Tuesday, October 8, 2013
James Rothman and Randy Schekman of the United States and Thomas Suedhof of Germany won the Nobel Prize for Medicine on Monday for groundbreaking work on how the cell organizes its transport system.
The Nobel season kicks off Monday amid expectations that the physics prize will honor the discovery of the “God Particle,” while a Pakistani girl who was shot and nearly killed by the Taliban could receive the peace prize.
Monday, October 7, 2013
An epic 3,000-kilometer (1,860-mile) solar car race across outback Australia kicked off in Darwin on Sunday, with Japan's Tokai University hoping to bag a third back-to-back title in the 38-team dash.
Thursday, October 3, 2013
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
A 30-year-old infertile woman gave birth after surgeons removed her ovaries and re-implanted tissue they treated in a lab, researchers report.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
NASA is preparing to launch a 3D printer into space next year, a toaster-sized game changer that greatly reduces the need for astronauts to load up with every tool, spare part or supply they might ever need.
An unmanned U.S. commercial cargo ship flew to the International Space Station on Sunday, completing the primary goal of its test flight before supply runs begin in December.
Sunday, September 29, 2013
Privately owned Space Exploration Technologies plans to test an upgraded Falcon 9 rocket on Sunday from a site in California as part of its push into the satellite launch market.
A group of five Gadjah Mada University students have created an anti-mosquito robot, called Robotack-O-Mos, which is capable of resonating ultrasonic waves to get rid of mosquitoes.
Saturday, September 28, 2013
Analysis of Martian soil by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity turned up a surprising amount of water, as well as a chemical that will make a search for life more complicated, scientists said on Thursday.