A rare close flyby of a comet near Mars put NASA's orbiters in a potentially dangerous situation, but also allowed them to study the moving space object.
The victims of Mount Vesuvius, preserved in ash for nearly 2,000 years, have been CT scanned, revealing details of their lives.
Astronomers have obtained direct images of an exoplanet moving around a star 63 light-years from Earth.
Manufacturers have included a multitude of settings and advanced cooking technology in new ovens to make cooking easier. All these enhancements have made your oven manual required reading. Here are seven things you'll learn from your instruction guide.
An astronaut aboard the space station uses a controller with force feedback to sense what a robot is touching on Earth and guide it to complete a simple job.
Experiments have demonstrated that it's possible to de-spin and redirect asteroids with high-powered lasers.
Saturn's outermost ring is the most active ring in the solar system. New models reveal how it came into being.
One of the most spectacular night sky shows of the year is here, and the pesky moon isn't around this time to spoil it. Here's how to take it in.
You have to be careful where you swim these days. You just might bump into a piece of a European rocket.
Technically Incorrect: As the Queen Juliana Bridge in Holland is being restored, two of the project's cranes mysteriously collapse.