Saturday, October 25, 2014
Six people have sealed themselves inside a white vinyl dome in Hawaii to embark on an eight-month test of how their mental health might fare during a mission to Mars.
Friday, October 24, 2014
A research team at National Cheng Kung University in Tainan unveiled Thursday a pocket-sized blood test card that can identify blood type and finish cross-matching in just minutes.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) submitted 229 and 56 patent applications in the second quarter, a sequential drop of 74 and 60 percent, respectively.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
All eyes on Mars — robotic or otherwise — were focused toward a comet the size of a small mountain set to whiz past the Red Planet on Sunday.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Embryonic stem cells transplanted into 18 patients with deteriorating eyesight restored some vision in more than half the volunteers, the longest study into the fledgling technology reported Tuesday.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
People are changing Earth so much, warming and polluting it, that many scientists are turning to a new way to describe the time we live in. They're calling it the Anthropocene — the age of humans.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Over the telephone, in jail and online, a new digital bounty is being harvested: the human voice.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Fueled by beer and the enthusiasm of amateurs, a British team on Friday said it was preparing to launch the world's first ever 3D printed rocket.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Two spacewalking astronauts moved an old, broken pump into permanent storage Tuesday, NASA's first routine maintenance outside the International Space Station in more than a year.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014