The massive stellar blast was nearly 10 times brighter than our Sun's largest solar blasts.
The device also doesn't need any batteries or depend on wind, relying instead on temperature changes to generate energy.
A new study suggests that stars orbiting the Milky Way were formed within the galaxy but were "evicted".
Cross breeding led to ancient elephants adapting and surviving in different regions across the world over time.
Scientists found a fourth ultraluminous X-ray source, which they identified as a neutron star, located in the Whirlpool galaxy.
Scientists plan to capture antimatter in a jar and drive it in a lorry to a lab in a bid to find out what super-dense stars are made of.
The Earth has seen a large number of asteroid visitors lately.
The adage "evolve or die" still holds true for living organisms and scientists have found direct evidence of it working.
The Large Magellanic Cloud, just outside the Milky Way where stars are born, has the capacity to also build life.
War in space will not look as good as Star Wars, rather, it will simply wipe out communications, destabilise economies and create clouds of high speed debris.
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.
The ice shelf was first found to be warming, but now it seems to have started to freeze.
The computer scientist analysed data related to large wars that took place over the last two centuries.
Scientists recently collected over 100 deep sea species off the coast of Australia.