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NASA Announces 7 New Planets (Video)

Scientists confirmed the existence of seven new planets orbiting the star TRAPPIST-1. (AOL Screenshot)
Scientists confirmed the existence of seven new planets orbiting the star TRAPPIST-1. (AOL Screenshot)

The universe just got a bit more crowded. NASA scientists have announced the existence of at least seven small planets orbiting a single cool red...




  • Scientists from Grenoble University in France have found that trees make different noises when they are thirsty and extremely parched. (AOL Screenshot)

    Trees Make Noise When They Are Thirsty (Video)

    Scientists from Grenoble University in France have found that trees make different noises when they are thirsty and extremely parched.…... Read more

  • Pilots have been telling tales about mysterious colored flashes of light in the sky for some time, but evidence supporting the claims has been fleeting until recently. (AOL Screenshot)

    Astronaut Spots Mysterious ‘Blue Jets’ on Earth From Space (Video)

    Pilots have been telling tales about mysterious colored flashes of light in the sky for some time, but evidence supporting the claims has been fleeting... Read more

  • Astronomers have observed a large black hole consuming the remains of a destroyed star for an unusually long period of time. (AOL Screenshot)

    A Black Hole Has Been Found Devouring a Star For 10 Years (Video)

    Astronomers have observed a large black hole consuming the remains of a destroyed star for an unusually long period of time.…... Read more

  • Scientists have found 30 plastic bags and other debris in the stomach of a dead whale. (AOL Screenshot)

    Dead Whale’s Stomach Found to Contain 30 Plastic Bags (Video)

    Scientists have found 30 plastic bags and other debris in the stomach of a dead whale.…... Read more

  • Among the latest images taken from the ISS is one showing an area in northern Idaho that looks like an enormous checkerboard. (AOL Screenshot)

    Astronaut Captures Image of Peculiar Checkerboard Pattern From Space (Video)

    Among the latest images taken from the ISS is one showing an area in northern Idaho that looks like an enormous checkerboard.…... Read more

  • Researchers in Canada recently discovered a bizarre, roughly 30-armed prehistoric life form that may have been an early player in arthropods’ rise to world domination. (AOL Screenshot)

    This Ancient Sea Creature With 30 Arms Had Bizarre Eating Behavior (Video)

    Researchers in Canada recently discovered a bizarre, roughly 30-armed prehistoric life form that may have been an early player in arthropods’ rise to world domination.…... Read more

  • Scientists working on the island of Mauritius have found something quite remarkable – remnants of a long-lost continent called Gondwana. (AOL Screenshot)

    Scientists Find Remnants of ‘Lost Continent’ Lurking Around Mauritius (Video)

    Scientists working on the island of Mauritius, located in the Indian Ocean, have found something quite remarkable – remnants of a long-lost continent called Gondwana... Read more

  • Anthropologists announced the discovery of a 38,000-year-old engraved image in France. (AOL Screenshot)

    Anthropologists Find 38,000-Year-Old Art in France (Video)

    Anthropologists announced the discovery of a 38,000-year-old engraved image in France.…... Read more

  • These NASA images show how our planet has changed. (AOL Screenshot)

    NASA’s Before and After Images Show Dramatic Changes on Earth (Video)

    These NASA images show how our planet has changed.…... Read more

  • Otters have been roaming the planet for quite some time, and researchers from China, France and the U.S. recently discovered yet another ancient relative of the adorable, hand-holding creatures we know and love today. (AOL Screenshot)

    Researchers Identify Previously Unknown Species of Wolf-Sized Otter (Video)

    Otters have been roaming the planet for quite some time, and researchers from China, France and the U.S. recently discovered yet another ancient relative of... Read more

  • The Curiosity rover may have located a rare meteorite composed of iron and nickel on Mars. (AOL Screenshot)

    Mars Rover Spots a Potentially Rare Meteorite Made From Iron (Video)

    The Curiosity rover may have located a rare meteorite composed of iron and nickel on Mars.…... Read more

  • Here's an incredible image showing the surface of Titan - Saturn's moon. (AOL Screenshot)

    Here’s What Surface of Titan Looks Like (Video)

    Here’s an incredible image showing the surface of Titan – Saturn’s moon.…... Read more

  • Here's what Earth looks like from Mars. (AOL Screenshot)

    Here’s What Earth Looks Like From Mars (Video)

    Here’s what Earth looks like from Mars.…... Read more

  • NASA will be sending a spacecraft to one of the solar system’s more unique asteroids. (AOL Screenshot)

    NASA Will Send Spacecraft to a Metal Asteroid Believed to be Core of Former Planet (Video)

    NASA will be sending a spacecraft to one of the solar system’s more unique asteroids. The upcoming endeavor, which is called Psyche, was announced on... Read more

  • NASA’s Langley Research Center recently provided a glimpse of what living on the Red Planet could look like. (AOL Screenshot)

    Here’s What Our First Home on Mars May Look Like (Video)

    NASA has pledged to get humans to Mars in the coming years, and once those people arrive they’re going to need someplace to stay. The... Read more

  • Winter air has a lot to do with it. (AOL Screenshot)

    The Science Behind Static Electricity (Video)

    Winter is here, which means it’s time for warm clothes, thick socks and getting shocked by everything you touch. What do doorknobs and light switches... Read more

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