Craigslist seller claims to have 'gently used' SpaceX rocket
A chance to own a “gently used” SpaceX rocket could be yours.
Planets in galaxies beyond Milky Way spotted for first time
For the first time, scientists have discovered planets in galaxies beyond the Milky Way.
Interlocked spiral of ancient skeletons unearthed in Mexico City
Modern-day Mexico City is built on top of centuries of previous settlements, so it's not unusual for ancient tombs to occasionally be uncovered...
Egyptian archaeologists discover 4,400-year-old tomb near Cairo
Egyptian archaeologists are hailing the discovery of a 4,400-year-old tomb near the pyramids near Cairo.
Final answer may be near on King Tut tomb mystery
The theory that King Tut's tomb also holds the remains of his stepmother, the legendary Queen Nefertiti, has tantalized Egyptian archaeology for...
Opportunity Mars rover wheels past 14 years of exploration
NASA's Opportunity Mars rover has now been exploring the Red Planet for more than 14 years.
Weird: Naked mole rats don't die of old age
Just when it seemed the naked mole rat couldn't get any weirder, it turns out the buck-toothed, bare-skinned rodents don't even age.
Debris from fallen space shuttle Columbia has new mission 15 years after tragedy
Fifteen years after the space shuttle Columbia and its crew of seven were lost returning home from a 16-day mission, pieces of the winged orbiter...
Meteorites brought water to Earth during the first two million years
A new study of a rare basaltic meteorites called angrites suggests that volatiles, which are elements with relatively low boiling points such as...
Incredible dinosaur 'road' discovery: 'Mother lode' of dino tracks found at NASA site
An incredible dinosaur path, which even shows the tracks of a baby dinosaur, has been discovered at NASA’s Space Flight Center.
Signal detected by amateur astronomer came from long-lost satellite, NASA confirms
An amateur astronomer has made contact with a long-lost NASA satellite, the agency announced Tuesday (Jan. 30).
Oldest fossil of 'missing link' dinosaur discovered in Germany
Germany's Bavaria region is known today for its green hills and valleys, studded with whimsical castles and breweries. During the Jurassic period,...