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NASA spots real 'Death Star' vaporizing a mini planet

Maybe "Star Wars" isn't so fictional after all. NASA's Kepler space telescope discovers a dead star chowing down on a small rocky object.

By October 22, 2015


Ford recalls nearly half a million cars for fuel tank troubles

The Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan require fixes after the automaker discovered the potential for a fire.

By November 23, 2015


Sensitive instrument hunts for water in interstellar space

Where there's water in the universe, there might be life. SEPIA, an instrument mounted on a telescope in the Chilean desert, might help astronomers find both.

By November 4, 2015


Appliance Science: The bright physics of light and color

How does color work, and how does the type of light source you use affect the colors you see? Appliance Science looks at the science of light and color.

By November 2, 2015


Saturn moon Enceladus is like a giant chocolate-covered cherry

A new analysis has NASA thinking differently about the ocean found beneath the icy crust of a Saturn moon.

By September 15, 2015


Brew fancy with these premium coffeemakers

Whether its the best drip you can make at home or robotic smarts there's a slick coffeemaker here for you.

By August 19, 2015


Campfire Lyra: Advancing the outer limits of in-ear headphone sound

Campfire Audio is a new headphone company based in Portland, Oregon. Its new Lyra is a knockout!

By August 15, 2015


Lt. Uhura from 'Star Trek' is hopping on a NASA plane

Nichelle Nichols, the actress who played Lt. Nyota Uhura on "Star Trek," is going back to space. Sort of. She'll take part in a NASA image-capturing flight in September.

By August 4, 2015


KitchenAid Siphon Brewer gives delicious coffee a learning curve

The new $250 KitchenAid Siphon Brewer makes fantastically tasty coffee using vacuum and vapor pressure, but is tricky to operate and clean.

By June 14, 2015


Hubble spies water vapor plumes on Jupiter's Europa

Jupiter's moon Europa appears to be venting off water vapor plumes that may be connected to a hidden ocean.

By December 13, 2013