The universe started off as a small singularity 13.8 billion years ago and has been expanding ever since but what came before has always been a mystery.
Though the entire exploit starts and ends in a split second, it can be seen in incredible detail thanks to a super slow motion camera.
The banquet hall was likely used for various rituals and sumo tournaments during the seventh century.
Cimon would simplify their routine tasks and serve as an early warning system to flag technical glitches.
Can life exist beneath the Martian surface? 'Weird' microbes found in Mars-like conditions could provide answers
Dormant subsurface microbes found on Earth could be present on Mars as well.
The massive stellar blast was nearly 10 times brighter than our Sun's largest solar blasts.
The incident comes just a few months after Russia's Defence Ministry shared images from an iPhone game to suggest US was aiding Isis operatives.
Nasa's Odyssey spacecraft was flying 5,615km away from Phobos and nearly 20,000km away from Deimos when the images were captured.
This study is the first to suggest that male-to-male competition and female mating choices may have influenced the evolution of proboscis monkeys' nose.
Are we heading towards doomsday? Scientist suggests risk of a major war could be higher than believed
The computer scientist analysed data related to large wars that took place over the last two centuries.
In a recent Reddit AMA session, futurist Michio Kaku detailed how the first contact with alien life could turn out.
The robotic spacecraft landed on the Red Planet in 2008 to explore its surface and atmospheric history and find evidence of water.
The craft features a unique four-winged design to reduce turbulence and drag at ultra-fast speeds.
A developer used augmented reality platform Unity and simulated the entire scene with a few critical twists.
A 'happy' spacesuit? Scientists working on revolutionary new tech to keep astronauts stress-free in space
The Nasa-backed project could ultimately improve efficiency of the astronauts on deep-space missions.
Humans may have used places where sound echoed the most as "hot-spots" to visually represent language.
The seven-year-long work on the system shows that West Antarctic ice sheets are melting at a rapid rate.
Scientists raced as many as 12 bird species on an enclosed track to understand and relate their locomotive traits to those of long-extinct dinosaurs.
The first mission of the vehicle will be an uncrewed flight to the far side of the moon sometime in 2020.
Victor Buso was testing a new telescope camera mounted on the top of his home when he made the unique discovery.
An archaeologist noted a small error in Egyptian pyramids and conducted a series of tests to posit how ancient Egyptians would have built these massive structures.
Researchers are exploring the depths of the merged Sac Actun and Dos Ojos underwater caves and believe the site could also be connected to other closely-located systems.
Cassini was more than 600,000km away from Saturn when the images for the mosaic were taken.
The creature was fully formed right after birth and had all required features to swim, eat, and survive in deep ocean waters.
A group of researchers, which believed fossil records were too scattered to be used, made the breakthrough discovery using an approach called 'molecular clock'.
The boat can reach speeds of up to 100kmph and will also be used by the Irish Navy in the near future.
The spacecraft's original mission was just for two years and has seen five extensions.
The wide-angle image taken by Juno shows the northern area of Jupiter's north temperate belt and cloud formations swirling over it.
The giant void is a supermassive black hole located at the centre of spiral galaxy M77.
Nasa planned a 90-day long mission for the rover in 2004 but Opportunity denied giving up and is still doing a great job on the Red Planet.