Hubble has captured a stunning photo of a baby star in close proximity to both a light nebula and a dark nebula overlapping.
Since the 1950s, probes sent into space have been sending back data that reveal eerie sounds from the vastness of the galaxy.
The terms of service for Amazon's new e-book subscription offering mean uncertainty for self-published Kindle authors, whose work is automatically rolled into the program.
Scribd and Oyster's all-you-can-read e-book subscription services add 'Big 5' publisher's backlist titles.
Parents, take note: the "Netflix of books" has added a generous selection of children's titles, including dozens from Disney Publishing.
Oyster has grown its library of books available to its all-you-can-eat subscribers to more than 100,000 titles. CEO Eric Stromberg told CNET how it happened, and how the company is changing the world of reading.
Newly measured distance to stellar debris in the northern sky links it more firmly to an explosion observers saw in 1181.
This annual crowd-pleaser -- one of the most spectacular sky shows you'll ever see -- is about to hit its peak.
This month, a spectacular sight is coming to the nighttime sky. Here's the lowdown on how you can catch a glimpse of the Perseids.
Road Trip 2011: CNET gets a taste of the best that can be had on a train--the Venice-Simplon Orient Express' British Pullman, an 11-carriage exercise in luxury and good times.