The experimental LightSail spacecraft has lost communication with Earth due to a software glitch. So far, attempts to initiate a reboot have been unsuccessful.
Astronomers have pieced together Hubble data to observe a collision between knots of matter in the jet of a supermassive black hole for the first time.
The search giant has a low-cost contraption made of cardboard that can turn any smartphone into a virtual reality headset. The goal: mass appeal.
After years of research, a team of scientists has synthesised spider silk in a laboratory setting.
A wasp that leaves its victims helplessly uncoordinated before dragging them away gets named after the paralyzing apparitions from the "Harry Potter" series.
Using an array of loudspeakers, researchers have created swirling vortices of sound that were used to manipulate microscopic particles.
The German firm, which helped clients build augmented-reality apps, appears to have transferred its shares to Apple.
Google's Advanced Technologies and Products Team (ATAP) developed an interactive fabric that can control music, lights and more.
Exposure to traffic noises doesn't just make us madder. It may also make us fatter, according to a new study from Sweden.
Don't believe the hype, there's no planetary alignment capable of causing "the Big One," just a viral video devoid of any real facts.
The chief executive of Facebook's virtual-reality outfit won't say exactly how much its consumer headset will cost when it launches next year. But he has a ballpark range.
A 19-year-old college student in England contracted a microscopic parasite called Acanthamoeba that started eating her left eye. The other scary part: how she got it.
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