NASA concerned as huge space rock discovered days ago hurtles towards Earth

A 134-FOOT asteroid is currently hurtling towards Earth at nearly 22,500mph after being discovered just days ago.

Why are blue fireworks rare?

Fireworks are one of the many traditional characteristics of the Maltese islands. Most love them and are fascinated by the marvellous creations that our various firework factories come up with. Others are not so...

Why does metal spark in the microwave?

Here's why microwaving metals can spark a light show.

Something hit Jupiter and here’s the photo to prove it

A photograph captured by amateur astronomer Ethan Chappel appears to show an asteroid slamming into the gas giant Jupiter on Wednesday (Aug. 7). So far, astronomers are still waiting to see whether anyone else...

When is the spectacular meteor shower this year?

The Perseids are one of the most prolific meteor showers of the year, peaking annually in August. The meteor shower is typically active between mid-July and the last week of August. During this period, the odd...

Italian scientists discover the ‘soldiers’ of resistance against cancer: new hopes for treatment

Scientists have discovered new 'soldiers' of the immune system that help resist cancer, providing precise instructions to 'unconventional' T cells, and offer new hopes for cure. The news comes from the Humanitas that has...

Asteroid 2006 QQ23 potentially dangerous could crash on Earth: when and risks

It is called 2006 QQ23 - the new potentially dangerous asteroid sighted by NASA that could crash on Earth next August 10th 2019. Let's see together what there is to know about 2006 QQ23,...

China, tested an innovative method to eliminate the tiger mosquito

So some Chinese researchers managed to eradicate the entire tiger mosquito population in two islands located in southern China, Shazai and Dadaosha, in the delta of the Guangzhou city. In these parts mosquitoes are scary...

The Earth has reached the maximum distance from the Sun

Two weeks from the summer solstice

Baldness, cultivated in the laboratory the first hair on a scaffold in 3D

The avant-garde in the fight against baldness is in a small tuft of black hair that timidly peeps out from the hairless back of a laboratory rat. These are the first hairs grown through the...