Saturday, December 6, 2014
The electric eel, the scaleless Amazonian fish capable of producing 600 volts of electricity which can knock over a horse, uses a electroshock mechanism similar to a Taser, scientists said Thursday.
Friday, December 5, 2014
Wind gusts and sluggish fuel valves conspired to keep NASA's new Orion spacecraft on the launch pad Thursday, delaying a crucial test flight meant to revitalize human exploration.
Thursday, December 4, 2014
The Orion spacecraft, designed to carry humans farther in deep space than ever before, is poised to blast off Thursday in what NASA hailed as a first step in mankind's journey to Mars.
British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking has warned that development of artificial intelligence could mean the end of humanity.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
U.S. space agency NASA's multi-billion dollar Orion capsule is poised for its first test launch Thursday, in a demonstration flight that aims to propel it higher than any spacecraft meant to carry humans in 40 years.
Monday, December 1, 2014
If you've ever noticed that you notice more as you get older, well, brain science may be on your side.
Saturday, November 29, 2014
DNA molecules attached to the outside of a rocket may be able survive a trip to suborbital space and back into the Earth's atmosphere at extremely high temperatures, according to a study Wednesday.
Friday, November 28, 2014
The number of accounts on Taiwan's 4G mobile networks stood at 2.1 million as of the end of October, just five months since the mobile broadband standard was launched locally in late May, the National Communications Commission (NCC) said.
Thursday, November 27, 2014
The United Nations on Tuesday adopted a resolution on protecting digital privacy that for the first time urged governments to offer redress to citizens targeted by mass surveillance.
The first 3D printer in space has popped out its first creation.