Can you afford that house? Use Google's mortgage calculator to find out if you can swing the monthly payment.
Superman's solar power actually contravenes the laws of physics, according to a team of students at the University of Leicester.
A star chart carved into the ceiling of an ancient tomb in Japan is believed to be the world's oldest, and may show the sky as it was seen from China.
The annual RoboCup competition features humanoid robots trying, and sometimes failing, to play the beautiful game in a series of soccer tournaments.
NASA's heliophysics missions capture a once-in-a-lifetime event: Venus' transit across the surface of the sun.
After he realized that the distance between San Francisco and San Diego was 501 miles, 501st Legion member Kevin Doyle decided to walk to Comic-Con to honor his late wife.
Stephen Hawking gets together with betting chain Paddy Power to offer his brain power in predicting likely winners.
A Google research scientist spills the beans on an artificial-intelligence project that tries to calculate the calories in your food porn pictures -- and learns from its mistakes.
A team of astronomers has calculated the weight of the Milky Way to a high degree of precision by observing stars outside the galactic disc.
A tattoo magazine and a Brazilian ad agency are behind SkinBook, a creepy little notebook with pages of synthetic human skin. It's designed for artists to "sketch" ideas into, protecting real human skin from the ravages of inexperienced tattooers while they practice their craft.