A British-made rover that will set off for Mars next year in search for signs of life was named Thursday after DNA pioneer Rosalind Franklin.
What if one day all buildings could be equipped with windows and facades that satisfy the structure's every energy need, whether rain or shine?
People in North and South America, a large part of Europe and Africa may get a glimpse of a total lunar eclipse overnight from January 20 to 21, the last such event until 2022.
A scientist in China claims to have created the world's first genetically-edited babies, in a potentially ground-breaking and controversial medical first.
China sent its first ever satellite built in partnership with another country into space on Monday, a device tasked with helping scientists better predict dangerous cyclones and climate change ...
Canada’s new ambassador to Qatar Stefanie McCollum made her first official visit to the College of the North Atlantic-Qatar (CNA-Q) on Sunday.
The public ballot for tickets to Professor Stephen Hawking's thanksgiving service opened Saturday -- with visitors from the future welcome to apply.
A 104-year-old Australian scientist who travelled to Switzerland to end his life committed assisted suicide on Thursday, the foundation which helped him die said.
A 104-year-old Australian scientist burst into song Wednesday as he told a roomful of journalists that he was looking forward to finally being allowed to end his life.