The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the shortlist for the 2013 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. Photographers captured spectacular sights from across our solar system, the galaxy
The Xbox One that you snag on November 22nd (or thereafter) does some pretty neat stuff besides just playing video games: live TV, NFL fantasy league and voice commands for everything. But that's all stuff.
A court in Egypt has dismissed an appeal by the Muslim Brotherhood against a ban on all its "activities" and the seizure of its assets. Lawyers had sought to halt the implementation of the 23 September
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today acknowledged that long-awaited enrollment figures for the rocky first month of Obamacare will be “very low.” “We intend to give you as much as
The U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments Wednesday in a case questioning the use of prayer at government meetings. But first, the marshal will ask "God" to "save the United States and this honorable court."
Katrina Wolfe, a 24-year-old video game designer, wants to live and die on Mars. Mars One, a Netherlands-based private spaceflight project, announced April 22 that it would begin accepting applications
Science & InnovationOnly Human Anna Sumner’s craving for sleep began when she was an 18-year-old high school senior. She thought nothing of it. When it followed her to college, she blamed it on stress.
The jury's still out, but if there's a ghost of crustaceans past, it's definitely coming back to haunt us. Whether or not crustaceans like crabs and lobsters can feel pain remains a hot-button issue. all,
For decades, scientists have used the cells of a woman who died young to conduct research that has prolonged innumerable lives. Now, for the first time, her contribution is to be formally recognised. National
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Greg Jennings hasn't been shy about trashing the Green Bay Packers since making the jump from Lambeau Field to Mall of America Field this offseason, but his most recent
ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Nate Burleson can picture the tattoo in his mind. It was a globe on the man's shoulders with the words, "THE WEIGHT IS A GIFT." Burleson can picture it because it symbolizes what he