Shoelaces have been around for thousands of years, but they are understood relatively poorly by scientists. A new study hopes to shed some light on how the dynamic forces of running cause knots to spontaneously unravel.
Scientists have created virtual 'Earth-sized' telescope with the capability of capturing an image of the event horizon of Sagittarius A*, the black hole at the center of the Milky Way.
A piece of shielding was lost, but Mission Control worked with two veteran astronauts to save the day.
By focusing on the manatees’ growing numbers, the feds may have overlooked significant threats to the species' future health.
The 15-year-old company launched a recycled rocket into space, then recovered it, taking a giant leap toward making spaceflight more like aviation.
SpaceX is pioneering a 'reduce, reuse, recycle' approach to space with the second launch of a used Falcon 9.
The Heartland Institute has mailed tens of thousands of public school teachers a book titled 'Why Scientists Disagree About Global Warming,' and has plans to mail copies to all 200,000 K-12 science teachers in the United States.
The New Shepard capsule contains the 'largest windows ever in space' and room for six passengers to float around at the edge of space.
On Tuesday NASA unveiled its new, online Image and Video Library that brings together more than 140,000 photos, videos, and audio clips.
Humans and the common house mouse, Mus musculus domesticus, have been coexisting for 15,000 years.