Just in time for the new moon, the Delta Aquarid showers peak on Monday and Tuesday and the Perseid showers start to get under way.
Research on gamblers by two scientists show much more subtle pattern emerging in lucky streaks than mere chance.
The iPhone maker just nabbed the 5-year-old company in another example of its discrete acquisition push.
Daredevil asteroid 2014 RC slid by close to Earth Sunday, but it may have left a parting gift in the form of a meteorite crater in Nicaragua.
Police in Nebraska receive a tip on the location where a man -- who allegedly violated parole -- poured ice on himself.
Netflix made headlines last year at the Emmy television awards, but a deeper look shows the awards are no faster to recognize online programming than they were for cable.
These showers are so stunning that Google even dedicated an animated Doodle to the celestial show.
It's a great week for celestial gazing with both a supermoon and the year's best meteor shower lighting things up, but the best view is also from out of this world.
If you want to make some life changes but tend to care more about your health bar than your actual health, gamifying your goals with an app like this one can help.
The Big G's investment arm Google Ventures is sending $100m to Europe to fund the next Spotify, Soundcloud or Skype.