Nevada Researchers Trying To Turn Roadside Weed Into BiofuelScientists who've been cultivating gumweed on the University of Nevada campus think they are on the verge of producing diesel fuel, and perhaps someday jet fuel, from a sticky cousin of the sunflower that grows across much of Nevada's high desert.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Running Out Of Time To Turn Things AroundLike her predecessors as Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer has been unable to snap the company out of a financial funk despite spending billions on acquisitions and new projects.
Star Wars' C-3PO Guides You Through Traffic With Waze AppThe iconic golden droid from Star wars can now be heard on the traffic navigation app...
TV Buying Guide: Get Out Tape Measure Before ShoppingIf you're shopping for a TV, get out a tape measure and do some quick calculations before you head to the store. And count the number of gadgets you'll want to connect to your screen.
First Reusable Space Rocket Lands Successfully, Revolutionizing Commercial Space FlightThere was a giant leap for mankind Tuesday in the quest to make the dream of affordable commercial space flight a reality. Blue Origin, the company owned by Amazon's Jeff Bezos, successfully landed a reusable rocket in the desert of West Texas.
Good Day at Pixar For 'The Good Dinosaur'VIDEO: Mark S. Allen visits the Pixar Animation Studios in Emeryville to hang with some of the filmmakers of their latest animated film "The Good Dinosaur"
Former 'Donkey Kong' Record Holder's Cartoon Lawsuit TossedA judge has ruled against a video gamer known for holding the world record in Donkey Kong who claimed that a cartoon...
UC Researchers Create Genetically Altered MosquitoesCalifornia researchers hatched some malaria-resistant mosquitoes and then gave evolution a shove — using a groundbreaking technology to ensure the insects pass on that protective gene as they reproduce, with implications far beyond the promise of fighting malaria.
Mars Will Be A Ringed Planet Once Gravity Shreds Its Crumbling MoonMars is on track to become the fifth planet in our solar system to have a ring on it when gravity shreds its crumbling moon.
Social Media Request For Silence During Brussels Raid Prompts 'Catty' ResponsesOn Sunday, authorities in Brussels launched a massive security operation during which residents were implored by Belgian officials to refrain from disseminating any information regarding the whereabouts of police and the locations of raids apparently taking place in the city via social media channels.
Biotech Miracle Drugs Raise The Literal Cost Of Living Beyond Medicaid's ReachA newly-approved drug being hailed as a major advance in treatment of cystic fibrosis comes with a punishing price tag: about $710 per patient per day.
Study: Your Morning Cup Of Coffee Is Adding Years To Your LifeDo you need a cup of coffee in the morning to get your motor going? Perhaps two... maybe three? Well, drink up. While all that java gets you going, it's also adding years to your life... and that's no jive.