Mars One hopes to lure investors with an opportunity to send marketing materials all the way to the Red Planet.
Apple doesn't need to make cars. Its software -- iOS, Siri, Maps, and apps -- needs to be integrated into Tesla's terrestrial and extraterrestrial vehicles.
Sending e-mails or online shopping while orbiting the Earth in outer-space seems like the stuff of science fiction movies. But in this Daily Debrief, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Rafe Needleman discuss how NASA is working to make these far-fetched ideas a reality.
Traces of water and organic compounds could be all around us, floating around space on ubiquitous interplanetary dust particles.
Big Bird may be generating lots of political buzz this campaign season, but the blue monster's sphere of influence is now interplanetary.
NASA is using a comet-watching spacecraft to test new interplanetary networking protocols. The concepts are also being applied to similarly flaky networks back home.
NASA and the European Space Agency have successfully tested something called the Disruption Tolerant Networking (DTN) protocol, which they hope will provide Internet-like communications in space.
Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz, and Volvo are aboard for the launch of the operating system, which lets drivers access various iPhone functions through a car's built-in screen, says a report.
Leaked screenshots of OS 6.0 show that the updated firmware will come with several new features, including the ability to go fully keyless.
The seasons are shifting on some Martian sand dunes, and NASA has a fascinating photo of the thaw to share.