A hands-on account of a airplane trip gone wrong in which a flight attendant held a pilot inside the plane after an explosion
As radiation escapes Fukushima, the DOE's only research program on the effects of low doses of radiation on people is in trouble
In making a bid for 6,000 new patents, Google wants us to believe it only wants the best for the technology world
Research is beginning to confirm what most of us already suspected about differences between Verizon and AT&T's networks
Cady Coleman likes to play the flute in the International Space Station's windowed observatory during her stay on the ISS
While TV's sanitized war footage has drawn ire, sharing carnage through social media presents new problems
A visualization of the first planets that the Kepler Space Telescope has spotted
What make and model was Radio Raheem's (played by Bill Nunn) famous boombox from the early Spike Lee film?
Hulu brings back the Gold-Plated Era of Web Design for this terrible holiday
A new website, a counterpart to the Internet Archive, tracks how the infrastructure underlying the web is changing
Google's new quasi-social network will be rolling out this week, but what's it about? TechCrunch, GigaOm and TechGrange writers weigh in on the pseudo Like button.
That phone in your pocket is increasingly dependent on a service controlled by a corporate entity subject to public pressure
Relative to a McMansion, it doesn't take much power to peer across the universe at things like the remnants of a supernova
Why'd it take until now to start building new plants out in the desert?
Cute YouTube videos, like this popular one of the slow loris getting tickled, can do a lot more harm than you think
Solar farms in the Mojave shows how green tech can center environmentalism
"I hear that a new order of Knighthood is on the tapis -- O.M.G. (Oh! My God!) -- Shower it on the Admiralty!"