Scientists Say They’ve Created A Strange New State Of Matter That Doesn’t Play By The Rules

Scientists have described an odd new state of matter that doesn’t seem to conform to normal rules. As reported by Leah Crane over at New Scientist, the state is made from “liquid light” and is classed as being something between a solid and a superfluid. The latter is a fluid that…

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A Huge Lake Of Liquid Water Has Been Found On Mars

For decades we have searched for water on Mars, and we’ve found very little, either in the form of trickles on the surface or frozen as ice. But an incredible new discovery may change everything. Reported in the journal Science, researchers led by Dr Roberto Orosei from the National Institute of Astrophysics…

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Jupiter Will Be Closer Tonight Than It Has Been In Years – Here’s How To See It

Jupiter will be at its most visible on May 8. The planet will be in opposition to the sun, which means it’ll be on the exact opposite side of Earth to the sun.  Your best chance of getting a glimpse will be around 1:00 a.m. on May 8th when the…

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One Of The Scariest Effects Of Climate Change Might Already Be Happening – And It’d Mean Our Projections Are Way Off

Warm waters are pooling underneath Antarctic glaciers in a way that’s causing glaciers to melt more rapidly and preventing the formation of cool water beneath Antarctica, according to a new study. This could slow ocean currents and potentially lead to a rapid sea-level rise event known as a pulse. Such…

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