Here's a mind-blowing, 1.5-billion-pixel portrait of our nearest spiral galaxy neighbor.
The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in the days of ancient Rome left two cities almost perfectly preserved, as Pompeii and Herculaneum were quickly buried in ash.
Virtually everything needs sugar to survive, though scientists have now discovered a bacterium that survives solely on electricity. This is both terrifying and extremely cool.
Water might be the building block of human life, but the stuff can do a ton of damage to our tech and materials — but some wicked cool new tech could change that.
It seems like every numbskull with a bit of sky above him is trying to fly a drone these days, but these guys have taken the hobby and turned it into something awesome.
It’s one of the most beautiful phenomena in existence, but scientists still don’t know exactly how the Aurora Borealis works. So we’re going to shoot some rockets into it.
As the mind and money behind cutting-edge companies like SpaceX and Tesla Motors, it’s no surprise billionaire Elon Musk is already trying to solve problems we don’t even have yet.
We're now one step closer to living in the 2015 promised by Back to the Future Part II.
SpaceX's technology guru has high hopes for his high-speed passenger pod system.
The big brains at NASA are accustomed to designing high-tech vehicles used to explore some of the harshest environments in the solar system — but now they’ve set their sights back on planet Earth.