11 April 2014, 02:42 PM ET
A robotic humanoid astronaut on the International Space Station is about to get its legs. NASA has crafted a pair of space legs for its robotic astronaut torso called Robonaut 2 on the space station now.
11 April 2014, 02:40 PM ET
The Malaysian government has reportedly launched an investigation into the actions of civil aviation and military officials in connection with the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.
11 April 2014, 02:17 PM ET
Astrophotographer Steve Zigler created this image of Zodiacal light in Death Valley, California. See how he did it here.
11 April 2014, 01:58 PM ET
Avid night sky photographer captures a stunning look at famed Orion Nebula using portable photography gear for the first time. See how he did it.
11 April 2014, 01:23 PM ET
Bushmeat is still on sale in Ghana despite worries that fruit bats and other bushmeat may be behind the spread of an Ebola outbreak in nearby Liberia and Guinea which has claimed around a hundred lives.
11 April 2014, 01:06 PM ET
Rising temperatures are affecting the size of salamanders in the Appalachian Mountains.
11 April 2014, 12:35 PM ET
A 3D display made from a curtain of fog could be the computer screen of the future, changing the way people interact and collaborate with each other.
11 April 2014, 12:33 PM ET
The FTC estimates that 9 million Americans have their identity stolen every year in credit-card skimming or similar kinds of scams. The ease with which skimmers operate, however, raises several questions about the security of card transactions.
11 April 2014, 11:56 AM ET
Scientists plan to explore one of Earth's coldest, deepest ocean trenches starting Saturday, the first stop in a three-year examination of the ocean's most mysterious depths.
11 April 2014, 11:50 AM ET
An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 shook Nicaragua Thursday (April 10), according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
11 April 2014, 10:07 AM ET
MisTable is a tabletop system that combines a conventional horizontal interactive surface with personal screens between the user and the tabletop surface.
11 April 2014, 09:52 AM ET
A rather graphic video might convince people to cover their noses next time they're about to have a nasal explosion. Part of a new study, the video shows that coughs and sneezes produce clouds of droplets that travel much farther than anyone thought.
11 April 2014, 09:48 AM ET
Using High-speed imaging, MIT researchers have revealed that droplets from coughs and sneezes can cover a wider area than previously determined.
11 April 2014, 06:43 AM ET
A rocky interview can dash your chances of landing your dream job. These 7 apps will help you be ready for anything.
11 April 2014, 12:48 AM ET
The shortage of TB drugs is growing more dangerous, in the United States and globally.
10 April 2014, 10:32 PM ET
NASA's Interface Region Imaging Spectrometer, or IRIS, has revealed fine detail in prominences within the sun's atmosphere (the red swirls shown in this space wallpaper), challenging the way scientists understand such events.
10 April 2014, 10:26 PM ET
A team of researchers detected a pair of faraway objects that could be a free-floating Jupiter-like gas giant and its moon or a small star hosting a planet about 18 times more massive than Earth. The duo's identity will likely never be known.
10 April 2014, 10:11 PM ET
Do you trust your doctor — should you?
10 April 2014, 09:55 PM ET
The northern lights, captured over the snow of Maine.
10 April 2014, 09:46 PM ET
The bicycle has a complicated past fraught with controversy and misinformation.
10 April 2014, 09:29 PM ET
Wind power is now big business in the US, and it is getting bigger.
10 April 2014, 08:52 PM ET
While the idea is attractive, it’s also dangerous because it can lull people who need to lose weight now into a false sense of security.
10 April 2014, 08:33 PM ET
How does alcohol consumption affect romantic life? Let me count the ways.
10 April 2014, 08:19 PM ET
Warnings when traffic lights will change could make a difference.
10 April 2014, 07:57 PM ET
For years, people have reported sudden showers of animals falling from the sky. What's really going on?
10 April 2014, 07:00 PM ET
Using 3D printing, researchers have made a tumor-like lump of cancer cells in the lab that they say shows a greater resemblance to natural cancer than the 2-dimensional cultured cells grown in a lab dish.
10 April 2014, 06:31 PM ET
Oversized-load vehicles were blocked from traveling through wild and scenic river Route 12 in Idaho by court order. Oil field equipment movers were using this route to reach the Tar Sands development in Alberta, Canada. This American Land reports.
10 April 2014, 06:30 PM ET
Lab-grown vaginas have shown normal functions for four teenage girls, scientists reported today.
10 April 2014, 05:33 PM ET
Adjusting to new time zones might get a bit easier for jet-lagged travelers.
10 April 2014, 05:28 PM ET
U.K. researchers have sunk a long-standing explanation for the loss of the Titanic — that the fateful journey took place in waters bristling with icebergs, making 1912 an unlucky year to sail the North Atlantic.
10 April 2014, 03:49 PM ET
Researchers employ supercomputers to understand and predict black holes swallowing stars.
10 April 2014, 03:26 PM ET
The papyrus document known as "the Gospel of Jesus's Wife" was unveiled in 2012 and instantly set off a debate over its authenticity. Perhaps its most controversial elements are lines that suggest Jesus had a wife.