Astronomers from the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) determined for the first time the precise location of a one-off burst of cosmic radio waves lasting only a split second.
Cyanide and carbon monoxide are both deadly poisons to humans, but compounds containing iron, cyanide, and carbon monoxide discovered in carbon-rich meteorites by a team of scientists at Boise State University and NASA may have helped power life on early Earth.
In a new survey of the sub-seafloor off the U.S. Northeast coast scientists have made a surprising discovery: a gigantic aquifer of relatively fresh water trapped in porous sediments lying below the salty ocean.
The Deep Space Atomic Clock, a new technology from NASA\'s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), will be launched on a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket into Earth\'s orbit for one year in late June, according to a latest release of JPL.
As planets form in the swirling gas and dust around young stars, there seems to be a sweet spot where most of the large, Jupiter-like gas giants congregate, centered around the orbit where Jupiter sits in our own solar system.