The first NASA explorer of its kind took off on a seven-year quest Thursday, chasing after a big, black, unexplored asteroid to gather a few handfuls of gravel for return to Earth.
Professor Chiao Chuan-chin (焦傳金), director of the Institute of Systems Neuroscience at the National Tsing Hua University, left, and his student Yang Can-yi pose with sea creatures in this undated photo released by the university.
SEMICON Taiwan 2016 kicked off Wednesday with about 600 semiconductor firms from around the world in a three-day trade show in Taipei.
An American astronaut who set the U.S. record for cumulative time in orbit safely returned to Earth early Wednesday along with two Russian cosmonauts after a six-month mission aboard the International Space Station.
NASA is going after an asteroid this week like never before.
Europe's Rosetta space probe has located its lost Philae lander, wedged in a "dark crack" on a comet, the European Space Agency said Monday.
The Champs-Elysee was the setting of a mini-air show on Sunday as amateur drone enthusiasts flew their high-tech toys over the famed Paris avenue in the city's first festival celebrating the gadgets.
From smartphones that can survive a dip in the sink to sweat-resistant earphones and floating speakers for your next pool party, waterproof gadgets are making a splash at this year's IFA electronics fair in Berlin.
Samsung's Note 7 isn't the only gadget to catch fire thanks to lithium-battery problems, which have afflicted everything from iPhones to Tesla cars to Boeing jetliners
With its sights firmly fixed on Earth, Europe's eye in the sky never saw it coming.