The solar-powered probe slipped into orbit around Ceres Friday, kicking off the first close-range observations of a dwarf planet
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After a two-year hiatus, the Large Hadron Collider will restart soon, twice as strong and with some "dark" mysteries to unlock
NASA captured five years' worth of amazing footage of the sun in a stunning, explosive five minutes
Whether your dream date is a dashing Prince Charming, a nice farm girl or a fellow vegan, here's where to find them
A new study finds early human garbage dumps may have played a role in the evolution of dogs from wolves
More than $5 million of the $30 million purse has been doled out so far; here's how the winning teams have done it
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How modern technology has transformed the playing field for spies and hackers all over the world
Satellite photos show our planet in amazing 4K resolution
NOAA found drier than average conditions in the West, adding to concerns about about a long-term drought
Apple is defending its Apple Pay service, saying that hackers are only exploiting their product after obtaining stolen credit card data
Players can get a more immersive gaming experience with these VR options coming from game makers this year
Beer found at the bottom of the Baltic Sea has hints of soured milk, burnt rubber and a "goaty taste"
Scientists followed the distinct song of the Jerdon's babbler, not heard since 1941
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Research suggests that billions of years ago, half of Mars was covered in a mile-deep sea that disappeared into space
Researchers find that the insect known for pouncing on its prey has one of nature's most intricate jumps
HBO's streaming service may be coming soon: Will "Game of Thrones" fans cut the cord when they can get their show online?
As it prepares for an initial public offering, the online crafts marketplace has knit together a quirky business
Study finds that in 15 years, floods driven by climate change and development will put $52 billion and 54 million people at risk
"We realized that the tail was displaying rapid motion in a matter of only a few minutes! It was just incredible!"
A GPS tracker inside a shoe keep tabs on your tots no matter where they toddle off to
Three engineering grad students think they have a portable solution to the problem of cell phones running out of juice
The ice that freezes and floats on Arctic waters is thinning at a steadier and faster rate than researchers previously thought
Discovered in Ethiopia, the find predates other fossils of our genus, Homo, and helps redraw science's view of man's evolution
Despite its claim that its foray into offering wireless services is limited, Google clearly see a large potential prize