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.
An outburst on the sun on Friday caused some beautiful sights here on Earth last night.
Researchers exploit a crack in Yelp's data to answer the question of just how much Yelp reviews affect consumer behavior.
NASA's Cassini mission captures the planet's rings and the shadows they cast as the seasons change.
And what about tweaking them a bit in the process to, say, make them less of a threat to humans?