According to the ESA, the probe found that comet 67P is home to basic components of life, including phosphorus and the amino acid glycine.
A statement issued earlier today stated that moving or cancelling the Olympics would have little impact on the spread of the Zika virus.
Grab your towels, hoopy froods: BBC Radio Four has just commissioned a new radio drama based on the last novel of the ‘trilogy’, And Another Thing.
Adam Savage from Mythbusters is a notorious geek, and on the launch of its new GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card, they put him inside its physics-accelerated Funhouse virtual reality tech demo.
If the only reason you’re worried about global warming is that it will mean a shorter ski season, you can go ahead and buy that petrol-guzzling would-be tank you’ve been eyeing.
Watch these stick figures dance across a piano, they look as if they're actually playing it. Read More >>
Mars is our closest planetary neighbour, but even it is still pretty far away—which is why its closest approach in a decade is such an unmissable opportunity.
I’m talking about sci-fi movies that are so bad, so ridiculous, and so unbelievable that they’re amazing. Check out a baker’s dozen of my favourites.
He takes their photograph in whatever they happen to be wearing. Then, he fires up photo-editing software, so his subject can leave looking smarter in print than in person.
The smarts have nothing to do with the rider and everything to do with the bike, which has built a computer and GPS directly into the frame.
This right here is the best look at Pluto's surface that we're going to get. Read More >>
If we want the convenience home assistants promise then we have to sell a little bit of our digital soul. Then there's Apple, which has gone one step further.
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An extra day was exactly what SpaceX needed!
The Nerdwriter has a really interesting breakdown on intertextuality in movies, or the idea of how something seen in a movie is shaped by something previously seen in something else.
Someone has built a real-life mechanical version of video game classic Pong. It even has a square ball. Read More >>