienced in the past 2,000 years The global climate is changing faster now than it has at any point in the past 2,000 years....
11:32, 2019-07-29

The moon has been drifting away from Earth for 4.5 billion years. A stunning animation shows how far it has gone. NASA via Getty Images The moon is moving away from Earth at a rate of 3.8 centimeters (1.5 inches) per year, but the speed of its retreat has varied ...
14:56, 2019-10-01

Mineral that sparked life on Earth 'arrived on comets 4 billion years ago' Scientists from the Italian Institute of Astrophysics claim to that life on Earth was made possible by phosphorous - a key mineral in cell developmen...
06:12, 2020-01-16

Distant asteroid calamity shaped life on Earth 466 million years ago The cataclysmic asteroid impact off Mexico's coast that doomed the dinosaurs 66 million years ago was not the only time an astronomical event shaped ...
20:56, 2019-09-18

Google Earth reveals remains of man missing for 22 years in Florida lake Remains were of William Moldt, who went missing in November 1997 at the age of 40 after leaving a nightclubIt took 22 years, but a missing man’s rema...
23:36, 2019-09-12

TESS mission finds nearby 3-planet system that’s a perfect planet lab Enlarge (credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center) Thanks to the massive trove of exoplanets discovered by the Kepler mission, we now have a good...
12:56, 2019-07-30

Planet 9 may not be a planet at all, but rather a 'primordial black hole,' shocking study suggests The possible existence of Planet Nine and its impact on distant objects in the solar system has fascinated researchers for some time. But a new study...
15:28, 2019-09-30

Journey to the Savage Planet hands on — exploring a colorful, zany planet Journey to the Savage Planet is a zany and upbeat game from 505 Games that lets you explore an alien planet.Read More...
15:48, 2019-06-05

Mystery cosmic radio wave location detected in galaxy billions of light years away A MYSTERIOUS cosmic radio wave has been located coming from a galaxy 3.6billion light years away....
01:08, 2019-06-28

Ex-Michigan star Braylon Edwards believes Wolverines are 'light years' behind Ohio State Edwards didn't mince words in explaining why the Wolverines have lost seven straight to the Buckeyes...
19:48, 2019-09-18

Astronomers traced mysterious, repeating radio signals to a den of stars 500 light-years away. But they still don't know what made them. Rogelio Bernal Andreo (DeepSkyColors.com) Astronomers have traced the origin of a repeating signal in space called a fast radio burst to a spiral gal...
23:24, 2020-01-07

Asteroid dust helped trigger life on Earth 466 million years ago, say scientists WASHINGTON — The cataclysmic asteroid impact off Mexico’s coast that doomed the dinosaurs 66 million years ago was not the only time an astronomical ...
20:12, 2019-09-19

Man's remains found 22 years after his disappearance as submerged car spotted on Google Earth The remains of a man who was missing for more than 20 years have been found after his submerged car was spotted on Google Earth....
01:16, 2019-09-13

Google Earth spots car in Florida pond — with remains of driver missing for 22 years The remains of a Florida man missing for more than two decades were discovered in a sunken car — thanks to Google Earth. An eagle-eyed resident...
00:08, 2019-09-13

Asteroid dust may have triggered massive explosion of life on Earth 466 million years ago Nearly half a billion years ago, there was a huge explosion of species development on Earth, causing the biodiversity of animals to increase dramatic...
03:44, 2019-09-19

Carbon Dioxide Concentration in the Earth’s Atmosphere Has Hit Levels Unseen for 3 Million Years The concentration of carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere has reached levels not seen for 3 million years, scientists at Mauna Loa Observat...
15:16, 2019-05-14

Julian Assange is unwell after spending years inside Ecuadorian embassy with no natural light, friend says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is "unwell" and needs "a great deal of rehabilitation" after spending seven years in the Ecuadorian embassy with no ...
15:32, 2019-05-30

Weird 'radio bridge' 10 million-light years long links colliding galaxy clusters Astronomers have spotted a ridge of radio emissions 10 million light-years long joining two galaxy clusters that are slowly colliding with each other...
11:16, 2019-06-11

Mass extinction event 2 billion years ago killed 99 percent of life on Earth, study says There have been several mass extinction events during the planet's history, including the Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction event, arguably the best-kn...
15:36, 2019-09-03

Mile-long asteroid could be dangerous to life on Earth in millions of years if it breaks up: scientists A massive mile-long double asteroid linked to a one-inch meteor that streaked a fireball over Japan three years ago could threaten humanity in millio...
09:08, 2020-01-16

Earth's oceans have warmed by rate of more than 3B atomic bombs over past 70 years, shocking study says A shocking new study notes that the amount of heat that has been put into the planet's oceans from human activity over the past 70 years is the equiv...
19:08, 2020-01-15

Essential chemical element phosphorus was brought to Earth by comet billions of years ago, astronomers say A chemical needed by all living things on Earth may have come from comet strikes, astronomers say....
13:56, 2020-01-15

How to go 'back in time' in Google Earth using its historical imagery feature, and see locations many years in the past iStock You can use Google Earth's historical imagery tool to essentially go back in time. Google Earth's tool lets you view what certain points on th...
22:40, 2019-09-30

Birth of Middle Earth: Tolkien biopic explores beloved author’s early years Enlarge (credit: YouTube/Fox Searchlight) Teasing out the myriad influences on any artist creating a timeless masterpiece is tricky business, but F...
03:28, 2019-05-07

New evidence shows how asteroid dust cloud may have sparked new life on Earth 470m years ago Isotope found in seabed sediment points to clash of solar bodies near Mars, study suggestsAstronomers have discovered intriguing evidence that an ast...
14:40, 2019-10-12

Moon mystery solved? Study suggests giant space rock hit Earth 4.5B years ago A new study suggests that the formation of Earth's Moon may have stemmed from a giant space rock that hit our planet nearly 4.5 billion years ago, wh...
19:40, 2019-04-30

Shocking Moon discovery: Earth's satellite 100M years older than previously thought, study says The Apollo missions have had a lasting legacy on space exploration, most notably the Apollo 11 mission, which saw humanity walk on the Moon for the f...
14:48, 2019-08-01

Apollo 17 astronauts returned to earth 47 years ago today. These photos tell the story of the last manned lunar landing. AP/NASA PHOTO 47 years ago in 1972, Apollo 17 became NASA's last manned moon landing. A crew of three astronauts spent three days on the moon, taking...
18:36, 2019-12-19

Earth had life 3.5 billion years ago, a new study confirms — making a set of Australian fossils the oldest ever found Paul Balfe/Flickr Scientists discovered what they thought were 3.5 billion-year-old fossils in western Australia almost 40 years ago. A new study re...
18:32, 2019-09-26

Prince Charles to warn next ten years are 'key to save planet' in strongest warning yet in Davos speech The Prince of Wales was today delivering his strongest warning on the environment yet and telling world leaders the next decade is crucial to saving ...
13:12, 2020-01-22

One of the biggest meteorite crashes in Earth's history flung debris across 3 continents 800,000 years ago. Scientists finally found the crater. Shutterstock A 1.2-mile-wide meteorite struck Earth 800,000 years ago. Scientists have long known when the space rock hit and how far debris scattere...
19:56, 2020-01-10

Dutch family who lived in basement for nine years 'waiting for end of time' is discovered A family who spent almost a decade "waiting for the end of time" in a basement have been discovered by police in the Netherlands after one of them tu...
22:36, 2019-10-15

'Natty Light Summer Intern' sought to promote Natural Light beer Beer company Natural Light is seeking a paid intern to spend the summer sipping on beer and creating social media content....
18:40, 2019-05-13

Rights of light explained: can we prevent neighbours from blocking the light into our home with their extension? Our neighbours want to build an extension but this would mean blocking off the light into our kitchen and home office. What rights do we have and can...
09:00, 2019-06-24

