Thursday, April 16, 2015
A lone female Western North Pacific grey whale has set a record for long-distance migration, according to a study Tuesday.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
A new device that can be added to a smartphone may be able to accurately and cheaply diagnose cancer, a technology which could be useful in remote areas, U.S. researchers said Monday.
First classified a planet, then an asteroid and then a "dwarf planet" with some traits of a moon -- the more scientists learn about Ceres, the weirder it becomes.
Japan's top whaling negotiator said Tuesday Tokyo would try again to justify its "scientific" Antarctic Ocean hunt after a panel of experts said the government had not proved why it needed to kill the mammals.
Whatever caused small space rocks to lump together billions of years ago, magnetism is unlikely to be the reason.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The next space station grocery run will carry caffeine to a whole new level: Aboard the SpaceX supply ship is an authentic espresso machine straight from Italy.
It turns out at least one part of publishing has a diverse slate of authors: The books most likely to be pulled from school and library shelves.
A handwritten notebook by British World War II code-breaking genius Alan Turing is expected to bring at least US$1 million at auction in New York on Monday.
Monday, April 13, 2015
There are plenty of creative bags to covet at Taipei IN Style. As the name would indicate, the collection at Taiwanese brand Crazip is inspired by the everyday zipper: each bag looks like it's stitched together with dozens of polyester zippers.