The future Earth (near future, that is) will be a very different place because of climate change, and some of these changes are already happening.
NASA considered a number of astronaut mobility systems for lunar missions, including this awesome little flying platform.
Gliese 832c is a large Earth-like planet that astronomers believe may be able to support human life. This is good news, if you're in need of a new home.
Astronomers use several methods for measuring distances to interstellar objects, with varying degrees of precision.
This isn't the end of the world. We promise.
Mice given a genetically-modified version of E. coli gained less weight than mice not given the altered bacteria, which is pretty great for the mice, and might even work on you.
Taller than the Comcast building in Philly, a wall of that height would cast some shadow over Tornado Alley.
The chutes will slow the capsule's speed from 20,000 mph to just 20 mph as it returns to earth.
A group of university students are teaming up to create a mission to send photos, video, audio clips, and messages to the surface of Mars by 2017.
A group of Canadian scientists discover a molecule in some fungus that can entirely disable the antibiotic resistance of some germs.