To win the Google Lunar XPrize, you not only need to land a rover on the moon by the end of 2015, you'll also need to send high-definition footage back to Earth to document the journey. We join Team Part-Time Scientists in Germany for an early systems test.
Eighteen teams are in a race to get to the moon, with a $30 million payoff. Team Part-Time Scientists recently explored a simulated lunar surface in Bremen, Germany.
With an eye on the Lunar X Prize, a 100-member team of experts are trying to develop quick-response rover technology they hope will alter the way robots explore the moon and beyond.
For the second time, scientists have detected gravitational waves emanating from a collision between two black holes.
A newly discovered beetle gets a very big name as Star Wars-fan scientists pay tribute to everyone's favorite tall, furry alien.
The Orion Nebula holds some surprises for scientists as they peer into its heart and dream of hidden planets.
It's the biggest haul since the K2 mission began.
Researchers at a Canadian university learn that dead mouths do tell tales in new research that examined teeth from the 1700s and 1800s.
'Cyborg' robot built out of sea slug muscle and 3D printing
The company is trying to reimagine itself as a nerve center for music video culture, overhauling its app (again) to give its identity more edge.