Saturday, July 18, 2015
A super-dense white dwarf star about 730 light years from Earth has been caught in the act of "cannibalizing" its companion, astronomers said Friday.
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland have discovered a new kind of particle called the pentaquark, they announced Tuesday.
Monday, July 13, 2015
There's a near-perfect heart shape on Pluto's rusty red surface. The dwarf planet is dotted with bright points that may be ice caps, and a mysterious dark shape nicknamed "The Whale."
Sunday, July 12, 2015
For now, just call them the Commercial Crew Cadre.
Saturday, July 11, 2015
IBM says it has achieved a breakthrough in making computer chips even smaller, creating a test version of the world's first semiconductor that shrinks down the circuitry by overcoming "one of the grand challenges" of the tech industry.
Two competing visions could determine how you first experience a driverless car.
Friday, July 10, 2015
Deepak Jayasimha's fitness tracker is now with his father-in-law in India, where it sits unused. Annabel Kelly foisted hers off on the kids. Virginia Atkinson took hers off to charge the battery and hasn't picked it up since February.
Sunday, July 5, 2015
The Solar Impulse 2 aircraft completed a historic flight in its quest to circle the globe without consuming a drop of fuel, touching down gracefully in Hawaii on Friday after the most arduous leg of its journey.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Mass killings in the United States may be contagious, according to a study Thursday that found each deadly tragedy can increase the likelihood that another will soon follow.