A Harvard student group is encouraging its members to tweet their sins.
With Arctic Ice reaching record lows this summer, new passages from Europe to the Pacific are opening up, even to a sailboat.
NASA's Dawn spacecraft has documented strange "pitted terrain" on the asteroid, which seems to be the result of water that has "degassed into space."
Webpages from six historical events over the last three years have disappeared faster than they could be archived.
The infamous Literary Digest poll of 1936 predicted Alf Landon would defeat President Roosevelt. Were telephones to blame?
New data from NASA's Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes capture light that traveled 13.2 billion light years, making the galaxy nearly as old as the Universe.
The unfortunate size of office paper is why we double-space our documents.
Meet GoldieBlox, the lady engineer who hopes to unseat the princesses from their toy-store thrones
The attacks on U.S. missions abroad this week have been a test for Google's "bias in favor of free expression."
Those were the days.
No hype allowed.
Sometimes, even when it's nice out, you just want to curl up with a good book and a mug of hot chocolate.
Earlier administrations "had a bunch of plates in there," he tells Vanity Fair. "I'm not a dish guy.
Astronaut Frank Culbertson watched from the Space Station as the attacks unfolded on the ground.
Women: Have you been struggling to use a computer? And forget about the Internet -- too hard. Good news: a series of books will help, you just need to speak French.
The little rover is on the go, and NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter was there to document it.
Artist John Clang's series Being Together seeks to document our relationships even with people thousands of miles away.
Chinese demand for ivory is driving conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
A look at what Voyager has seen in its years in space.