Better to lose your foot than your life, at least if you're a snail.
A private rocket is set to launch toward the International Space Station next week, and viewers in Florida will have an awesome view.
Contrary to rumor, Harry Potter novelist J.K. Rowling is not signed up to ride into space with Virgin Galactic, company founder Sir Richard Branson wrote in a tongue-in-cheek update today (Oct. 2).
Although vitamin D boosts the immune system, taking large doses of the nutrient does not appear to ward off colds, a new study from New Zealand says.
Ancient colonies of plankton were surprisingly good at cooperation, according to a new look at a very old fossil.
For the first time, scientists have peered down to the level of a single electron and observed quantum states that had only been theorized before.
According to Space Daily, a group of scientists at MIT have started to measure the radius of a black hole lying at the center of a distant galaxy. The radius is defined as the closest point matter can approach before being pulled into the black hole.