The Labor Party has expressed concern about a government decision to shield its planned high-risk, high-reward innovation agency from freedom of information (FOI) requests. An amendment proposing that the agency should be subject to FOI…
According to activists, people will have used up our quota of the earth's biological resources by the end of July, almost a month earlier than last year.
NASA has selected two new missions to Venus that aim to understand the planet's history, including how it got so hot compared to Earth and whether it was ever habitable.
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed P-Flash: a tool that predicts and warns the deadly phenomenon of flashover in burning buildings. The tool can work even after heat detectors begin to…
The International Space Station (ISS) has been hit by a piece of space debris that has removed a piece from its 17-meter long robotic arm.
Human beings have been searching for the elixir of eternal youth almost since we were aware of death itself. In the 4th century BC, Herodotus already spoke of a mythical 'source of youth' that the king of Ethiopia taught to the ambassadors…
Research by Uswitch.com has revealed the countries leading the way with the highest number of green LEED certified buildings.
Aging of individual stars helped date an early fusion.