Cassini gears up for final look at Saturn's icy...

NASA’s Cassini mission is gearing up for the home stretch, as the Saturn-orbiting spacecraft...

NASA's new small rocket launch pad is open

A new NASA launch pad has been unveiled at the Kennedy Space Center in...

Put a toy chicken on your head to boost...

Telling a child that a toy chicken is a hat may actually help with...

Reports: Blood doping, PED use rampant in Olympic sports

Documents allegedly containing the leaked blood test data of thousands of athletes claims to...

How do we acquire tastes?

The saying goes that you miss 100% of the shots you don’t take--but if it’s your first shot of whiskey, or vodka you probably...

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Hitchhiking robot journey ends following vandalism in Philly

This is why we can’t have nice things: A child-sized hitchhiking robot that was quickly becoming a social media...

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NASA's new quad-copter vehicle acts as buddy for rovers

NASA engineers are developing a quad-copter-like vehicle that would be used with off-world rovers to map terrain ahead of...

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No shots necessary: How bees naturally vaccinate their young

Unlike humans, there aren’t any anti-vaxxers amongst the bee population, as the pollinating insects naturally immunize their offspring against...