Day-light vs Low-Light Camera Comparison: OnePlus 7 Pro vs iPhone vs Galaxy vs Pixel vs Huawei With the launch of the OnePlus 7 Pro, we can finally call it the end of the first half of the year for flagship smartphones: all the major new phones...
15:56, 2019-05-28

This Halloween, Light From Light offers a ghost story meant to comfort, not frighten The characters in Light From Light might be searching for paranormal activity, but the film isn’t out to scare anyone. Director Paul Harrill probes a...
21:40, 2019-10-30

Adding notification light to the Galaxy S10 - Samsung Good Lock vs Arc and Holey Light apps TL;DR All three notification light solutions for the Galaxy S10 have downsides - appearance on locked screens, battery draw, or messing with the AoD ...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Maximising the light in your home: how to work with your room's natural light to brighten up interiors this summer From versatile blinds to metallic accents to reflect light, here are some of the best tips and tricks to brighten up every room in your home....
14:00, 2019-06-13

The Uninhabitable Earth: An Interview with David Wallace-Wells on How to Keep the Earth as Inhabitable as Possible The author says climate change is no longer a matter of "if" or "when" but "how bad will it get." And, he says, there's still time to fight it....
16:40, 2019-05-10

A huge explosion sliced through our galaxy just 3.5 million years ago, as human ancestors walked the Earth. Scientists think it was nuclear activity in the black hole at the Milky Way's center. James Josephides/ASTRO 3D NASA's Hubble Space Telescope revealed the remnants of a huge explosion near the supermassive black hole at the center of o...
22:52, 2019-10-08

Margaret Fleming murder: Carers jailed 20 years after teen 'vanished from the face of the earth' Two carers have have been sentenced to life in prison for murdering a vulnerable teenage woman 20 years ago....
15:04, 2019-07-17

Earth's oldest asteroid strike may have ended 'Snowball Earth' Researchers have discovered the Earth's oldest asteroid impact crater, a 2.2 billion-year-old strike found in Western Australia. The space rock may h...
16:24, 2020-01-22

Near-Earth objects provide extraterrestrial intelligence an ‘ideal’ way to spy on Earth "These near-Earth objects provide an ideal way to watch our world from a secure natural object," the study's abstract reads....
16:48, 2019-10-01

‘Light From Light’ Review: Is This House Haunted? Marin Ireland and Jim Gaffigan star in Paul Harrill’s second feature, a tender film about paranormal activity....
17:48, 2019-10-31

Let There Be Light, but Let’s Make Sure It’s Good Light Welcome to the flattering world of frosted-glass table lamps, torchères and shaded sconces....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Why Earth's water could be older than Earth itself How did water survive Earth's searingly hot birth? A radical new answer turns planetary history on its head – and could revolutionise the search for ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

How to measure the distance between multiple points on Google Earth, with the free Google Earth Pro software TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images You can measure distance on Google Earth in a few different ways. In order to measure distance on Google Earth, you...
23:28, 2019-10-01

Should You Buy Smart Light Bulbs or Smart Light Switches? So you’re finally dipping your toe into the smart home pool, and you’re looking for some gadgets to get you started. Smart lights are one of the most...
01:44, 2019-06-21

The Planet Needs a New Internet When climate change comes for our coffee and our wine, we’ll moan about it on Twitter, read about it on our favorite websites, and watch diverting vi...
18:08, 2019-08-20

These Five Cuisines Are Easier on the Planet There is no magic cuisine to save our species. There are, however, many ways to eat sustainably....
16:40, 2019-04-30

The hunt for mysterious Planet 9 Astronomers across the globe are searching for an enormous undiscovered world dubbed Planet Nine, which could change everything we think we know abou...
11:16, 2019-06-21

These sneakers won’t kill the planet Green fashion must beget green, because brands are continuing to jump on the sustainability train. Their latest focus? Sneakers. One of the hardest c...
11:52, 2019-05-02

We know what we have to do to save the planet. We just don’t care. Jonathan Safran Foer warns that people must start believing in the danger of climate change....
15:00, 2019-10-04

How to travel without destroying the planet Vacationing more sustainably doesn't just mean cutting down on flights. These green travel tips show you how to enjoy your trips without damaging wha...
04:32, 2019-12-02

Our Planet Matters: What's the BBC plan all about? The BBC plans a raft of new services and shows examining climate change and the state of our planet....
06:40, 2020-01-16

'New economics': the way to save the planet? The science is in: the endless pursuit of economic growth is devouring the foundations of life on Earth, and no country – rich or poor – can expect t...
20:24, 2019-05-08

Here're 24 of the Most Rarified Rolexes on the Planet From the rainbow-bezel Daytona to the “Presidential” Day-Date, Rolex's gem-set watches are in class all their own....
13:48, 2019-10-31

Seriously What Planet Is Joe Biden Living On Joe Biden is the current Democratic frontrunner for president. He also happened to be the vice president for eight years under the last Democratic pr...
19:44, 2019-05-14

The Amazon: Vital for our planet The rainforest provides the whole of South America with moisture, influences rainfall patterns in the region, stabilizes the world's climate and has ...
19:44, 2019-08-27

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Seven Worlds, One Planet’ and ‘Little America’ A new nature series debuts on four cable networks, and Apple TV Plus highlights immigrant stories in “Little America.”...
07:28, 2020-01-18

Planet Soul — 'Set U Free - Fever Mix' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
15:00, 2019-05-09

Own All Nine Planet of the Apes Movies For $35 On Blu-ray and Digital You don’t need to be a hyper-intelligent simian to know that getting all nine Planet of the Apes films on Blu-ray (including the three most recent on...
22:12, 2019-08-19

Planet 9 may have already been found, study suggests Since its launch in April 2018, NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found a number of exoplanets, including a so-called "missing ...
20:08, 2019-11-11

Fit in my 40s: keep on running – and help the planet (and people), too | Zoe Williams With Good Gym you could help at a community garden, say, or visit an older person while you work out• Fitness tips: three eco-friendly ways to work o...
08:24, 2019-06-29

We Have Abundant Food. Why Is Our Health — and the Planet’s — So Bad? Bee Wilson’s “The Way We Eat Now” delves into the startling consequences of the globalization that has revolutionized our relationship to food....
23:04, 2019-05-21

Lonely Planet: 10 destinations with the best value in 2020 As part of its best travel destinations for 2020, Lonely Planet named the 10 places with the best value, from Buffalo to Zanzibar.    ...
06:16, 2019-10-22

Capitalism broke the planet. Here’s how it’s going to fix things The environment and high finance are strange bedfellows – but a new movement is raising billions to fight climate change. A breakthrough – or green h...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Planet Zoo, As Told By Steam Reviews If you’re the sort of person who sees packs of animals majestically gallivanting about in forests or on the National Geographic channel and thinks “I...
02:16, 2019-11-09

New study suggests Planet 9 might have already been found Since its launch in April 2018, NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found a number of exoplanets, including a so-called ...
17:28, 2019-11-12

Astronomers are hunting for the mysterious Planet Nine Astronomers across the globe are searching for an enormous undiscovered world dubbed Planet Nine, which could change everything we think we know abou...
20:56, 2019-06-21

How Fast Fashion Is Destroying the Planet In “Fashionopolis,” Dana Thomas exposes the environmental, economic and humanitarian hazards of cheap clothing production....
12:12, 2019-09-03

Analysis: Can car makers really save the planet? VW's Wolfsburg facilities are reducing their carbon footprint After a history of chasing CO2-based profits, we assess whether the automotive industry...
03:28, 2019-12-12

Can a minimalist mindset help save the planet? Less is more, according to a growing movement of minimalists. They say a clean space can clear the head, but could it also draw a link between person...
09:20, 2020-01-06

