A new report and video show how dust from an ancient lakebed in Africa is critical to plant growth on another continent.
Information from the Planck space telescope helped create a stunning new map. It's also shedding light on dark matter and the origins of the universe.
It takes a mighty wind to keep stars from forming. Researchers have found one in a galaxy far, far away -- and NASA made a short movie about it.
How it shakes out will profoundly affect the way we all use computing devices, warns high-profile developer Tim Bray. And should we cede so much control to Apple and Google?
Don't destroy your existing tech by exposing it to the elements. Here are some gadgets ready-made for aquatic and summer adventures.
Martian dust can wreak havoc with sensitive equipment, so researchers have created a chamber that lets them simulate the Martian surface -- dust and all -- before that equipment heads to the Red Planet.
NASA's orbiting Mars probe has spotted two surprises in the Red Planet's atmosphere: an unexplained dust cloud and a deep ultraviolet aurora.
For the first time, astronomers have captured images of a rare type of asteroid that rotates so quickly it literally cracks itself up.
The Lego Hulk Buster Smash set pits Tony Stark against the incredible Hulk in a brick-built dust-up. Check out our pictures of this epic face-off.
The service advisory issued by Nikon will give owners of the D600 some peace of mind when it comes to the oft-reported dust issues.