Science // 

China is already doing plenty of things to the atmosphere above it, but most changes are byproducts of the country's ...

Rebecca Boyle at 11:55 AM Dec 13 2011
Energy // 

At the University of Stuttgart and the nearby Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, researchers are taking ...

Clay Dillow at 11:45 AM Dec 13 2011

A somewhat strange story emerged yesterday involving an extremist antigovernment group, a North Dakota sheriff's ...

Clay Dillow at 11:40 AM Dec 13 2011
Tech // 

When it's time to shuffle off your mortal coil and find a place to spend eternity, there are plenty of futurific ...

Rebecca Boyle at 11:20 AM Dec 13 2011
Space // 

The asteroid Vesta was first discovered two centuries ago, but until NASA's Dawn spacecraft arrived there earlier ...

Clay Dillow at 11:10 AM Dec 13 2011

In the 1980s, doctors noticed that chronic-ulcer patients who received a "vagotomy" - cutting the vagus nerve that ...

Ariel Schwartz at 10:02 AM Dec 13 2011
Science // 

The GLM 80 takes most of the time and thought out of measuring distances for home-construction projects. Just point ...

Staff Writers at 02:56 AM Dec 13 2011

Mars might look like a total desert of a planet, but scientists are finding more and more reasons to think that ...

Nick Gilbert at 17:03 PM Dec 12 2011
Energy // 

There's no official announcement yet but word on the street and around the cafeteria at CERN says that scientists ...

Clay Dillow at 14:30 PM Dec 12 2011
Science // 

London cabdriver tests are notoriously difficult and complete. You don't just pass the test - you earn "The ...

Dan Nosowitz at 11:15 AM Dec 12 2011
Mobile // 

HP has spent the last year or so, as the new owner of the WebOS mobile operating system, alternately making ...

Dan Nosowitz at 10:30 AM Dec 12 2011
Mobile // 

Here's the thing about the Galaxy Nexus: It is the best Android phone available now by such a huge margin that I am ...

Dan Nosowitz at 10:00 AM Dec 12 2011
Energy // 

Bill Gates recently confirmed during a talk at China's Ministry of Science and Technology that a company in which he ...

Dan Nosowitz at 08:48 AM Dec 12 2011
Science // 

We're in for a weird one, you guys. Surfing, sandwich-eating mammoths will surf in the mountaintops. The threatened ...

Staff Writers at 09:40 AM Dec 11 2011

At least on the record.You know, it's one thing to "shoot down" someone else's top secret spy drone. But come on ...

Clay Dillow at 08:14 AM Dec 11 2011
 
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