Our Plan To Treat Alien Viruses

Say an astronaut goes to Mars and picks up a scary Martian virus. Then what? Will he be doomed to a quarantined life in space, or is there a plan to handle this real-life horror movie plot? Trace explains what we’ll be forced to do. Read More: Back from the Moon, Apollo Astronauts Had to …

What If The Big Bang Never Happened?

A new theory suggests that the big bang might’ve never happened! Ian joins DNews to explain. Try the new Squarespace, at and enter offer code “DNews” at checkout to get 10% off! Follow Ian on Twitter: Check out some of Ian’s recent articles: Read More: Cosmology from quantum potential “It was shown recently that replacing …

Does It Rain Diamonds On Saturn And Jupiter?

Saturn and Jupiter might be teaming with diamonds! Amy examines how these precious stones may be so plentiful on these gas giant planets that they aren’t rare at all. Get 15% off s domain names and web hosting when you use coupon code DNEWS at checkout! Follow Amy on Twitter: Check out Amy’s personal channel: …

Does This Discovery Prove There’s Another Universe?

Our universe has a weird cold spot that is puzzling scientists. Is it a sign that there’s another universe? How Language Can Change Our Perception Of The Solar System: Follow Ian on Twitter: Read Ian’s stories on Discovery News: ____________________ DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and to bringing you mind-bending stories & perspectives …

What Happens When A Meteor Strikes Earth?

Most of the near earth objects that approach Earth burn up in our atmosphere. What happens to the ones that don’t? Read More: Huge Tunguska Explosion Remains Mysterious 100 Years Later “A full century after the mysterious Tunguska explosion in Siberia leveled an area nearly the size of Tokyo, debate continues over what caused it.” …

What Happens Inside A Black Hole?

We were recently wondering what would happen to you if you fall into a black hole. Julian decided to tackle this tough question based on what we know. Get 15% off s domain names and web hosting when you use coupon code DNEWS at checkout! Follow Julian on Twitter: Read More: What Would Happen If …

Why Does Mars Have Blue Sunsets?

The Curiosity Mars rover sent back some stunning images of what sunsets are like on the red planet. Turns out they’re blue, why is that? Read More: NASA Curiosity Rover has Captured a Gorgeous Blue Martian Sunset “Last month, while it was taking a break inside the Gale Crater, the rover looked up at the …

Is There A Bermuda Triangle In Space?

We’ve all heard of the Bermuda Triangle here on Earth where strange and unsolved mysteries take place, but have you heard of the one in space? Read More: The “Bermuda Triangle” of Space “There’s a place more than 500 kilometers above the Atlantic Ocean where space station computers suddenly crash, space telescopes can’t operate and …

Why Does Everything In The Universe Spin?

The Earth and the Milky Way are constantly rotating, but why? Read More: How Fast Does the Earth Rotate? “The ground feels firm and solid beneath your feet. Of course, the Earth is rotating, turning once on its axis every day. Fortunately gravity keeps you firmly attached to the planet, and because of momentum, you …

Why Does Earth Only Have One Moon?

Pluto is 1/6th the size of Earth, but it has 5 moons. Jupiter has 67. Why does the Earth have just 1 moon? Read More: The Moons of Mars How Many Moons Does Mercury Have? “Since the Earth has a moon, and Saturn has more than 60, here’s a good question: does Mercury have moons? …