The science of how technology affects happiness needs a huge statistical upgrade. A new paper charts a path toward better research.
The hour is one of cycling's oldest and most prestigious records: How far can one person ride a bicycle in 60 minutes?
Yes, China recently landed there, but you're kind of asking the wrong question.
On the first day of the year, NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft captured an icy world 4 billion miles away. Here’s what the photos tell us about the fringes of our solar system.
On New Year's Eve, NASA's probe will reach Ultima Thule, an icy body at the edge of our solar system. Here's its timeline.
The intrepid spacecraft has traveled 13 years and 4 billion miles to glimpse Ultima Thule, a cold, dark world at the fringes of our solar system.
Astronauts on NASA's Apollo 8 mission snapped the first photos of Earth from space, forever changing how we see our place in the universe.
The narrative around tech addiction has been driven more by fear than facts. But that's finally starting to change.
Is your tree robust to cold? Do its needles cling to their branches? Christmas tree scientists ask these questions so we don't have to.
For better or worse
The space rock could hold clues to the origins of our solar system, and maybe even life on Earth.
History's best time, set by Usain Bolt, is 9.58 seconds. Depending on how you parse the data, he's either rather close—or worlds away—from the theoretical limit.