Apple Inc. has pulled off a string of runaway hits from the iPhone to the iPad that revolutionized every industry it touched. It has become the world's second-most-valuable company, worth more than $300 billion.
Figures released Thursday by Internet tracker eMarketer indicated that more than half of US Internet users log in monthly to Facebook while about 20 million US online adults "tweet."
Researchers from the Stanford Institute for Materials and Energy Science, a joint SLAC-Stanford institute, have seen strong indications of a relationship between the superconductive and magnetic properties of high-temperature ...
In the Mojave Desert just off Interstate 15 on the way to Las Vegas, workers are digging for dirt that may be worth far more than a casino full of chips.
Satellite images are great for creating maps, finding bad guys, and, it turns out, predicting when deadly illnesses may break out.
(AP) -- The six astronauts on Discovery's final flight are making space shuttle history. One never expected to be on board.
Faced with a massive fridge recall in Australia last year, South Korea's LG Electronics did something bold: It tweeted about it.
Just like their human masters, a majority of American pets have a weight problem, a study released Thursday says.
Discovery, the world's most traveled spaceship, thundered into orbit for the final time Thursday, heading toward the International Space Station on a journey that marks the beginning of the end of the shuttle era.
NASA says the launch of an Earth-observing satellite from California has been postponed because of a problem with ground equipment.