Oops Way back in 2010, Gliese 581g made waves as “the Goldilocks planet”. It was the first planet scientists found within the habitable zone—the region around a star where it’s not too hot and not too
Don't toss a device because of a shattered screen or broken headphone jack. A few easy repairs will keep your gadgets running longer. Don't toss a device because of a shattered screen or broken headphone
Physicists had to compress the fuel to twice the density of the core of the sun. U.S. physicists are reporting they've created more energy than ever before from a laser-triggered fusion reaction. Fusion
Carina's young stars kick off views of Mars, Saturn, and the skies of Chile, seen in the week's best space pictures. Young stars burst from a crescent-shaped cradle in the constellation Carina, revealed
Changing Planet This image of 190,000-light-years-distant supernova remnant E0102 combines both an x-ray view from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory and an optical view from the Hubble Space Telescope.
TravelIntelligent Travel Whether you’re hoping to get in some grade-A scuba time or explore a tropical forest, the Caribbean has you covered. Here are three petite lodges that pack a real luxury punch
Our universe may reside within a vast, black hole. Let's rewind the clock. Before humans existed, before Earth formed, before the sun ignited, before galaxies arose, before light could even shine, there
In the high desert of Chile, a giant telescope’s eye has opened ours to the true beauty of a well-known star cluster. Best of all, the starry bauble strikes the observer’s eyes from near the tip of a Scorpion’s
Sea "snakes," special buoys, and mechanical carpets are aimed at making wave energy viable. Off the southern coast of Australia, a new effort is under way to capture the energy embedded in ocean swells.
Venezuela's government has been trying to silence protests over shortages of basic goods, and that crackdown appears to be extending into the digital realm as well. A Twitter spokesperson tells Engadget
Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. Solar power just got a big boost as Ivanpah, the world's biggest
Buying clothes online while you're lazing around in your underwear is a wonderful thing, but the tricky part is figuring out if that ironic t-shirt really flatters your figure. That's why eBay just bought
While WhatsApp just agreed to a $19 billion acquisition deal with Facebook, the social network wasn't the first to approach the messaging service with a very generous proposal. According to Forbes, Google