Feds launch study of whether to remove North Pacific humpback whales from endangered list
New lifetime Italian senators include maestro Abbado, architect Piano and physicist Rubbia
Worried about being late paying your bills? That may cost you fees and IQ points, study finds
Scientists discover a space rock that shares its orbit with planet Uranus
China to launch unmanned lunar lander carrying moon rover by year-end
Scientists say existence of new chemical element confirmed, still needs a catchy name
Astronauts recreate dangerous waterworks in leaky spacesuit, no one inside for this test
Bruce Murray, former Jet Propulsion Lab director and Planetary Society co-founder, dies at 81
African dust clouds make for pretty Caribbean sunsets, but scientists fret over health
China's 2 biggest oil producers barred from expanding refining due to pollution violations
The stereotypical couple with a freezing wife and an overheated husband might not be just a coincidence.
Virginia, Alaska team up to boost commercial space launch offerings
Most parents can recall bringing a newborn baby home, nervously thinking "I don't see his chest moving - is he breathing?" A new "smart sock" sends heart rate and oxygen levels to a parent's smartphone.
It really is the next logical step in a technology-addicted society.
Montana physician who told of handling Roswell UFO debris as boy dies at 76
UN envoy to Syria sees evidence that 'substance' was used in attack possibly killing 1,000
Few visit Machu Picchu's 'sister city,' but Peru plans tramway to end site's isolation
Women are significantly underrepresented in one of the fastest growing job sectors in the U.S. Experts say parents and teachers need to support girls' interest in math and science at a young age.
A new device can help teachers identify and catch students cheating with their smartphones. The PocketHound vibrates and lights up whenever there's a transmission from a mobile phone.
The first distillery since Prohibition in Loudoun County, Va. has gone high-tech, installing a large solar array on the roof of an historic building on Main Street in Purcellville.