#Earth

A Giant Asteroid Hit The Earth So Hard It Made The Oceans Boil

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Tech

Giant asteroids that hit the Earth around 3.3 billion years ago turned our planet into an apocalyptic oven which reached 500 degrees Celsius and made ...

Deadly Animals: The World's Most Dangerous Places

Frontier | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK
Frontier

This week has been all about deadly animals around the world, so today we thought we should take a look at the world's most dangerous and deadly regions where you might just find yourself face-to-face with some of these creatures.

How Long Would It Take You To Fall Through The Earth?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Tech

Science fiction has long tried to explain the mysteries found at the centre of the Earth, indeed so little is known about what goes on beneath our fee...

Life On Earth Is Shit, Life On Mars Will Be Just As Awful

Gerry Flynn | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK Comedy
Gerry Flynn

So essentially, those human-shaped amoebas that inhabit the Big Brother house at present may actually be humanity's best hope for life on another planet.

The Moon Could, Theoretically, Hit The Earth

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Tech

Now the Moon is pretty big. In fact, the Moon is 3,476km in diameter, that's around the same distance as travelling from New York to Beijing. With ...

Discovering An Ancient Solar System Poses A Sobering Question: Have Aliens Already Come And Gone?

Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.04.2015 | UK Tech
Thomas Tamblyn

Imagine: whole alien civilisations could have formed, progressed, and reached levels of technological prowess that'd make the iPhone look like a paper clip. All before we even worked out that there was more to life than chasing mammoths and rolling large boulders down hills.

What Would Happen If The Earth Stopped Turning

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.01.2015 | UK Tech

What would happen if the Earth stopped turning? This....

News Flash: Earth Is Not Flat

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Tech

Here's a science story for you: a recent study has concluded the Earth is not flat. And if it was? Then you couldn't fall off. This examination ...

This Is The HIghest-Ever Resolution Video Of Earth

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Tech

The Earth is truly beautiful and it's fair to say that there are thousands, if not millions of images out there thanks to the myriad of satellites and...

This Is How Much CO2 The World Produces

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Tech

NASA has released an incredible video showing the global Co2 emissions throughout the year. The astonishing footage was compiled by a supercomputer...

China's Lunar Probe Has Captured Some Incredible Images

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Tech

China's experimental Chang'e 5 spacecraft has taken some incredible images as it passed around the Moon including this image which manages to capture ...

What Happens When An Astronaut Uses Timelapse

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Tech

While Reid Wiseman can be considered the social butterfly of the International Space Station it's Don Pettit who can take the claim of being the stati...

This Humbling Picture Of MIR Puts Earth Into Perspective

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Tech

MIR was -- during its time in orbit -- the largest satellite orbiting our planet and the only space station capable of supporting human life. It wa...

First Habitable Planet Discovered Might Not Exist

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK Tech

One of the first discovered planets believed to support human life might actually turn out to be nothing more than an error on a graph according to ne...

There Is A Massive Hidden Ocean Under The United States

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Tech

Scientists have discovered a massive reservoir of water 400 miles below the United States. The discovery appears to confirm that water actually fil...

No Country Successfully Reducing Obesity

Peter Byass | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Peter Byass

Perhaps this headline is obvious to any of us who are out and about in today's world - the one population health index that we can all observe is the apparently ever growing epidemic of people who are a little heavier than they might be - and in some cases very much heavier.

How Old Is The Moon? Good Question...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK

How old is the Moon? This is not a simple question. Here's why... Once thought to have been created 4.56 billion years ago when a mysterious pla...

Cosmos - A Spacetime Odyssey and the Ironies it's Working Around

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 11.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

The first line up there includes the iconic words that Carl Sagan uttered when the original Cosmos - A Personal Voyage opened in the eighties. The second line opened the follow-up series titled Cosmos - A Spacetime Odyssey which aired last Sunday with Tyson as the host, who pays tribute to Sagan through these words.

WATCH: First-Ever Video Of Moon Orbiting Earth

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Back in October , Nasa's Juno spacecraft became the fastest man-made object in history as it sling-shotted round the Earth on it's way to Jupiter. ...

LOOK: Is This The Best Photo Of Saturn Yet?

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa loves us. How else would you explain them continuously churning out images like this... Click on the image for a hi-res annotated version...

Broken (Motionhouse) - Review

Paul Guest | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Paul Guest

Last night, I found myself in the most unlikely of places, Watford. A friend asked me to join him for an evening of dance at the Watford Palace. This wasn't just dance, it was an earth-shattering work of art, entitled Broken by dance company Motionhouse.

How Old Is The Moon?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK Tech

The very origins of the moon are up for debate as new evidence suggests it could be 100 million years younger than previously thought. The current...

Things the Future Will Hate Us For: #1

Ben Gwalchmai | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK
Ben Gwalchmai

We know we're on the cusp. As a species, we almost always are. But in the beginning of the 21st century - as everyone's favourite ex-rocker scient...

Life On Mars

Christina Robert | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Tech
Christina Robert

Lets be clear here -we are not meant to live on Mars. You've seen the pictures. Our bodies are built for earth.

Life On Earth May Have 'Started On Mars'

PA | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Tech

Life on Earth may have started on Mars, growing evidence suggests. An element believed to be crucial to the origin of life would only have been ava...