Using this new technology, scientists may someday be able to build faster and more powerful electronic devices, such as solar panels.
The Parkes telescope will be a heavy hitter for Breakthrough Listen, a project dedicated to searching the sky for alien transmissions.
A study of more than 3,000 students at public schools in LA suggests that those who vape are more likely to become traditional cigarette smokers.
By observing clouds develop on other planets, scientists may glean new insights into those planets’ dynamic behavior and chemical makeup.
Shane Kimbrough, the sole American astronaut aboard the International Space Station, cast his vote Monday via a digital version of the familiar federal absentee ballot.
These new 'smallsats' are part of a paradigm shift for NASA, which is increasingly turning to tiny technology as a more economical alternative to traditional satellites.
Snowballs ranging from the size of a tennis ball to globes almost three feet across have been washing up along 11 miles of Russia's Siberian coast.
Scientists examining confiscated elephant tusks say that the majority come from elephants killed within the last three years.
In an interview with CNBC Friday, SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk said that his company could return its rockets to flight in mid-December, following a Sept. 1 explosion that destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket and its payload.
The research could offer new insight into Yellowstone’s hydrothermal explosions, which have occurred irregularly throughout the park’s history.
Global crops of the yellow Cavendish banana, ubiquitous in the fruit bowls of the Western world is being menaced by a fungal disease, and scientists say genetic engineering could be the answer.