Astronomers have for the first time managed to detect the rotation of an extrasolar planet, by analysing the way its atmosphere filters light.
Many of the advances that contribute to national security resulted from early investment in developing new technologies...
Satellites play vital roles in everyday life.
Republicans say e-mails released Tuesday on the attack in Benghazi, Libya, shows a White House official urged that the assault on the U.S. consulate be blamed on a protest that never happened.
The Office of the Director of National Intelligence is attempting to conceal unclassified information about the structure and function of U.S. intelligence agencies
Star Trek’s William Shatner finally went where no other member of Starfleet has gone before.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has called the Benghazi terrorist attack, the most significant failure on her watch.
SpaceX has announced a legal complaint over the U.S. Air Force’s latest spy satellite launch contract with United Launch Alliance (ULA), a joint venture of Boeing and Lockheed Martin.
The team operating NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is telling the rover to use several tools this weekend to inspect a sandstone slab being evaluated as a possible drilling target.
NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) and Spitzer Space Telescope have discovered what appears to be the coldest "brown dwarf" known
The enormous increase in public attention to the drone war in the past year arguably began with the leak of a Justice Department “white paper”...
A new image from NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is the first ever from the surface of Mars to show an asteroid, and it shows two: Ceres and Vesta.
The sun emitted a significant solar flare, peaking at 8:27 p.m. EDT on April 24, 2014.
Getting your “space legs” in Earth orbit has taken on new meaning for NASA’s pioneering Robonaut program.
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