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2 hrs ago | Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter
"1-2-3 Blastoff!" a child with pigtails yells to her friends as she runs beneath a full-size test model space shuttle.
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6 hrs ago | The Reporter
Russian spacecraft are the only rides available to NASA astronauts flying to and from the International Space Station, likely for several years to come.
11 hrs ago | The Montreal Gazette
This combination image made available by NASA on Thursday, March 6, 2014 shows a series of photos from the Hubble Space Telescope recording the disintegration of an asteroid from Oct. 29, 2013 to Jan. 14, 2014.
13 hrs ago | LA Daily News
If caffeine is keeping you up at night, this app can help. UP Coffee from Jawbone is an iOS-only app that tracks how much caffeine you're drinking and how it affects you.
16 hrs ago | Ynetnews
It's only the size of a dishwasher and weighs as much as giant panda, but its inventors are hoping this spacecraft will go where no other Israeli vessel has gone before - to the moon.
20 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The Labor Department said Thursday that the four-week average of applications, a less volatile measure, fell slightly to a seasonally adjusted 336,500.
CIOs from companies in all walks of business -from retail to banking and drug discovery- are using the Target breach as a rallying point to call attention to their struggle and garner additional funds and manpower to fight digital threats.
The federal government saves money by asking companies to bid on contracts for all sorts of work, such as cleaning, consulting and construction.
Panin is a 20-something Russian computer whiz who until a few years ago lived in obscurity with his grandmother in this struggling riverside city.
The space collaboration between the two nations has survived other diplomatic kerfuffles.
Government officials presented a wide range of projects Wednesday to ruler Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum that are aimed at turning Dubai into what they're calling a "smart city" ahead of its hosting of the 2020 World Expo.
Bitcoin bank Flexcoin has said it was closing down after it lost bitcoins worth about $600,000 to a hacker attack.
A senior U.S. drug enforcement official urged Congress and others Tuesday not to abandon scientific concerns over marijuana in favor of public opinion to legalize it, even as the Obama administration takes a... A senior U.S. drug enforcement official urged Congress and others Tuesday not to abandon scientific concerns over marijuana in favor of ... (more)
Sean Green, a medical-marijuana dispensary operator from Spokane, is due to be issued a producer-processor license under the state's recreational-pot law at the Liquor Control Board meeting in Olympia Wednesday morning.
WASHINGTON -- NASA's proposed budget for fiscal 2015 would ramp up funding to fly astronauts to an asteroid by 2025 as part of a stepping-stone approach to Mars, a mission some lawmakers want to replace with a return trip to the moon.
NASA is plotting a daring robotic mission to Jupiter's watery moon Europa, a place where astronomers speculate there might be life.
Venture capitalist Ben Horowitz is hailed as a Silicon Valley sage today, but he wanted to be a hip-hop hero when he was in college.