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10 Most Remarkable Scientific Discoveries of 2015

By |2019-01-23T21:54:45+02:00December 26th, 2015|Categories: Futurism & Technology, History & Archaeology, Medicine & Genetics, Physics & Natural Sciences, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , , |

Another year on earth has passed, and now we can look back at what we’ve accomplished. Science has progressed in leaps and bounds, bringing us ground-breaking finds, revealing anticipated answers. It’s safe to say, there are more than a few examples of these accomplishments. Let’s take a look at 10 of the most remarkable scientific [...]

Astronomers Discover Another Earth 1,400 Light Years Away

By |2019-01-29T20:23:45+02:00July 24th, 2015|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , |

When NASA first spoke about the announcement, we knew it was major news, so we listened closely to what they had to say. On July 23, 2015, startling revelation tantalized the ears of many hopefuls around the world. The question of whether we would find “another Earth” has plagued us for a long time. Now, [...]

This Is Why Pluto Should Be Considered a Planet Again

By |2019-01-29T20:31:08+02:00July 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , |

What is a planet? Where do we draw the line? I’m not sure, but I, for one, long for Pluto to be reclassified as a planet, just as Earth, just as Mercury and all other small heavenly bodies. Maybe this stems from childhood nostalgia when Pluto WAS included…and all was well in the solar system. [...]

Water on Other Planets May Be More Common Than Previously Believed

By |2019-03-03T01:08:21+02:00May 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , |

Water is thought to be one of the unique characteristics of the earth. Recently, however, this idea was proven wrong. It seems that water could be a common factor with many other planets. Asteroids Over 500 light-years away, a white dwarf star SDSS J1242+5226, found in the Ursa Major constellation, is leaving scientists in awe. [...]

These Are the Best Candidates for Finding Alien Life in Our Solar System [Infographic]

By |2019-03-03T01:56:32+02:00May 1st, 2015|Categories: Extraterrestrials & UFOs, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , |

It may not be giant green monsters or the little gray men we see in the world of science fiction, but scientists are coming close to finding alien life, says NASA. Scientists will find indications of life within the decade and definitive evidence within twenty to thirty years, says Ellen Stofan, NASA Cheif Scientist during [...]

Early Earth May Have ‘Swallowed’ a Mercury-like Rock

By |2019-03-03T21:50:07+02:00April 29th, 2015|Categories: Earth, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , |

There are questions about why the Earth behaves in a certain manner. For instance, it’s rather strange that our planet’s magnetic field has lasted for billions of years, why? Could it be that the same materials contained in the planet Mercury, also lie within the Earth’s core? Maybe in the early years of the Earth’s [...]

We May Find Extraterrestrial Life within the Next 20 Years, Say NASA Scientists

By |2019-03-03T22:16:19+02:00April 25th, 2015|Categories: Extraterrestrials & UFOs, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , |

Is it finally time to meet our neighbors in the universe? According to science, the time is upon us, just lurking right around the corner. In the next 20 years, we may find extraterrestrial life, and many questions will finally be answered. What should we expect? We might not be greeted by big-head aliens or [...]

Astronomers Discover a Giant Underground Ocean on Jupiter’s Moon

By |2019-03-05T22:22:28+02:00March 24th, 2015|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , |

Hubble space telescope has presented the strongest evidence yet that there is indeed an ocean underneath the surface of Ganymede, Jupiter’s largest moon. Researchers believe this ocean may contain more saltwater in it than all the water of the oceans on the Earth’s surface. Ganymede is the largest moon in our solar system and the only [...]