Hollywood genetically engineers some boffo box office
Ten sci-tech moments that mattered in 2006
Next step: the moon, brought to you by your local fast food chain.
In a wide-ranging interview with PopularScience.com, Aldrin talks about a mission to Mars, 34 years of sobriety and the future of American leadership in space.
The first color photo of Pluto, a warm-blooded fish, and much more
It's a new policy for the International Astronomical Union.
An awkward goodbye
Plus, hairy ice
It may be blurry, but it's a feat for ground-based observations in visible light — and it could help verify possible exoplanets around other stars.
Google Voice and other unsettling things
The way we categorize things is actually important
To reach the bottom of all five oceans, this Texas businessman commissioned “the most significant vehicle since Apollo 11.”
You can call a star, a distant planet or a faraway galaxy anything you want, but it might not hold water with astronomers.
Plus, lava lamp art
Plus the robotic pig surgeon
Plus the pentaquark
It wasn't about gender or race. It was much simpler.
Naming things in space can get political.