Thursday, August 14, 2014
Europe turned a page in its space flight history on Tuesday when it delivered supplies to the International Space Station (ISS) for the last time.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
U.S. scientists on Monday described new advances in making 3D brain-like tissue that can live for more than two months and allows real-time research on brain trauma, disease and recovery.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
A monster earthquake that struck Chile in 2010 also unleashed minor “icequakes” in Antarctica nearly 4,700 kilometers to the south, scientists said on Sunday.
The much-debated Keystone XL pipeline could produce four times more global warming pollution than the State Department calculated earlier this year, a new study concludes.
Sunday, August 10, 2014
A federal judge has decided a US$324.5 million settlement isn't enough to cover the damages done to more than 60,000 high-tech workers in a class-action lawsuit alleging Google and Apple conspired with other technology companies to block their top employees from getting better job offers.
U.S. space agency NASA engineers said Friday that a test of a vehicle they hope to one day use on Mars achieved most of its objectives, despite a parachute that virtually disintegrated the moment it deployed.
Saturday, August 9, 2014
Neanderthals may have caught, butchered and cooked wild pigeons long before modern humans became regular consumers of bird meat, a study revealed on Thursday.
Monkey see, monkey do. But when a monkey takes a selfie, who owns the copyright?
Widespread use of sleeping pills by slumber-deprived astronauts could hamper vigilance in the high-risk environment of space, a study warned on Friday.
For a French cognac expert, Alexandre Gabriel has some interesting things to say about gin.