Originally envisioned by Elon Musk, a high-speed Hyperloop transit system is now under development at SpaceX and two new competing startups.
A recent study points to the connection between human-caused climate change and some erosion and shoreline recession in a Pacific Island archipelago.
The country's agreement with a US-based space exploration company sets it up to lead the commercialization of space resources. Mining could begin by 2020.
A University of Pennsylvania professor's American Airlines flight was returned to its gate, and he was questioned by security agents, after another passenger reported his working on differential equations as a suspicious activity.
Even with sustained firefighting efforts, the wildfire that has claimed hundreds of miles of Albertan land and displaced thousands across the region could still burn for months in the absence of a 'significant rain event,' officials say.
The new Netflix controls will allow streamers to adjust the quality, and therefore the amount of mobile data used, through its application.
Researchers kept human embryos alive in a laboratory for a record 13 days, a breakthrough which sheds light on the question of how long such experiments should last.
Reports suggest that the president will soon add the historic Stonewall site as a national monument.
A lawsuit filed by the mother of a St. Louis charter school student alleges that regional policies restrict which schools black children are allowed to attend.
The Connecticut legislature passed a bill Monday that will keep those under temporary restraining orders from being allowed to hold or buy firearms.
The computing company announced public access via its cloud service to an early quantum computer model, allowing people to use and better understand the developing technology.
A newly issued license by the state DFPS allows an immigrant family detention center to take in children, although some say the prison-like facility should not be a place where children are held.
Nearly one-third of people in the region say they've bribed officials in the past year, according to the report, but a majority believe they can help fight back against corruption.
Alphabet's purchase of the Toronto-based startup highlights Google's propensity for picking up related groups and its focus on enhancing the product suite from within.
A set of three newly discovered, Earth-sized exoplanets are only 40 light years away, and are ideal candidates for the discovery of life outside our solar system, astronomers say.
The Snapchat media-sharing platform processes around 10 billion video views a day, highlighting its teen-driven success that has made it Facebook's top competitor.
A new UN report suggests that, as global surface temperatures continue to rise, outdoor workers will face greater challenges.
While specific details have not been released by the car maker, its new electric vehicle will likely be manufactured to rival the Tesla Model 3, Nissan Leaf, and Chevrolet Bolt.
TSA whistleblowers told a House Committee that the security agency is run by underqualified "bullies," with practices that leave employees disgruntled and travelers at risk.
Elon Musk's private space exploration company has set an ambitious timeline for reaching Mars.