A mobile e-mail company Thursday filed a lawsuit against Microsoft for misusing its proprietary technology.
This week Spirit drove to an outcrop area informally named "Algonquin." On sol 685, Spirit successfully drove for 15 meters (49 feet) and prepared for a series of robotic-arm activities planned for sol 687 to 690 at Algonquin. ...
The Mars Journal, a new peer-reviewed online open-access scholarly journal, has published its first two papers. The first paper is a 4-page editorial entitled "The Mars Journal" by David A. Paige of the Dept. of Earth and ...
A lighting concept unveiled Wednesday at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y., uses modular LED panels to allow instant room lighting changes.
A University of California-Davis scientist is criticizing the British practice of killing wild badgers to prevent tuberculosis in cattle.
A scientist at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City is proposing a novel solution to the dwindling number of U.S. honey bees.
The fossil of a previously unknown water bird that lived some 125 million years ago has been found in sandstone near Inner Mongolia in northeast China.
Scientists working at the University of Navarra in Spain say they have developed a more efficient laser crystal.
The European Space Agency says it will launch the second satellite in the Meteosat Second Generation family Dec. 21 from Kourou, French Guiana.
Oregon Health and Science University researchers say they've discovered a gene that appears to control how stem cells become brain cells.