Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Lab mice trained to fear a particular smell can transfer the impulse to their unborn sons and grandsons through a mechanism in their sperm, a study said Sunday.
Television viewers in Bismarck, North Dakota, were treated to some real class this weekend when none other than the great Ron Burgundy read them the news.
New Zealand's national airline unveiled a giant image Monday of the dragon Smaug on one of its planes to celebrate the premiere of the second movie in the Hobbit trilogy.
Monday, December 2, 2013
China made final preparations to launch its first lunar rover mission on Sunday, the latest step in an ambitious space program, seen as a symbol of its rising global stature., 1 Comment
India's first mission to Mars left Earth's orbit in the early hours of Sunday, clearing a critical hurdle in its journey to the red planet and overtaking the recent efforts of rival Asian giant China.
The 2013 Atlantic hurricane season officially ended on Saturday as the quietest since 1982 and the sixth least active since 1950, the U.S. National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration said.
Sunday, December 1, 2013
The Supercomputing Research Center (SRC) of National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) has built the world's first ever switchless cluster computing system. Known also as the “CK-Star,” this computing system connects eight computers without switch control and broke Intel's performance record, according to a press release by the university.
China will launch its first moon rover mission on Monday, state media said, as Beijing embarks on the latest stage in its ambitious space program.
Saturday, November 30, 2013
Comet ISON seems to have perished in a much too-close encounter with the Sun, leaving only a dust trail that will disappear over time, astronomers said on Friday.
Private U.S. company SpaceX postponed the launch of a rocket carrying its first telecommunications satellite on Thursday after two unsuccessful attempts at take-off.