How to Keep Your Home Cool Without Wrecking the Planet Summertime is officially here, baby. You know what that means: long days, beach tans, and wild ass energy bills. Keeping cool don’t come cheap—not fo...
16:24, 2019-07-07

‘The end of the planet’: Why everyone should care about ice melt in Greenland This is where Earth’s refrigerator door is left open, where glaciers dwindle and seas begin to rise....
00:12, 2019-08-21

Our Planet Matters: What is climate change? It's been linked to a year of extremes – from bushfires to torrential rains – but what is it?...
06:12, 2020-01-16

Save a Few Bucks (And the Planet) With Tide's Eco-Box Tide Eco-Box 96 Loads of Detergent | $15 | Amazon | Clip the 20% coupon + Subscribe & Save...
19:24, 2019-06-28

Planet Zoo is Frontier Developments’ next management sim Frontier Developments has excellent sims with Planet Coaster and Jurassic Park: Evolution, and now it's creating a modern zoo with Planet Zoo.Read Mo...
20:08, 2019-06-10

Ways that fashion threatens the planet A growing body of research exposes the environmental hazards posed by the clothing industryLast week, the government rejected recommendations from th...
09:28, 2019-06-23

Will the planet ever be free from the scourge of polio? 25 years ago, the Americas were declared polio-free. Most of the world followed – but a mutating vaccine and bioterrorism fears are undermining final...
20:04, 2019-10-16

How Asthma Inhalers Are Choking the Planet If there is any field of science that understands the doctrine of unintended consequences, it’s medicine. We rely on antibiotics to wipe out in...
16:16, 2019-11-05

How humans are shaping the planet: are we in the anthropocene? We have become a geological power leaving an indelible mark on Earth, but what does that mean for the future of our planet, asks climatologist Mark M...
13:56, 2019-05-10

Ask Amy: Are My Jeans Wreaking Havoc On The Planet? In the second instalment of her new bi-monthly column for Vogue, Mother of Pearl founder Amy Powney tackles a perennial green-wardrobe issue...
09:08, 2019-07-27

How we made Captain Planet and the Planeteers ‘Never in our wildest dreams did we think our over-the-top storylines about floods and food shortages would come true’In 1980, America’s Global 2000 ...
19:52, 2020-01-20

How’s Your Internship Going? This Teen Found a Planet Wolf Cukier, 17, was analyzing brightness of stars during an internship with NASA last year when he made the discovery....
12:20, 2020-01-11

Can fashion keep its cool … and help save the planet? The catwalk world of glamour and luxury hides a business that thrives on wasteful consumerism. Now the climate crisis is forcing a rethinkIn the last...
20:36, 2019-08-31

Why Meal Kits Aren’t as Bad for the Planet as You Think Subscription meal kits like Blue Apron and HelloFresh, which deliver portioned ingredients and recipes for making meals, were once touted as the futu...
21:00, 2019-04-22

How walking helped humans take over the planet We are all fitter for a good walk – and we become smarter just by standing up. In fact, says a new book, the act of walking helped humans colonise a ...
11:52, 2019-08-17

What’s a Grammy worth on this imperiled planet? Here’s what this year’s nominee announcement tells us about race, gender and the legacies we protect....
20:56, 2019-11-20

Finally we can power the planet on renewables alone – here's how Ditching fossil fuels to go 100 per cent renewable is a dream within reach – thanks to new tech that keep things humming even when wind and sun aren’...
16:00, 2019-04-09

These are the 40 best young soccer players on the planet right now Getty The "Golden Boy" award, established by Italian sports newspaper Tuttosport in 2003, is the prize given to the best player under the age of 21 i...
18:24, 2019-10-02

Creating an AI can be five times worse for the planet than a car The carbon footprint of training a single AI is 284 metric tonnes CO2e – or about five times the lifetime emissions of a car...
16:48, 2019-06-06

Are These Boyish Jeans The Most Sustainable On The Planet? Introducing the new Californian denim brand with a sun-bleached, old-school aesthetic and exemplary environmental credentials...
08:20, 2019-07-02

A present for the planet? How to cut holiday waste While the holiday season is a time of giving and thoughtfulness, it can also be a time of excess and waste. Americans throw away 25 percent more tras...
20:28, 2019-11-12

NASA chief really wants Pluto to be a planet again NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine believes that Pluto should be a planet again. “I am here to tell you, as the NASA Administrator, I believe Pluto s...
18:36, 2019-10-28

How to Cool a Planet With Extraterrestrial Dust A study of fossil meteorites suggests that a distant asteroid collision once sent Earth into an ice age....
20:12, 2019-09-18

Planet Zoo gets a closed beta on September 24 The following is a true zoo story. Planet Zoo will be holding a closed beta from September 24 to October 8 for people who have preordered it.Read Mor...
20:00, 2019-09-18

How plastic bags were supposed to help save the planet Family of inventor says they were designed to be reused to stop trees from being destroyed....
16:52, 2019-10-17

Discover Planet Berlin: DW's new multimedia special People from 190 countries live in Berlin, bringing with them pieces of their homelands. DW presents a must-do travel guide to Berlin from its interna...
18:20, 2019-05-21

Astronomers discover ‘overheated’ planet with three suns The planet, LTT 1445 A b, is described as “overheated” by NASA, which notes that it is about 1.4 times the size of Earth....
22:36, 2019-08-21

Crickets have hit the high street - can they save the planet? A London food chain is now including insects on its menu but can eating insects help save the planet?...
11:00, 2019-05-17

UK royals attend Netflix 'Our Planet' premiere Britain's Prince Charles and his two sons William and Harry attended the world premiere of the Netflix television series "Our Planet" on Thursday to ...
16:32, 2019-04-09

Could cricket and worm burgers help save the planet? Insects are being touted as an eco-friendly protein source, but do bug burgers pass the taste test?...
20:08, 2019-10-14

World’s 1.8 billion youth must ‘have a say in the future of the planet’ It is “crucial” that the world’s 1.8 billion young people have a say in the fight against climate change and ultimately “the future of the planet” ac...
00:16, 2019-09-21

Greens: Save the planet, screw the people When an environmentalist says he or she wants to “save the planet” be sure to ask: “For whom?” Because often it seems like they're not doing it for p...
03:32, 2019-09-06

If humans vanished overnight, what would happen to the planet? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and...
13:52, 2019-08-13

Aerosol emissions may not cool the planet as much as we thought Enlarge / Taken on August 2, 2018, by an astronaut on the International Space Station, this image shows a pyrocumulus cloud rising from the Ferguson ...
00:48, 2019-08-02

Humans will never live on another planet, Nobel Laureate says. Here's why. Here's the reality: We're messing up the Earth and any far-out ideas of colonizing another orb when we're done with our own are wishful thinking. Tha...
11:36, 2019-10-15

Can we really save the planet by making food 'from air' without farms? A TV documentary claims we can save the world’s wildlife by turning solar energy directly into food and rewilding farms...
16:56, 2020-01-10

NASA discovers distant planet with three red suns The exoplanet LTT 1445Ab orbits one of the three suns and is about a third larger than Earth....
16:24, 2019-07-30

'There's something here': teen discovers new planet while interning at Nasa Wolf Cukier, 17, discovered a planet 6.9 times larger than Earth and only the 13th of its kindA teenage intern on his third day helping out at a Nasa...
18:12, 2020-01-10

Critic’s Notebook: Watching ‘Our Planet,’ Where the Predator Is Us The epic Netflix documentary offers a visual banquet, but it doesn’t sugarcoat the effects of humans on the environment....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Can planting billions of trees save the planet? Organisations from around the world are reforesting at an unprecedented rateWhen Clare Dubois’s car skidded on an icy road in Stroud, Gloucestershire...
07:28, 2019-06-19

