Federal officials are embarking on a study of seven Hawaii fish species to assess the overall health of their population.
Facebook on Friday released a mobile app for finding local happenings to enjoy with friends.
The U.S. makers of "Pokemon Go" have promised to remove their virtual monsters from an area of protected Dutch beaches, seeking to stave off a lawsuit by angry local authorities, Dutch officials said Friday.
Rocket company Blue Origin pulled off a double success Wednesday, coming a step closer to launching people into space.
Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday for developing the world's smallest machines...
Does your home really need a "smart speaker" that can answer questions, call you an Uber, turn off the lights or play music when you ask? You may be about to find out.
British-born scientists David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz were awarded this year's Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday for studies on exotic matter that could result in improved materials for electronics or quantum computers.
Japanese biologist Yoshinori Ohsumi won the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for discoveries on how cells break down and recycle content, a garbage disposal system that scientists hope to harness in the fight against cancer, Alzheimer's and other diseases.
Federal researchers have just returned from an expedition to study the biodiversity and mechanisms of an unusually rich deep-sea ecosystem off the coast of Hawaii's Big Island.
Europe's Rosetta spacecraft was headed for a mission-ending crash Friday on the comet it has stalked for two years, a dramatic conclusion to a 12-year odyssey to demystify our Solar System's origins.