After school closures, Chicago officials call transition smooth; some kids, teachers disagree
Chinese-Brazilian satellite fails to enter orbit after rocket malfunctions following launch
Nobody looks forward to the process of filing a car insurance claim. A new mobile app can speed what normally takes several days into a few hours.
Unusually large number of Arctic snowy owls seen in northern US, elsewhere
Singer Bocelli visits MIT for workshop on adaptive technology for the visually impaired
Jamaican scientist launches company to capitalize on global market for medical marijuana
Panel: Abrupt climate change may be bigger threat than larger glacial-pace global warming
This scientist has found a way to use your smartphone to make your Christmas sweater the ugliest at the party.
The Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy has taken a big step in its quest to collect data off the coast ahead of wind turbine development in Atlantic waters.
In this week's edition of Garden Plot, Editor Mike McGrath has poinsettia plant rules and tips to evict ladybugs from your home.
Communications satellite launched from Cape Canaveral aboard private SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
Hubble Space Telescope is best chance at learning Comet ISON's fate after close brush with sun
China launches its first lunar lander carrying 'Jade Rabbit' rover to the moon
1 in a million: Northern Calif. couple conceives identical triplets without fertility drugs
Seeking to enhance its technology pedigree, the District is close to signing a deal that would bring a dozen Chinese software firms to the nation's capital. A separate agreement with Microsoft is also almost done.
Driven by fierce competition and aided by tutorials, Asian students dominate global test
Polar bear scientist reprimanded over release of emails settles complaint, retires
Try these genes on: Scientists recover, analyze 400,000-year-old DNA from human forerunner
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