Sunday, June 29, 2014
Talk about a cosmic caffeine jolt. The International Space Station is getting a real Italian espresso machine.
Friday, June 27, 2014
The oldest known Neanderthal poo, uncovered in Spain, shows that cavemen ate not only meat but vegetables too, according to a study published on Wednesday.
The accelerated and unsustainable exploitation of the earth's primary natural resources has become a major threat to apes in Africa and Asia, a major United Nations environment conference heard Wednesday.
The last of five robot resupply ships Europe was scheduled to provide for the International Space Station (ISS) will be taken aloft on July 24, launch firm Arianespace said on Thursday.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Microsoft on Tuesday opted for the Android operating system from arch rival Google for its new Nokia smartphone, in a move aimed at regaining momentum in the competitive mobile sector.
Japanese auto giant Toyota will start selling its first fuel cell sedan this financial year, with a price tag of around 7 million yen (US$70,000), the company announced Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Neurotoxic pesticides blamed for the world's bee collapse are also harming butterflies, worms, fish and birds, said a scientific review that called Tuesday for tighter regulation to curb their use.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Physicists on Sunday said they had learned more about the identity of the Higgs boson, the elusive particle whose ground-breaking discovery was announced nearly two years ago.
Monday, June 23, 2014
Tens of degrees below zero during winter and home to endangered species and remote infrastructure — welcome to the Russian Arctic, a new promised land for oil companies despite clear obstacles.
Sunday, June 22, 2014
Stephanie Kwolek, a U.S. chemist who invented the Kevlar fiber used in body armor and other bullet-proof gear, has died, her former employer said Friday. She was 90.