A glitch suffered by SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket shortly after launch Sunday night (Oct. 7) caused a telecommunications satellite to be placed in the wrong orbit, the satellite's owner says.
The male chromosome of an Eastern European house mouse has infiltrated Western Europe, creating a hybrid strain of “supermice” with extra-high sperm counts.
NASA says a small bright object detected on Mars is likely a piece of plastic from the Curiosity rover.
The San Diego Zoo's newest giant panda cub got another checkup Tuesday (Oct. 9) and vets say he's about to sprout some baby teeth.
Blame it on the wind. Again.
The University of Colorado-Boulder has announced that a scientist and lecturer in its physics department has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in physics. Here are the details.
All was calm on Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula when NASA's Terra satellite passed over at noon local time on Saturday (Oct. 6). Or so it seemed.