In 1899, Nicola Tesla claimed he had tuned in radio broadcasts from the planet Mars, history's first …
Alien Life
Verizon Communications Inc. has been securing streaming rights from television network owners in …
Verizon
Mexican officials have announced $10 million in new funding to support binational research projects on …
Mexico
It has been more than eight decades since the last known Tasmanian tiger died. In that time, …
Tasmanian tiger
Elon Musk’s SpaceX will attempt to launch its first “preflown” rocket Thursday evening, a major milestone in the company’s 15-year quest to drive down launch costs so that, one day, …
SpaceX
SAN FRANCISCO — Palmer Luckey, the controversial co-founder of virtual-reality gear maker Oculus, is leaving parent Facebook. Luckey's role at Facebook has been in question since he …
Facebook
Martin Halliwell, CTO of SES, talks about flying their payload on a historic refurbished booster for the upcoming launch. Video by Malcolm Denemark All eyes are on SpaceX today as it …
SpaceX
Uber is asking a federal court that most of the claims of a lawsuit filed by rival self-driving car developer Waymo should be settled through arbitration, a process that is usually private, and …
Uber
More DDR memory is on the way, despite many predictions that its time would soon be up. Development of specifications for the new DDR5 DRAM has started, and it will be finalized next …
DDR5 memory
On this special episode of Too Embarrassed to Ask, Recode’s Kara Swisher and The Verge’s Lauren Goode are joined live onstage by One Laptop Per Child founding CTO Mary Lou Jepsen. …
Mary Lou Jepsen
Google's Android operating system will lead Apple's iOS in terms of user spending on apps and subscriptions this year, according to a new report from mobile analytics firm App Annie. The …
App Annie
F-35B Marine variants land on the USS America. Lockheed Martin The US Marine Corps just …
Marine Corps
Campaigns raising money to buy lawmakers' web browsing histories to protest the repeal of broadband privacy rules have been gaining steam the past couple of days, collecting more than …
web browsing
A seven-armed octopus clutches an unusual type of prey: an egg-yolk jellyfish called Phacellophora. This week journal Scientific Reports revealed that a seven-armed octopus was …
octopus