science stories

 
Astronomers have been studying the results of the biggest survey ever conducted by the Hubble space telescope with an international team of scientists, led by Tim Schrabback of the Leiden Observatory and Ludovic Van Waerbeke of the University of British...
Aluminum and ice combine to make rocket fuel. Who knew? Not me, for one. Fortunately, it's not normal aluminum foil we're talking here, but rather metallic aluminum in non-scale powder form, which isn't found in your local grocery store. Purdue...
 
Planning a trip to Titan, one of Saturn's moons? Well, you're going to want to go prepared. Why not bring along a nuclear-powered boat for sailing the seas of ethane, methane and propane? That's what NASA-funded geologist Ellen Stofan suggests...

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