On a personal quest to settle Mars, SpaceX founder Elon Musk envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying en masse to the red planet well within the next century, "Battlestar Galactica" style.
The shy, scale-covered pangolin is to receive the highest level of protection against illegal trade to try to save it from extinction, after a vote Wednesday by delegates at a global conference.
Bostonians are embracing the painted pianos that have popped up across the city and neighboring Cambridge in recent days.
Japanese archaeologists said Wednesday they have for the first time unearthed ancient Roman coins at the ruins of an old castle.
Anthony Vaccarello made his name with unfeasibly small and sexy dresses, and in his hugely anticipated debut for Saint Laurent late Tuesday at Paris fashion week, the Belgian designer kept his nose clean and his skirts short.
Festering alongside mountains of stinking trash under the sweltering South American sun, Cateura is a long way from the conservatories of Prague or Vienna.
Bruce Springsteen, left, greets a fan wearing a Springsteen jacket at the launch of his autobiography "Born to Run" at the Barnes & Noble in the New Jersey town where he grew up in Freehold, New Jersey, Tuesday, Sept. 27.
More evidence of possible water plumes erupting from the surface of Jupiter's icy moon Europa has been spotted using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, the U.S. space agency said Monday.
A new study paints a picture of an Earth that is warmer than it has been in about 120,000 years, and is locked into eventually hitting its hottest mark in more than 2 million years.
People ride a swing in front of the St. Paul's church at the 183rd Oktoberfest beer festival in Munich on Monday, Sept. 26. The world's largest beer festival will this year be held from Sept. 17 to Oct. 3.