Get an Up-Close Look at Fiery Antares Rocket Explosion
Newly released video shows just how much of an inferno erupted when Orbital Sciences'' Antares rocket blew up just seconds after launch on Oct. 28.
Blu-Ray Movies Supercharge Solar Panels
The next big thing in solar cells might just be an old Jackie Chan movie.
T-Minus 1,000 Days for America''s Total Solar Eclipse
Skywatchers have begun a 1,000-day countdown to America''s coast-to-coast total solar eclipse, and it''s not too early to start making plans.
NASA Pledges $5 Million in Prizes for ''Cube Quest''
NASA has announced a new "Centennial Challenge," where teams from the public compete to create space-age technology, and this one is the biggest yet.
Amazing Feet: Centipede''s Genome Is Sequenced
Scientists say the genetic data provide fresh insight into how life developed on our planet.
3-D Printer in Space Makes First Object: A Spare Part
The first 3-D printer to fly in space has manufactured its first useful object on the International Space Station: a replacement print head.
90,000 Messages Will Be Beamed to Mars on Friday
Radio telescopes will beam tens of thousands of messages to Mars to help celebrate the 50th anniversary of Red Planet exploration.
Cats Rule, Dogs Drool? Physicists Study How Pets Drink
Web videos showing that "cats rule and dogs drool" have new evidence to support that felinophilic sentiment, at least when it comes to drinking.
How Vultures Can Eat Rotting Flesh Without Getting Sick
Vultures have evolved a strong gut that helps them avoid getting sick when they feast on rotting flesh, according to a newly published study.
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The 1962 Nobel Prize that biologist James Watson won for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA is going on the auction block Dec. 4.