Saturday, March 2, 2013
As U.S. firm SpaceX prepares for its third launch to the space station Friday, NASA said there was nothing “particularly challenging” about a mission that a few months ago was unprecedented.
Friday, March 1, 2013
A hat that belonged to South Korea's most revered monarch King Sejong has been recovered more than 500 years after it was looted by Japanese invaders, a senior scholar said Wednesday.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Scientists said Sunday they had found traces of a microcontinent hidden underneath the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius.
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Researchers in Australia have provided the final piece of a puzzle to develop a new anti-malarial drug, which targets the parasite that causes the disease and kills it with a salt overdose.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Ruby-throated hummingbirds are migrating to North America weeks earlier than in decades past, and research indicates that higher temperatures in their winter habitat may be the reason.
Saturday, February 9, 2013
A 150-foot (45-meter)-wide asteroid will come remarkably close to Earth next week, even closer than high-flying communication and weather satellites. It will be the nearest known flyby for an object of this size.
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New research pinpoints how the torch passed from one dominant creature on Earth to another, from the brutish dinosaur to the crafty mammal.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Sunday, February 3, 2013
U.S. medical specialists from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore have figured out how owls can almost fully rotate their heads — by as much as 270 degrees in either direction.