Supercharged geothermal energy could power the planet The next generation of geothermal plants will unlock more of Earth's bountiful, underground energy and could allow the technology to finally fulfil i...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Help Save the Planet and Buy These Reusable Metal Straws For $5 YIHONG Set of 8 Stainless Steel Metal Straws | $5 | Amazon | Clip the $2 coupon...
19:36, 2019-08-07

Astronomers spotted a planet that shouldn’t exist When we imagine what other solar systems are like it’s easy to fall into a trap of assuming that our own system is a model that all others must...
16:16, 2019-09-28

Warren: 2020 election ‘may well be about the survival of our planet’ Elizabeth Warren claimed that the upcoming presidential election may be about “the survival of our planet.”...
17:48, 2020-01-11

K2-18b: every habitable planet surely has life | Letter As a new world with life-sustaining qualities is discovered, Prof Chandra Wickramasinghe discusses the likelihood that life has taken rootYour report...
21:48, 2019-09-12

Dwarf planet Ceres may be wrinkling as it shrinks Ceres , the closest dwarf planet to Earth, may be wrinkling as it shrinks, a new study finds....
11:20, 2019-07-03

Pea power: Can the humble crop save the planet? There has been a scramble to produce protein from peas, but can it really help solve environmental problems?...
02:56, 2019-09-24

David Attenborough: ‘Seven Worlds, One Planet’ will take your breath away "Our influence is everywhere and we have made a tragic, desperate mess of it so far," said David Attenborough about the human species on Earth....
14:24, 2020-01-17

In Planet Zoo, You Can Only Get Good By Learning Facts About Animals Planet Zoo is the latest simulator from Frontier Developments, the creators of Roller Coaster Tycoon and the recent Planet Coaster. In this one, you’...
16:40, 2019-06-18

Protecting the planet for future generations | Letters John Bird outlines his new bill to tackle the climate crisis, academics call for protection of tropical habitats and Ahmad O Al-Khowaiter defends Sau...
19:28, 2019-10-14

Disney heir on CEO's $66m pay: 'No one on the freaking planet is worth that' Abigail Disney condemns family firm for spouting ‘neoliberal claptrap’ and derides Amazon’s Jeff Bezos: ‘It is possible to say no to money’Abigail Di...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Can tech create a more planet friendly burger? Plant-based alternatives and lab-grown meat are aiming to remove the need for animal husbandry....
18:40, 2019-08-07

US companies tell Apple and Amazon to put planet before profits Patagonia, Ben & Jerry’s, Danone and others take out full-page ad in New York Times addressed to business leadersThe bosses of some of the world’s bi...
21:36, 2019-08-25

King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard — 'Planet B' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
15:16, 2019-06-14

Our Planet Matters: Climate change explained It's been linked to a year of extremes – from bushfires to torrential rains – but what is it?...
10:24, 2020-01-16

Seven Worlds, One Planet: conservation is the key to new Attenborough series ‘We have made a tragic, desperate mess’ of our world, says naturalist, but there are signs of positive changesHumans have made a “tragic, desperate m...
10:20, 2019-10-20

The best cities to travel to in 2020, according to Lonely Planet Tom Williams/ Getty Lonely Planet named the top 10 best cities to travel to in 2020. Popular cities like Denver, Dubai, Vancouver, and Washington DC ...
02:20, 2019-10-22

Lonely Planet chooses the best destinations for 2020 Bhutan, Washington D.C., and Galway, Ireland are just a few of the places Lonely Planet thinks you should go in 2020, and they based much of this yea...
05:20, 2019-10-22

How Radical Yoga Can Change Your Relationship With Yourself And The Planet “Yoga is about relationships: relationships with oneself, with each other, and with the world around us,” say Christabel and Ruby Reed...
16:04, 2019-06-21

Scientists puzzled by really big planet orbiting really little star Scientists are expressing surprise after discovering a solar system 30 light-years away from Earth that defies current understanding about planet for...
01:12, 2019-09-27

Lonely Planet: 10 best regions to visit in 2020 As part of its best travel destinations for 2020, Lonely Planet named the 10 best regions to visit, from Maine to China's Guizhou Province.  ...
06:16, 2019-10-22

Alec Baldwin is passionate about preserving the planet Actor Baldwin says his passion about preserving the planet for future generations was sparked by meeting indigenous people who are guardians of their...
04:24, 2019-04-24

A gas giant planet that couldn’t have formed the way Jupiter did Enlarge / The Calar Alto Observatory in Spain, which was used to discover this planet. (credit: Pedro Amado/Marco Azzaro—IAA/CSIC) One of the difficu...
16:44, 2019-10-01

Planet Zoo Has Cute Animals, But The Management Sucks Ever wonder what would happen if someone made a traditional theme park management game, but with animals? Planet Zoo is here to help us find out....
22:08, 2019-11-05

‘Color Out of Space’ Review: Bother From Another Planet Nicolas Cage and Joely Richardson face an evil shade of lilac in this inventive sci-fi horror film directed by Richard Stanley....
07:12, 2020-01-23

Giant planet around tiny star 'should not exist' The Jupiter-like world is unusually large compared with its host star, challenging existing theories....
16:32, 2019-09-27

For Some Horror Writers, Nothing Is Scarier Than a Changing Planet While literary fiction often sidesteps the climate crisis, eco-horror is filling the breach....
11:48, 2019-10-19

Why the Coolest Celebrities on the Planet Are Wearing These $20 Watches Folks like Tyler, the Creator and Kristen Stewart are ditching the glitz of luxury timepiece brands for something much more practical (and plastic)....
22:40, 2019-11-26

Moving to Mars review – a rendezvous with the red planet Design Museum, LondonThis fascinating show offers close encounters with an actual Mars rover, footage from the planet’s surface – and ambitious plans...
12:24, 2019-10-20

Robert Downey Jr. wants to fix the planet with AI, which should turn out fine, probably [This article contains a spoiler for Avengers: Endgame. You can probably guess which one.]...
04:56, 2019-06-06

Coping with climate anxiety on a warming planet Anxiety and despair over the climate crisis is driving more and more people to psychotherapy. But if the planet is facing disaster, what's the point ...
11:04, 2019-11-27

Helping our kids take the lead in saving the planet Philippe Cousteau offers three ways to help young people get engaged and excited about making a positive impact on the planet and their communities....
15:24, 2019-04-22

To Feed a Hot Planet, They’re Making More Efficient Plants Australian scientists are part of a worldwide effort to boost agricultural output to meet the growing global food demand....
15:40, 2019-09-21

How One Commonly Used Asthma Inhaler is Damaging the Planet If there is any field of science that understands the doctrine of unintended consequences, it’s medicine. We rely on antibiotics to wipe out in...
22:32, 2019-11-07

Asteroid Hygiea could become the tiniest dwarf planet As the debate rages on whether Pluto, currently a dwarf planet, should be given back its planet status, it may soon be joined by an asteroid that cou...
17:08, 2019-10-29

Planet Coaster is getting Ghostbusters content and Dan Aykroyd Planet Coaster is soon going to offer you the tools to build the Ghostbusters theme park of your dreams.Read More...
15:48, 2019-05-22

Lonely Planet: Best countries to visit in 2020 Lonely Planet has put together a list of the 10 best countries to consider visiting in 2020, from Bhutan to Uruguay. Where else made the cut?  &...
06:16, 2019-10-22

Welcome to the US, Greta. With your help we can save the planet and ourselves | Rebecca Solnit Even in such a divided and troubled country, there is hope. Between us we can beat the climate destroyersDear Greta,Thank you for travelling across t...
15:20, 2019-08-29

Your sheet mask addiction is bad for the planet, and probably isn't doing anything for your skin Csaba Toth/Getty Sheet masks — the goopy, hockey goalie-like skincare item that has made for many slightly deranged selfies — are all the...
17:56, 2019-12-19

