New research contends that the Milky Way alone is flush with billions of potentially habitable planets -- and that's just one sliver of the universe.
It was a windy, blustery day when Google Lunar XPrize team Hakuto took to the dunes in Hamamatsu to test their rovers. We were there to capture the proceedings.
There's reason to believe that other planets might be better for supporting life as we know it, and they might not even be that far off, cosmically speaking.
Fed up with wobbly beach umbrellas that take flight at the slightest breeze? The DrillBeach might be just the thing for you.
Photographer Roland Miller has made it a mission to document space launch sites abandoned across America.
This limited-edition watch features sand from the "Star Wars" set of Tatooine in Tunisia, and is proudly worn by none other than Chewbacca himself.
Tom Hardy takes on the role of Mad Max as the sand flies in a first-look trailer for the 2015 post-apocalyptic film.
You don't need to be Darth Vader to have fun with your own Death Star. This inflatable "Star Wars" space station from ThinkGeek lights up and is impervious to destruction from Rebels -- unless they have a sharp object.
Taiwan is the next country to get sleek the Android tablet with tantalising specs.
"You have opened a door to hell and invited the devil to England!" says a character in a trailer for an upcoming BBC television show.