Air Force rocket to launch NASA satellite

NASA says its GeneSat-1 spacecraft will be carrying bacteria inside a miniature laboratory when it's launched into orbit Monday by a U.S. Air Force rocket.

Orangutan release may begin next year

The first 90 of more than 1,000 orangutans are to be released in early 2007 in two areas of Borneo as part of a project to save the species.

China's autumn warmer than usual

The China Meteorological Administration has said the country has experienced its warmest autumn in more than half a century.

The Evolution of Human Diet

A University of Arkansas professor’s most recent work addresses the question of how human eating habits have evolved over millions of years.

Intel Demonstrates Its First Mobile Wimax Baseband Chip

Intel Corporation today announced design completion of its first mobile WiMAX baseband chip. Combined with the company’s previously announced single-chip, multi-band WiMAX/Wi-Fi radio, the pair creates a complete chipset ...

Dramatic snake colour-change mystery solved

The mystery surrounding a snake that undergoes a spectacular colour change has been solved by ANU ecologists who have found that the skin of the green python – which begins life either bright yellow or red – transforms ...

page 1 from 3