UC Berkeley astronomers announced today the first discovery of a helical magnetic field in interstellar space, coiled like a snake around a gas cloud in the constellation of Orion.
A team of astronomers led by McGill University graduate student Jason Hessels has discovered the fastest-spinning neutron star, or pulsar, ever found. The 20-mile-diameter superdense pulsar, which at 716 revolutions per second ...
A tiny galaxy has given astronomers a glimpse of a time when the first bright objects in the universe formed, ending the dark ages that followed the birth of the universe.
Researchers in Ireland and Britain are revealing details about two 2-millennia-old bodies found in Irish peat bogs.
An industry group Thursday pledged to urge the continued development of universal specifications for broadband delivery over electric power lines.
Allocation of India's telecom spectrum may become a ministerial-level issue in the near future, it was reported Thursday.
The Macworld Expo show floor buzzed with its usual annual energy Wednesday as hundreds of vendors and thousands of attendees converged to discuss new products, Apple's recently introduced hardware and upcoming technologies. ...
The trio of high-powered satellites that will be built by Boeing will support upgraded wireless service in North and South America.
Sonofusion works, according the latest volley in the argument over the feasibility of acoustically driven nuclear fusion.
A team of U.S. and Australian astronomers is announcing today that they have, for the first time, precisely measured the mass of a millisecond pulsar -- a tiny, dead star spinning hundreds of times every second. This result ...