Two strong earthquakes hit one of Iceland's largest volcanoes, and scientists are monitoring for an eruption, which would be its first in 98 years.
Researchers hope to find signs Proxima b could support life.
Derrick Pitts, Franklin Institute chief astronomer discusses the discovery of a rocky nearby planet that could be the closest possible home for life outside of this solar system.
Scientists have discovered a planet that appears to be similar to Earth circling the star closest to the sun.
Arctic sea ice is melting faster than models predicted, and it is already wildly, maybe permanently, changing the planet.
Hackers will have to access the actual hardware in order to intercept the information, explains Alexander Ling from NUS' Center for Quantum Technologies.
Scientists say Arctic sea ice is melting at a much faster pace than any model had suggested was possible.
James Crawford, Orbital Insight CEO, explains how data analysis from satellite imagery can help investors.
David Poeppel, New York University professor, explains why some songs are likely to stick in you mind than others.
OSLO, Aug 18- Scientists on Thursday set the outlines of a report on how to restrict global warming to a limit agreed last year by world leaders- even though the temperature threshold is at risk of being breached already. Thelma Krug, a Brazilian scientist who led the four-day meeting in Geneva, said it will also cast the fight against climate change as part of a wider...
Baton Rouge's record floods indicate either an extremely rare event, or a new normal.
"Range anxiety" — the belief that electric cars can't drive far enough on a charge, does not seem to be true for the majority of trips.
*Philadelphia semiconductor index hits 16- year high. Aug 15- U.S. stocks rose again to all-time highs on Monday, extending their record-setting climb of the past few weeks as a rally in oil lifted energy shares, while materials also gained. "We're moving from an interest-rate-driven bull market to an earnings-driven secular bull market," said Jeffrey Saut, chief...
*Philadelphia semiconductor index hits 16- year high. The CBOE volatility index also called Wall Street's "fear gauge" edged up slightly, but remained near year-lows suggesting the markets were in a risk-on mode. "Our sense is that we're still in this Goldilocks period where it's a sweet spot for equities and that will not change probably until the next rate hike,"...
The mid-Atlantic states are under heat alerts, and the steamy weather may make roaches take flight, NBC reports.
GE installed a wireless sensor network to detect and predict when volcanoes erupt, and is capturing the scientific trip on social media.
The Greenland shark lives at least 400 years,
The Perseid meteor shower will peak on Aug. 12, and NASA has some tips on how to watch it.
Highlights of Mars' surface, taken by the HiRISE camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
An MIT team developed "self-shading windows" they say can turn totally opaque several times faster than current designs.