The US election isn't the only reason 2020 is huge for the planet The US election 2020 is one of three crucial events this year that will establish long-term global action on climate change and biodiversity, writes ...
16:28, 2020-01-09

NASA chief says Pluto is a planet: 'It’s the way I learned it' Pluto may have lost its status as a planet more than 13 years ago, but don't tell that to NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine....
15:20, 2019-08-28

Nonfiction: We Have Abundant Food. Why Is Our Health — and the Planet’s — So Bad? Bee Wilson’s “The Way We Eat Now” delves into the startling consequences of the globalization that has revolutionized our relationship to food....
23:04, 2019-05-15

The Retro-Future Planet of Pierre Cardin The trailblazing ’60s-mod designer gets a Space Age exhibit in Brooklyn. Exploring today’s heirs to his futuristic style....
13:40, 2019-08-05

Durwood Zaelke: How your air conditioning could help to save the planet The man behind a key amendment to a major climate treaty thinks that he has a way to cool the Earth....
03:08, 2019-11-11

The Planet Is Going Extinct and the People in Power Don't Seem to Care Today, the UN environmental group IPBES released the findings of a global assessment on nature. As you’ve probably guessed by now, it’s not great....
16:48, 2019-05-06

This watery planet is the best place to hunt life we've seen so far We've spotted water vapour in the atmosphere of a distant planet twice Earth’s size. It's probably the single best place to hunt for alien life that ...
23:00, 2019-09-11

Can lab-grown food save the planet? | Letters Daniel Pryor of the Adam Smith Institute, David E Hanke, Georgina Ferry and Prof Mick Watson respond to an article by George Monbiot claiming that la...
20:16, 2020-01-09

We need to talk about how population growth is harming the planet Discussions of population's impact on Earth have been off limits, but scientists and conservationists are challenging the taboo and politicians must ...
15:36, 2019-05-30

The Mars Rat and Other Unexplained Features on the Martian Planet In September 2012, a photograph snapped by NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity caught the attention of Internet sleuths everywhere. This picture appears to s...
16:36, 2019-07-14

The changing landscape of the planet's biggest glaciers A new exhibition by Olafur Eliasson showcases Iceland's shrinking glaciers. Here the artist explains why it matters...
08:36, 2019-09-26

Fixing planet plastic: How we'll really solve our waste problem From bag bans to bacterial mulchers, many solutions are touted for the plastic waste crisis. Find out which work – and which don't – in our definitiv...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Special report: The new megaprojects changing the face of our planet Across the world, new roads, railways, dams and power lines are encroaching on previously virgin territory – with untold consequences for Earth’s wil...
16:00, 2019-04-09

5th Planet Games launches Dawn of the Dragons: Ascension on PC 5th Planet Games has launched its latest free-to-play PC and mobile role-playing game Dawn of the Dragons: Ascension, the sequel to Dawn of the Drago...
19:44, 2019-08-27

Could a diet save the planet? Only if we pay the real cost of food There is no doubt that a “planetary diet” involving more vegetables and less meat would benefit the environment and likely save lives too, but making...
10:43, 2019-04-09

The climate costs of a plastic planet | Carroll Muffett Every stage of the plastic lifecycle releases harmful carbon emissions into the atmosphere, contributing to global heatingUpset about the plastic cri...
08:44, 2019-06-25

NASA will send your name to the Red Planet on the Mars 2020 rover Mars 2020 is shaping up nicely, with NASA recently revealing that its rover-hauling spacecraft is essentially complete and currently undergoing testi...
20:44, 2019-05-22

How Martian microbes could survive in the salty puddles of the Red Planet In extraordinarily salty puddles of water resembling ones you might find on Mars, bacteria can survive getting completely dried out, suggesting that ...
15:56, 2019-06-25

Australia bushfires are harbinger of planet’s future, say scientists Apocalyptic scenes give glimpse of what would be normal conditions in 3C worldThe bushfires ravaging Australia are a clear sign of what is to come ar...
01:24, 2020-01-14

Don't miss: Rights for the planet, art for tomorrow and oceanic beauty This week, learn how rights can save the planet, explore a world at every scale with Korea's artist of the year, and take a deep dive through a hit d...
15:40, 2019-12-07

Lonely Planet reveals Europe summer hot list Vevey in Switzerland and the Shetland Islands are among Lonely Planet's recommendations for summer travel in 2019. Find out which destination is the ...
13:52, 2019-05-21

Mars helicopter bound for the Red Planet takes to the air for the first time The Mars 2020 mission is on track for launch next year, and nesting inside the high-tech new rover heading that direction is a high-tech helicopter d...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Leaders fear for planet as they pack for 'green' Davos Climate change and environmental destruction top the risks highlighted by world decision-makers in a survey ahead of the 2020 gathering of the global...
13:32, 2020-01-15

Australia fires are harbinger of planet’s future, say scientists Apocalyptic scenes give glimpse of what would be normal conditions in 3C worldThe bushfires ravaging Australia are a clear sign of what is to come ar...
12:20, 2020-01-14

NASA reveals new image of dwarf planet 'like nothing that humanity has ever seen before' NASA unveiled a new image of the dwarf planet Ceres that "is like nothing that humanity has ever seen before."...
17:28, 2019-06-19

NASA boss weighs in on Pluto’s planet status One of the internet’s favorite topics of debate, at least when it comes to astronomy, is whether or not Pluto should be considered a planet. On...
01:28, 2019-08-28

Scientist to politicians: End oil, farm subsidies to save planet Robert Watson chose his favorite accessories to deliver the scientific community’s starkest warning yet over the accelerating demise of Earth's life ...
22:24, 2019-05-06

How BTS Overcame Differences and Became the Biggest Music Group on the Planet When it comes to the music industry, BTS is on another level. Whether it's their epic collaborations or sold-out world tours, fans can't get enough o...
19:24, 2019-11-19

Song of one of rarest whales on planet recorded for first time There are only about 30 north Pacific right whales left after hunters nearly wiped out the slow-moving animalsMarine biologists for the first time ha...
08:08, 2019-06-20

Surprisingly round asteroid may actually be the smallest dwarf planet The best ever image of the asteroid Hygiea has revealed its shape for the first time and it looks as if it is round enough to be a tiny dwarf planet ...
18:48, 2019-10-28

Your guide to the carbon sucking tech we need to save the planet Humans have emitted so much carbon dioxide that we must find ways of sucking it from the air. Can that be done without wrecking the environment in ot...
16:48, 2019-08-07

David Attenborough's Our Planet on Netflix is beautiful but empty The veteran naturalist lays the blame for Earth’s increasingly fragile ecosystem on humans, yet the stunning visuals in Netflix’s Our Planet add litt...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Climate change: UN signals red alert for 'blue planet' UN's IPCC panel of scientists says our oceans and frozen regions are feeling the heat from rising temperatures as never before....
11:20, 2019-09-25

Mysterious Planet Nine may actually be a black hole, new research suggests A mysterious object once thought to be an undiscovered planet on the edge of our Solar System could be a tiny black hole, a study claims....
19:36, 2019-09-30

FROM THE FIELD: Heeding the call for women’s rights around the planet Women and activists have been reflecting on the progress made across the world in 2018 in reducing discrimination and inequalities based on gender an...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Remnants of ancient planet just found in famous meteorite Though it was discovered in the Australian outback in the 1950s and studied since then, researchers have just found a surprising result buried inside...
16:32, 2019-09-03

"Pluto Is A Planet," Says NASA Administrator, Reigniting Old Debate Pluto lost its status as the ninth planet of our solar system more than 13 years ago, but there are still people who consider it to be one. Notable a...
16:48, 2019-08-29

