One person's trash is another's source of light and electricity A group of scientists in India have developed a way to recycle discarded lithium-ion laptop batteries into easily charged sources of light
In fact, up in the clouds above its scorching surface, Venus is "probably the most Earth-like environment that's out there," Chris Jones of NASA told Evan Ackerman at IEEE Spectrum. Forget Mars and its
Next step: Unscrambling It has often been said that you can't unscramble an egg. But you might be able to unboil one. When you boil an egg, the heat causes the proteins inside the egg white to tangle clump
How – and where – should you fry the ultimate chips? Veronique Greenwood takes a piping-hot plunge into the secret ways to create fried potato perfection. The very best chips combine a crisp crust with
Earth may have swallowed up a massive planet similar to Mercury in its early history, which formed our planet’s layers and magnetic field allowing life to flourish, researchers at Oxford University suggest.
Mercury's 'dynamic and complex world' revealed by Nasa's Messenger Read more Preparing for the Messenger probe’s final days before it smashes into Mercury, Nasa presented its accomplishments on Thursday,