Researchers at Lake Tahoe are enlisting tourists and other beach-goers to record their observations and photographs on a new smartphone app to help scientists better understand the lake’s environmental conditions.
Looking like a butterfly unfolding its wings, this image taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows the Twin Jet Nebula and its knots of expanding gas in amazing detail.
Whenever the Mars Curiosity Rover beams back images of the Red Planet to Earth, the Internet blows up with countless theories to explain the mysterious shadows and shapes we perceive.
Green-thumbed astronauts tasted the fruit of their labors after harvesting space-grown vegetables for the first time ever.
People looking for a shooting star to wish upon may find Wednesday overnight to be a dream come true.
Major companies from Hershey to Barilla are exploring the technology…
Facebook is a great tool for sharing baby photos, making birthday party plans and stalking high school friends, but an amateur botanist demonstrated how the social network has gone a step further in the name of science.
Skywatchers are in for a rare treat this Friday as a Blue Moon takes center stage for a show that happens once every three years.
From self-driving cars to mobile personal assistants, the conveniences of technology seamlessly fold into our everyday lives — which is why three luminaries are warning humanity: beware of the killer robots.
New information about the mysterious bright spots on Ceres is giving scientists new leads about the dwarf planet’s history.