The most advanced weather satellite ever built rocketed into space Saturday night, part of an US$11 billion effort to revolutionize forecasting and save lives.
The International Space Station gained three new residents Saturday, including the oldest and most experienced woman to orbit the world.
A 300-year-old lump of feces from a Danish bishop has shown researchers that he had a cosmopolitan diet that included grapes, figs and pepper, a Danish archaeologist said on Friday.
A trio of astronauts soared into orbit Friday bound for the International Space Station, with their Soyuz spacecraft delivering some fancy French food, a saxophone and the future female commander.
A Soyuz rocket carrying a veteran American astronaut, a French newcomer and a Russian cosmonaut blasted off for the International Space Station on Friday.
NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson is on the verge of becoming the oldest woman in space, adding to her long list of barrier-breaking records.
Evidence is mounting for an ocean at Pluto, buried beneath its frozen heart.
Camped on the baking concrete outside a gleaming transplant center, Karachi's sick have come from miles around in desperate hope for a last chance at life.
Skygazers were heading to high-rise buildings, ancient forts and beaches Monday to witness the closest "supermoon" to Earth in almost seven decades, hoping for dramatic photos and spectacular surf.
The Geneva-based Antenna Technologies Foundation, created by Denis von der Weid, is currently developing technological solutions adapted to provide for those most in need. This includes the WATA system, which allows for the local production of safe, clean drinking water.