Friday, April 11, 2014
A pair of mangos grown in southern Japan sold Thursday for a whopping 300,000 yen (US$3,000), a record price for the fruit's first auction of the season, Kyodo News reported.
Our fascination with mummies never gets old. Now the British Museum is using the latest technology to unwrap their ancient mysteries.
A NASA robot has snapped pictures showing glints of light on the Martian horizon, which some UFO enthusiasts have seized on as a sign of alien life on the Red Planet.
Saturday, April 5, 2014
A vast ocean of water could be lurking under the thick ice of one of Saturn's moons, according to findings published by Science magazine Thursday.
An international exhibition in New York explores the fascinating world of prehistoric flying reptiles, the pterosaurs who ruled the skies when dinosaurs ruled the earth millions of years ago.
Europe on Thursday launched the first in a constellation of high-tech satellites designed to monitor Earth for climate change and environmental damage and help disaster relief operations.
Friday, April 4, 2014
Researchers unveiled a high-resolution “map” Wednesday of gene activity in a human fetus brain, which they said should lead to better understanding of developmental disorders such as autism.
Monday, March 31, 2014
You can learn a lot from a tooth.
Monday, March 24, 2014
The only camera to return from NASA's moon missions in 1969-1972 was sold at an auction in Vienna Saturday for 550,000 euros (US$760,000), far outdoing its estimated price.
Saturday, March 22, 2014
The human nose can distinguish at least one trillion different odors, millions more than previously estimated, U.S. researchers said Thursday.