Once, people measured their leaders -- and themselves -- one clap at a time.
Before streetlights became the standard way to light cities, town leaders looked to "moonlight towers" to provide mass illumination.
According to a new proposal, our furry little friends allowed us to thrive -- while Neanderthals died out.
The PBS series Off Book considers the impact of this much-hyped technology.
Three of the four thruster pods on the capsule failed to deploy.
"If we are correct, this is the first time we are seeing a planet forming inside its natal environment."
Earth's fires, captured from space
Next up: autonomous boats for maritime disasters
Just one of the "various and ingenious machines" of Captain Agostino Ramelli
A new app is "trying to democratize healthcare" -- in this case, through urinalysis.
Mobile computing has changed the way we communicate, the way we work ... and the way we lounge.
From literature to appointment television, episodic storytelling is flourishing.
The good news: Even astronauts feel like they don't have enough time. The bad: Even astronauts feel like they don't have enough time.
A store lures customers with marionettes that mimic humans.
There may be much more water on the moon than we thought. And that could change everything.
Way better than the Pong-like livestream
Imagine a rock falling from the sky... and not knowing that it's a meteorite.
"It was very strong. I am speechless. It was so strong."
Earth gets hit up to 10 times a year, experts say
"A game changer in sight-affecting diseases"