Giving nature human rights could be the best way to protect the planet Rivers, lakes and forests around the world are being recognised as if they were legal persons. It sounds strange, but could it effectively protect th...
13:12, 2019-09-25

How to suck water from desert air and quench the planet's thirst The global water supply is limited, and shortages will affect over 1.8 billion people by 2025. Fortunately, we've discovered a way to pull water from...
13:48, 2019-08-02

Astronomers spot strange, giant planet ‘unlike any other’ Astronomers have spotted a giant exoplanet that they say is unlike any other. Planet HR 5183 b has three times the mass of Jupiter and travels on an ...
20:44, 2019-08-28

Lonely Planet's top Europe destinations in 2019 Lonely Planet's annual list of top European destinations for this year is here, from Madrid, Spain, to Shetland, Scotland and more.   ...
17:12, 2019-05-21

NASA chief argues Pluto should still be considered a planet Despite it being over a decade since this decision was made, the topic is still hotly disputed and there are those who think Pluto should be labeled ...
22:56, 2019-08-27

Bill Nye on global warming: ‘The planet is on f–king fire’ Science commentator Bill Nye had some choice words about the need for urgent action to combat global warming. On “Last Week Tonight With John O...
17:12, 2019-05-14

Climate change: The girl inspired by Greta to help the planet Anwen Whitehead is getting her family to make small changes, inspired by campaigner Greta Thunberg....
20:28, 2019-09-27

Lonely Planet’s top destination suffers a blow after blasts HIKKADUWA, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka was the Lonely Planet guide’s top travel destination for 2019, but since the Easter Sunday attacks on chu...
05:32, 2019-05-16

Virgil Abloh’s Patek Philippe Is Unlike Any Other on the Planet Robert Downey, Jr. also showed off pieces that appear to be straight out of Stark Industries in this edition of Watches of the Week....
15:24, 2019-04-27

Scientists discover water on planet outside solar system Astronomers have detected water vapor in the atmosphere of the exoplanet K2-18b. They say it is the first planet beyond earth that has the potential ...
23:28, 2019-09-11

Aerial photographs reveal odd and beautiful glimpses of our planet Corners of unexpected planetary beauty are revealed in these stunning images on display in The Elevated Eye at Forest Lawn Museum, California...
09:16, 2019-10-08

Water found in atmosphere of planet beyond our solar system Scientists for the first time have detected water in the atmosphere of an Earth-like planet orbiting a distant star, evidence that a key ingredient f...
00:40, 2019-09-12

Water found for first time on 'potentially habitable' planet Astronomers discover water in the atmosphere of a "habitable" planet orbiting a distant star....
15:40, 2019-09-12

Should That Minor Planet Be Named Gonggong? Astronomers Want the Public’s Help Astronomers discovered the minor planet 2007 OR10 more than a decade ago. Now they’re asking the public to vote on what to submit as its official nam...
11:28, 2019-04-12

Long-eared jerboas have some of the most outsized ears on the planet For their size, long-eared jerboas have some of the largest ears of any animal, clocking in at around 1.3 times the length of their head...
21:08, 2019-04-11

The 10 best places to travel on a budget in 2020, according to Lonely Planet EXPLORER MOIZ HUSEIN/Shutterstock Lonely Planet chose the top 10 budget-friendly travel destinations for 2020. East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, was ran...
17:36, 2019-11-29

4 the Weekend: Desert Museum hosts Party for the Planet ARTS George Lopez Casino Del Sol Saturday 8 – 11 p.m. Comedian George Lopez will be in Tucson Saturday. The show is at Casino Del Sol’s A...
18:48, 2019-05-09

Americans Are Among the Most Stressed People on the Planet, Poll Finds An annual, global Gallup poll, released Thursday, reported that feelings of stress and worry are particularly high in the United States....
13:44, 2019-04-25

Lexie Alford visits all 196 sovereign nations on the planet A 21-year-old U.S. woman broke a Guinness World Record when she became the youngest person to visit all 196 sovereign nations in the world....
20:36, 2019-06-04

Ensuring the ‘lungs of the planet’ keep us alive: 5 things you need to know about forests and the UN Forests are vitally important for sustaining life on Earth, and play a major role in the fight against climate change. With the 2019 session of the U...
21:16, 2019-05-10

Bill Nye explains global warming: 'The planet is on f---ing fire' Science commentator Bill Nye had some choice words on Sunday about the seriousness of global warming and the need for urgent action to combat it....
21:52, 2019-05-13

Bill Nye says it's time to grow up and realize the planet is on fire Bill Nye wants to remind you of the seriousness of global warming and he's not mincing words....
20:00, 2019-05-13

We've got a deadline to save people and planet – let's start the charge The sustainable development goals, which promise to end extreme poverty and inequality by 2030, are alarmingly off track. It’s not too late to act We...
21:04, 2019-09-26

Climate Protesters and World Leaders: Same Planet, Different Worlds Friday’s global climate protests put the gap between activists and many of the world leaders preparing to meet in New York City next week into stark ...
18:20, 2019-09-21

An unexpectedly enormous planet is orbiting a tiny star A surprisingly huge world is orbiting a small star 31 light years away - and it probably formed differently from almost all of the other planets we h...
20:44, 2019-09-26

NASA probe records first likely 'marsquake' detected on red planet NASA's robotic probe InSight has detected and measured what scientists believe to be a "marsquake," marking the first time a likely seismological tre...
22:52, 2019-04-23

Save the planet by having fewer kids, going vegan: study More than 11,000 climate change scientists have come together to issue an urgent request: Quit having so many babies. The dire warning was published ...
02:00, 2019-11-06

BBC's Seven Worlds, One Planet shines spotlight on climate crisis New Attenborough series aims to be as influential as Blue Planet II was on plastic wasteA new BBC natural history series narrated by Sir David Attenb...
19:24, 2019-10-07

Water found for first time on potentially habitable planet Astronomers discover water in the atmosphere of a "habitable" planet orbiting a distant star....
22:12, 2019-09-11

Lonely Planet lists Bonn among top 10 destinations for 2020 The travel guide Lonely Planet has picked Germany’s former capital Bonn among its top 10 cities to visit in 2020. Austria’s second city Salzburg topp...
10:48, 2019-10-22

Iowa fugitive found at a Planet Fitness in Vermont He went from behind bars to lifting barbells. A fugitive was found at a Planet Fitness in Vermont after fleeing an Iowa correctional facility, accord...
00:36, 2020-01-07

The Outer Worlds Will Rattle Your Idea Of A Perfect Planet The very first quest in The Outer Worlds, Obsidian’s highly anticipated first-person RPG out October 25, asked me to make what felt like an impossibl...
15:04, 2019-10-22

The Outer Worlds review – a planet-sized helping of fun PC, PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One; Obsidian EntertainmentMore than just Fallout in space, this action-RPG is a delightful sci-fi romp with razor-sha...
11:16, 2019-10-24

David Attenborough: polluting planet may become as reviled as slavery Naturalist tells MPs radical action needed to tackle crisis but attitude of young people gives him hopeThe attitude of young people towards tackling ...
13:52, 2019-07-09

Second deadliest snake on the planet lunges at man in terrifying video The skittish eastern brown arched up and hovered inches above the ground before lunging at the Australian man...
13:20, 2019-10-24

30 of the best environmental photos of 2019 reveal the wonder and anguish of our planet Reuters has compiled a list of its best environmental photos from 2019. Some show beautiful natural phenomena like snowflakes and super bolts. Others...
16:08, 2019-12-25

Lewis Hamilton says vegan diet 'only way to save our planet' Adopting a vegan diet is the "only way to truly save our planet", Lewis Hamilton has said....
18:40, 2019-10-15

Remnants of ancient planet found in famous meteorite Though it was discovered in the Australian outback in the 1950s and has been studied often since then, researchers only just recently found a surpris...
22:16, 2019-09-03

