Rodents and pigs share with certain aquatic organisms the ability to use their intestines for respiration, finds a study publishing May 14th in the journal Med....
The announcement from state media suggests the country is now only the second country to put a working spacecraft on the Martian surface.
Space journalist Jay Barbree, 87, died Friday in Florida. The veteran NBC News began covering NASA in 1957 and reported on more than 160 human missions.
NASA says it is continuing to inspect its equipment after the Black Brant XII rocket came into contact with part of the launch support structure.
More than mere beautiful, coveted stones, diamonds hold another sort of wealth: fragments of Earth's deep history.
A spectacularly brilliant flare of light from over 700 million light-years away is turning out to be a gift that keeps on giving.
There is a lot of intrigue surrounding the mission. Will the lander survive?
Japanese scientists who studied an unusual method of delivering oxygen in mammals hope to one day try it in people.
Beijing (AFP) China’s “Zhurong” rover, part of its ambitious space programme to send a probe to Mars, is set to attempt the challenging landing on the...
A red giant star 16,000 light-years away appears to be a bona fide member of just the second generation of stars in the Universe.