Using technology called carbon nanotubes, Big Blue takes a significant step on a years-long path to secure the computing industry's future as today's chipmaking technologies run out of steam.
Mass spectrometry could be the key to solving more crimes by identifying how long fingerprints have been on the scene.
The space agency has just announced plans to fly to an asteroid, snag a boulder, fly back toward Earth and put the rock in orbit around the moon. Because science.
Luju Ojha is a graduate student, guitarist and scientific jack-of-all-trades who helped find water on Mars, all at an age when many people are still living in their parents' basement.
Oddsmakers apply statistical science to pick sports winners, but CNET's Eric Mack says one handicapper seems to have ignored the stats when picking the team of scientists to win the race to Mars.
A genomics institute in China plans to bring a brand new kind of pet into the world -- customizable mini-pigs.
NASA's 3D Printed Habitat Challenge has come to an end, with the top prize going to a conical house that would be made of ice.
This week's episode of the The Fix is all about video. Find out how to shoot, edit, and share video with friends and family.
A new technique uses the sun and moon as backgrounds to capture visuals of supersonic shock waves as a crazy-fast jet breaks the sound barrier.
A 60-year-old is the first person in a test to see whether the foundational cells can help reverse a vision problem called macular degeneration. Early results should arrive in December.