Apparently the Andromeda galaxy is a monstrous cannibal

The galaxy has experienced two episodes of cosmic gavage separated by billions of years, where it engulfed other galaxies, large and small. Our galaxy is next on the menu. It's no longer a secret: Andromeda is heading towards our galaxy....

First detection of a heavy element born from the collision of neutron stars

Strontium, a chemical element used in the manufacture of red fireworks, was detected for the first time in space using the Very Large Telescope (TGT) of the European Southern Observatory (ESO) located in Chile. This detection confirms the possibility that...

Will Nuclear Rocket Engines Send Humans To Mars? NASA’s plan

In recent years, astronomers from NASA have been assessing ways to send people to Mars efficiently. Such a trip requires investing a lot of knowledge, time, money and effort, but it seems to be worth it since Earth is not...

Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo Will Require Loot Box Drop Rate Disclosures

Video game studios offering loot chests, virtual boxes containing random rewards, will soon have to disclose the chances of getting every surprise if they want to continue doing business with Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft. The video game industry is under...

No, violent video games do not make you violent

In the aftermath of the El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio shootings , politicians, including Donald Trump, blamed violent video games. Yet, numerous scientific studies have revealed that there is no connection between video games and violent crime. Texas Lt.-Gov....