We’re closer to eradicating polio from the planet: 2 of 3 strains now wiped out Enlarge / A Pakistani health worker administers polio vaccine drops to a child during a vaccination campaign in Karachi on December 10, 2018. Pakista...
20:44, 2019-10-24

Vogue swaps photos for illustrations to help save planet Italian Vogue has printed its latest edition without photoshoot snaps to reduce the "significant environmental impact" of publishing fashion magazine...
14:04, 2020-01-03

We Checked Out The Outer Worlds' Second, Monster-Filled Planet Yesterday, Paul Tamayo and I played through a small portion of The Outer Worlds. The game is out today, but if you haven’t picked up yet, let us wet ...
15:04, 2019-10-25

Simple Design Changes Could Make YouTube Better for the Planet, Researchers Say YouTube is where preschoolers go for their Baby Shark fix. It’s where beauty bloggers rejoice as they unbox their new favorite lipstick. As it turns ...
22:00, 2019-05-07

How Eating Less Meat Could Help Protect the Planet From Climate Change By dramatically changing the food we eat as well as the way it is grown and produced, humans can help stop the devastating impacts of climate change ...
00:40, 2019-08-09

'People think we’re from another planet': meet Karachi's female cyclists Teams of women and girls are among numerous cycle groups increasingly to be seen on the streets of the frenetic Pakistan megacityEarly on Sunday morn...
14:20, 2019-06-26

If I have no hope for the planet, why am I so determined to have this baby? | Gemma Carey I wonder if my child will ever have the innocence I had two months ago, of not having to think about whether the air will kill youSitting, nauseous w...
22:12, 2019-12-25

NASA set to visit mysterious metal dead planet NASA is preparing for a mission that could see it visit a mysterious, dead planet in deep space....
16:00, 2019-06-13

The Epic of Gilgamesh Unveiled: Searching For a Way to the Home Planet The Epic of Gilgamesh is regarded as one of mankind’s greatest literary and historical works. Many authors have studied the text in an effort to expl...
15:28, 2019-05-19

One thing might keep the Impossible Burger from saving the planet: Steak UNEARTHED | What happens if demand for hamburger goes down, but demand for whole-muscle cuts of beef doesn’t?...
14:52, 2019-05-28

See a show and help save the planet as the West End turns green Performers join forces with experts for two-month Climate Change festival in a London theatreAfter Extinction Rebellion’s call for urgent action on t...
15:16, 2020-01-11

New planet habitability study is bad news for alien hunters If you’re hoping to one day wake up to news that life has been found hiding out on some distant planet, researchers from the University of Cali...
00:08, 2019-06-13

Rogue 'forbidden' planet found in 'Neptunian Desert' Researchers have found a "forbidden" planet roughly three times the size of Earth in an area known as the Neptunian Desert, a place where it should n...
17:48, 2019-05-29

Netflix is warning animal lovers about scenes in 'Our Planet' Beware animal lovers. Netflix says parts of its new series "Our Planet" may be too graphic....
20:56, 2019-04-11

First water detected in the atmosphere of a habitable-zone planet Enlarge / An artist's impression of the planet K2-18b and its clouds. (credit: ESA/Hubble, M. Kornmesser) On Wednesday, astronomers announced the f...
21:20, 2019-09-12

Have sperm will travel. But what would an all-female planet look like? | Stephanie Merritt The discovery that frozen sperm can survive space flight opens up tantalising possibilities. But there’s no guarantee of utopiaIf you’re a woman who ...
18:16, 2019-06-25

BBC's Seven Worlds, One Planet series shines spotlight on climate crisis Makers hope message of latest Attenborough-narrated series will be as influential as Blue Planet II on plastic wasteA new BBC natural history series ...
18:48, 2019-10-07

UN warns most plans for limiting climate change would wreck the planet Almost every plan for limiting warming to 2°C or less relies heavily on bioenergy, but the latest UN report says we don’t have enough land to spare...
11:12, 2019-08-08

How Patagonia beautifully blends luxury and planet-friendly travel From dome hotels to horseback-riding tours, luxury tour operators are offering eco-friendly ways to experience new lands. This is especially true in ...
02:12, 2019-12-18

'The planet is on fucking fire': Bill Nye is getting angry about climate change The beloved science educator and children’s show host appeared on Last Week Tonight to help explain carbon-pricingBill Nye is done messing around. Lo...
07:28, 2019-05-14

DAME: meet the London duo creating tampons which are healthier for you and the planet DAME is a sustainable personal care brand that has launched the world's first reusable tampon applicator...
13:00, 2019-10-24

NASA to Land in Mars, Pennsylvania to Celebrate Red Planet with STEAM NASA returns to Mars, Pennsylvania Friday, May 31 to celebrate Mars exploration and share the agency’s excitement about landing astronauts on the Moo...
23:40, 2019-05-23

It is absurd to question whether we can afford to keep our planet liveable | Fiona Harvey The chancellor has warned against cutting UK emissions to net zero. But failing to act will have dire consequencesThe chancellor, Philip Hammond, has...
19:00, 2019-06-06

Meeting the NASA Mars rover that might find life on the Red Planet NASA’s Mars 2020 rover will search for signs of life on Mars, and New Scientist’s Leah Crane visited it in the clean room where it is being assembled...
19:32, 2020-01-02

Fears for planet dominate as leaders pack for 'green' Davos Risks posed by climate change and environmental destruction top the concerns of world decision-makers as they prepare to head to this year's meeting ...
11:08, 2020-01-15

Mars mission readies tiny chopper for Red Planet flight The next US space agency robot to explore the Red Planet will carry a small helicopter with it....
16:24, 2019-08-29

Kacey Musgraves Says Psychedelic Drugs "Brought Me Closer to Our Planet" Kacey Musgraves isn't afraid to go "down in flames" for being true to herself. The Grammy winner, who has reached new heights with her Golden Hour a...
22:28, 2019-09-11

Democrats Decide the Total Collapse of the Planet Isn't Worth a Debate The Democratic National Committee voted on Thursday to reject a proposed 2020 debate on climate change, which sure sounds like a great idea just as t...
22:56, 2019-08-22

Seven Worlds, One Planet: 'Gorgeous' nature series gets five-star reviews Critics call Sir David Attenborough's new nature series "breathtaking" and "visually magnificent"....
11:52, 2019-10-28

To save the planet, fossil fuels need to stay underground | Letters Readers give their views on what needs to be done to combat climate disaster and save the planetFiona Harvey is surely right when she says “adaptatio...
18:04, 2019-09-15

A new planet-hunting space telescope just began its tour of duty Technology capable of observing worlds outside of our solar system is advancing at a breakneck pace. In fact, researchers are currently grappling wit...
20:40, 2019-12-19

Trump U.N. pick Craft says climate change a threat to planet U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to be United Nations ambassador acknowledged on Wednesday that climate change is a threat and pledged to recuse he...
21:44, 2019-06-19

Planet Nine launches alternative to in-game advertising and digital currencies Planet Nine is launching a blockchain-based alternative for monetizing games that emphasizes rewards for gamers rather than traditional means.Read Mo...
15:28, 2019-08-20

Saturn overtakes Jupiter as planet with most moons in solar system Scientists have spotted 20 small moons orbiting Saturn, pipping Jupiter as the planet with the most moons in the solar system — but there may be more...
03:04, 2019-10-08

Mars probe captures ice caps on planet’s north pole A beautiful image of Mars’ north pole captured by the European Space Agency’s Mars Express probe has been published by the organization. ...
21:08, 2020-01-14

Researchers say a tiny planet slammed into the Moon a long time ago Earth’s Moon only ever shows us one face. It’s locked into its current orientation, with a permanent nearside and farside, but it wasn&rs...
21:16, 2019-05-21

