Chris McCrary

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SpaceX has released an incredible new video of its historic rocket landing

It sounds ridiculous that an explosive tube taller than a building could fling a satellite into space, fall back to Earth, and stick a landing on a wobbly ship at sea.<p>But seeing is believing.<p>SpaceX, the rocket company owned by tech mogul Elon Musk, released an incredible new video on Instagram on …

Space Travel

Iran sanctions 15 U.S. firms, citing human rights abuses and Israel ties

© Reuters. Man carries giant flag made of flags of Iran, Palestine, Syria and Hezbollah, during ceremony marking the 37th anniversary of the Islamic …

South Asia

Lab-grown meniscus could one day prevent arthritis in knees

San Diego researchers have reported a medical milestone: They’ve grown a whole meniscus, the slippery crescent of cartilage that cushions the knee …

UC San Diego

Don't Freak, But a Computer Ump Just Called a Baseball Game

During the summer, San Rafael's Albert Park baseball stadium typically draws around 450 people to watch the minor-league San Rafael Pacifics. On this …

Fantasy Football

Debris may belong to missing Malaysia Airlines jet

Investigators in France are preparing to examine a barnacle-encrusted piece of a Boeing 777 found this week on a remote Indian Ocean island, hoping to resolve at least some of the mystery surrounding the long-vanished<p>Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.<p>Aviation experts professed near certainty that the …

NASA space telescope discovers Earth's closest rocky neighbor

NASA researchers working with the Spitzer Space Telescope announced on Thursday that they had indeed found the closest rocky exoplanet to our own. It's a tiny burg called HD 219134b that's just 21 light years from Earth in the Cassiopeia constellation, near the North Star. It was first spotted with …