Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.
The crew of the Enterprise walked in front of cameras for the first time on 27 November 1964 -- but the legendary TV show nearly didn't make it to the screen.
The actress talks with Conan O'Brien about the anxiety "Game of Thrones" actors feel each time they get a new script.
Kickstarter projects that received not even a single dollar of love have been collected into an archive of futility that is equal parts sad and amusing.
Venture capitalist Saul Klein says big companies shouldn't jeer when Google buys Nest for $3.2 billion or Facebook buys WhatsApp for $22 billion. Of course, he's a salesman with a job to do.
Just in time for Halloween, a new video tackles the chemistry behind dying, including whether or not our hair keeps growing after we're gone.
A beautiful image captured by the Hubble telescope shows in glorious detail the contours of the Butterfly Nebula.
Humans could begin moving to Mars as soon as 2024 as part of an ambitious Dutch reality-TV/space-exploration project, but a few MIT students say it might not be so simple.
Real "Star Wars" parents try to forget the prequels happened, and don't you even utter the words Jar Jar Binks in this household.
These anatomically correct chocolate skulls on Etsy make for the perfect Halloween centerpiece or creepy holiday treat.