New ‘window into the planet’ installed in Mount Everest’s ‘death zone’ Scientists can now access data from within Mount Everest's so-called death zone — the highest part of the mountain that sits over 26,000 feet above s...
20:16, 2019-06-14

Take action on air pollution to save lives, and the planet, urges UN chief In a message to mark World Environment Day, celebrated on Wednesday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has emphasized the link between worsening ...
22:12, 2019-06-04

How will Mars explorers stop earthly viruses infecting the red planet? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific con...
14:04, 2019-05-21

Intense ammonia storms on Jupiter are messing up the planet's belts Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system, is perhaps most famous for its giant Red Spot, a continuous storm that has been observed since 1830....
16:20, 2019-09-04

A planet that shouldn’t exist was just found orbiting a distant star When astronomers search for exoplanets they rarely know what they’re going to find, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t rules that w...
05:16, 2019-05-30

Paper straws won’t save the planet – we need a four-day week | Andre Spicer Working less would massively reduce our carbon footprint, and bring many other benefits besidesWhen the Extinction Rebellion protesters took to the s...
11:56, 2019-06-21

'Are a cow's farts the worst for the planet?' Children's climate questions answered What are young people most worried about? We put their queries to the expertsEwoenam Tetteh and Faith Otasowie, both 15, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex Cont...
08:12, 2019-06-29

Judy Chicago doesn’t have time for games. The planet is dying, and so are we. The pioneering feminist artist considers the end of life, and environmental apocalypse, in new show at the National Museum of Women in the Arts....
17:12, 2019-09-24

Darren Aronofsky: Greta Thunberg Is the Icon the Planet Desperately Needs Images of the young activist from Sweden set off a whole movement. But her actions speak louder than a picture ever could....
15:40, 2019-12-02

Save the planet by reimagining your back garden as an exotic jungle The Garden Jungle says our backyards can be every bit as exciting as African savannah or the Amazon jungle - if you know where and how to look...
14:36, 2019-07-27

Here’s how NASA’s Mars 2020 rover will hunt for life on the Red Planet When NASA’s Mars 2020 rover eventually arrives at the Red Planet in early 2021 it will be the most advanced piece of hardware the space agency ...
23:32, 2019-11-12

Don't fiddle while the planet burns, U.N. chief warns climate summit The world must choose hope over surrender in the fight against climate change, U.N. secretary-general Antonio Guterres said on Monday, warning a summ...
21:04, 2019-12-02

Step up action to protect the planet during wartime: UN environment chief Greater action is needed to protect the environment during wartime if the world is to realize the goal of a more sustainable future for all people an...
18:16, 2019-11-06

‘Bleak’ Report on a Planet in Peril Looms Over New Climate Talks Countries agreed to rein in emissions in an effort to avert climate catastrophes. They've failed, according to the latest United Nations report....
23:52, 2019-11-26

Unilever warns it will sell off brands that hurt the planet or society Marmite and Magnum among vulnerable brands as firm puts focus on sustainable businessUnilever has warned it will sell off brands that do not contribu...
21:20, 2019-07-25

It's a scary thought, but Logan Paul just might be the fastest YouTuber on the planet After losing his way in Japan’s Aokigahara forest, the vlogger is back, bigger and richer than everA fearful realisation, but it appears that, in Log...
20:16, 2019-07-25

Conservatives Are Melting Down Faster Than Our Planet Over Greta and the Climate Teens On Friday, students around the world and concerned citizens from all walks of life took to the streets to demand specific policies in hopes of averti...
22:48, 2019-09-23

Giant planet found circling tiny red dwarf star A giant, Jupiter-like planet has been discovered by astronomers in a unique place, orbiting a small red dwarf star....
01:08, 2019-09-27

Lonely Planet's best places to visit in Asia Pacific for 2019 From sweeping vineyards and turquoise oceans to gleaming city lights and12th-century temples, check out Lonely Planet's best places to visit in the v...
02:32, 2019-07-05

Disney to keep monkeying around, enlists Wes Ball to direct a new Planet Of The Apes Disney has an undying love of running its franchises into the ground, especially in the last few years, and now that it owns 20th Century Fox’s libra...
23:48, 2019-12-03

NASA discovers 'extreme' alien planet that's shaped like a football Using NASA's Hubble Telescope, researchers have discovered a football-shaped exoplanet 900 light-years from Earth that is being described as "hotter ...
14:36, 2019-08-02

A strangely large planet is baffling astronomers because it shouldn’t exist The newly found world is so big that it can't have formed in the way we think most planets do, leaving scientists who found it scratching their ...
18:24, 2019-09-27

Robert Redford: No point in impeaching Trump if there will be ‘no planet to live on’ Hollywood actor and director Robert Redford says impeaching President Trump doesn't matter very much "without a planet to live on."...
20:32, 2019-04-25

‘Bleak’ U.N. Report on a Planet in Peril Looms Over New Climate Talks Countries agreed to rein in emissions in an effort to avert climate catastrophes. They've failed, according to the latest United Nations report....
01:24, 2019-11-27

NASA’s TESS planet hunter just spotted a trio of new worlds NASA’s TESS — Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite — has been scanning the skies for a little over a year now and it’s alrea...
20:04, 2019-07-30

Michael Gove: Time running out to stop damage to planet Mr Gove says there is a moral, political and economic imperative to tackle climate change....
15:04, 2019-07-16

Prince Harry Plans 2 Children ‘Maximum,’ for the Sake of the Planet “We are the one species on this planet that seems to think that this place belongs to us, and only us,” the British royal said in an issue of British...
16:40, 2019-07-31

Climate change: UN panel signals red alert on 'Blue Planet' A top panel of scientists says the oceans and frozen regions are feeling the heat from rising temperatures as never before....
13:52, 2019-09-25

Plastic bans proliferate in 2019 as planet drowns in trash When the EU finally committed to banning an array of single-use plastics in March, it became part of a growing plastic-free movement that is seeing s...
10:48, 2019-06-28

Collision liquified the 4th-largest astroid, turning it into a dwarf planet Enlarge / Image of Hygiea made using a ground-based telescope. (credit: ESO/P. Vernazza et al./MISTRAL algorithm) The bodies of our Solar System's as...
21:04, 2019-10-29

New Board Game Challenges Players to Design a Perfect Planet A new award-winning board game asks you to do a seemingly simple task: build the perfect planet for wildlife....
18:12, 2019-05-03

Watch: 'The Expanse' stars explore dangerous planet in Season 4 Steven Strait, Cas Anvar, Dominique Tipper and Wes Chatham arrive on Ilus in Season 4 of the Amazon Prime series "The Expanse."...
17:52, 2019-11-18

Climate change: Airlines accused of 'putting profit before planet' A British Airways insider says the industry deliberately fills planes with extra fuel to save costs....
03:08, 2019-11-11

Collision liquified the 4th-largest asteroid, turning it into a dwarf planet Enlarge / Image of Hygiea made using a ground-based telescope. (credit: ESO/P. Vernazza et al./MISTRAL algorithm) The bodies of our Solar System's as...
21:56, 2019-10-29

The real cost of cheap, fast fashion – to workers and to the planet Online retailers such as Boohoo and Missguided are booming, but critics say there is a hidden priceIt comes in red, mustard and black, in sizes 6 up ...
08:52, 2019-06-22

Second planet could be orbiting closest star to our solar system, scientists say What astronomers believe could be yet another exoplanet appears to orbit Proxima Centauri, the closest star to the Sun....
22:00, 2020-01-15

Huge asteroid might actually be the solar system’s smallest dwarf planet As the debate rages on whether Pluto, currently a dwarf planet, should be given back its planet status, it may soon be joined by an asteroid that cou...
15:20, 2019-10-30