NASA announced that a meteor that traveled above the east coast of the United States was responsible for the sightings of strange lights witnessed by many.
It has been announced that the Voyager 1 space probe has exited the heliosphere, the last stage between exiting the solar system and entering deep space. It is the furthest man-made object from Earth.
An iPhone augmented reality app has been released for owners of Parrot.AR Drones that allows them to simulate docking their device to a virtual International Space Station, data collected from use of this app will help scientists develop an AI that can dock actual spaceships to the actual ISS.
It has been concluded that ancient Mars could have supported a form of life, after a Mars Rover completed a scan of the sample.
The NCA has released a 1000 page draft report compiled by over 300 government scientists directly linking climate change to increasing temperatures in America.
Scientists from Australia’s CSIRO have discovered that both ants and termites can stockpile gold in their mounds and can even accumulate the rare metal in their bodies, often from 5 meters below the ground.
Nyasasaurus parringtoni. The name of a dinosaur specimen a team has been identifying. Thought to be 10 - 15 million years older than the previously oldest known dinosaur specimen. However, analysis is incomplete.