Strong undersea earthquake shakes eastern Indonesia
Shell collection delays and confusion over tax incentives have recently caused setbacks in the region's oyster shell recycling campaign.
Fuel removal marks start of decades-long challenge of decommissioning Japan nuclear plant
It looks like a tiny toy helicopter, but the U.S. Army is working on a pocket-sized drone that can transmit video and photos in dangerous situations.
A glance at coal and its role in climate change
2 nearly complete fossilized dinosaur skeletons to be auctioned in NYC for estimated $7M-$9M
50 year after JFK's death, new website asks people to share their stories about his legacy
East set to see Tuesday rocket launch, sending smartphone, student-built satellite to orbit
Florida won't repeat public hunt for invasive Burmese pythons in the Everglades next year
Google has agreed to a settlement requiring the Internet giant to change its privacy practices, in particular its setting cookies on certain Safari web browsers during 2011 and 2012.
In the shadow of James Madison's Montpelier, archaeologists and metal-detecting hobbyists are teaming up to unearth the history that lies beneath the 2,650-acre Virginia estate.
Recent killings of teachers in Mass., Nev. bring risks of profession to the forefront
As quickly as the technology world has changed, the pace is expected to speed up as mobile applications become more prevalent. Many of the tech world's big players are coming to a summit next month in Tysons Corner.
NASA aims for Mars: Robotic scout Maven will study upper atmosphere of Earth's desert neighbor
NASA's newest Mars spacecraft will study atmosphere, tackle puzzle of Martian climate change
Oldest fossil on Earth found from 3.5 billion years ago; early life smelly, stinky, colorful
No more passwords? That's the goal of Purdue researchers studying biometrics technology
Scientists describe 1st human infection with strain of bird flu, call for more surveillance
Destruction of Brazil's Amazon rainforest jumps 28 percent; Activists blame looser laws
First Fido? DNA study points to Europe as place where wolves evolved into man's best friend
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