NASA Photo Shows A Psychedelic PlutoA false-color image of the dwarf planet reveals previously hidden features on its surface.
Coming Soon: Ice Cream That Doesn't Melt In The SunAdding a newly created protein to ice cream could help it withstand melting even on the hottest days.
Massive Study Finds Universe Is Slowly DyingIn the largest survey of its kind, scientists mapped the energy output of part of the universe and found it is losing energy.
Researchers Set Quantum Teleportation Record Of 15 MilesQuantum information from one particle was instantly sent between two light particles separated by 15 miles of optical fiber.
Space Agency: Comet Lander Settled In The Shadow Of A CliffThe European Space Agency's Philae lander is safely on the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko but a nearby cliff is partially blocking it's solar panels, potentially limiting its lifespan.
Scientists: Earth's Magnetic Field Could Flip In Our LifetimeScientists are estimating that Earth’s magnetic fields could flip sooner than originally believed.
For The Love Of ScienceThe school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.
At The Frontiers Of ScienceWorking with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.
STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational PriorityInnovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.
Data: Earth's Magnetic Field Weakening 10 Times Faster Than Originally ThoughtEuropean astronomers say the Earth's magnetic field could flip so that compasses would point south.
Astronomers Find Star That Will Gobble Up Its PlanetsKepler-56 will devour two of its planets as it balloons into a red giant.
Astronomers Spot Most Earth-Like Planet YetKepler-186f is a rocky planet that orbits a red dwarf star 500 light years away and exists in the Goldilocks zone, where conditions for life may be just right.