NASA’s Cassini samples watery plumes of Saturn’s moon

Visit with Enceladus could lead to discovery of microbial life outside EarthBy Barry EitelSAN FRANCISCO – NASA’s Cassini probe on Wednesday visited an...

Google tells British lawmakers of counter-terror scheme

Users who search for extremist online content will be diverted to anti-radicalisation websitesLONDON - Google users searching for content related to extremism will...

US scientists discover brain region linked to violence

Researchers pinpoint, control brain structure responsible for aggressive behavior By Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO -- Scientists announced in a study released Tuesday that they...

Anonymous outs US senators, mayors as hate group members

Hacktivists leak personal information obtained from breached Twitter accountBy Barry EitelSAN FRANCISCO – Several prominent officials, including a U.S. senators, on Monday refuted...

NASA finds Earth-like planet 1,400 light-years away

Newly discovered exoplanet could support liquid water on its surfaceBy Barry EitelSAN FRANCISCO – A team of researchers announced Thursday they have discovered...

Solar wind may have swept away warm martian atmosphere

New research hints at an ancient atmosphere supportive of life on MarsBy Barry EitelSAN FRANCISCO – NASA researchers announced Thursday that new evidence...

Scientists surprised by decline in global carbon emission

New findings underline need for international agreements By Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO – Researchers said Monday they believe global carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels declined...

Google changes name to ‘Alphabet,’ restructures business

-Internet leader changes structure to manage new activities, from drones to healthcare By Andrew Jay Rosenbaum ANKARA - Google is changing its name, and how it...

Facebook celebrates 12 years of making world smaller

Company claims any two users are linked by 3.57 degrees of separationBy Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook turned 12 years old Wednesday, an...
2015 Nobel Prize in Physics

2015 physics Nobel Prize shared

Two scientists, Japanese Kajita and Canadian McDonald, share Nobel prize for work on neutrinos STOCKHOLM - The 2015 Nobel Prize in physics was awarded to Takaaki Kajita from Japan and Arthur McDonald from Canada...

France pledges €2 billion for renewable energy in Africa

Projects would encourage use of solar, wind, hydroelectric and geothermal energy according to needs of each country: Hollande LE BOURGET, France -  France pledged on...

Scientists discover most distant object in solar system

Shadowy, frozen world could provide hints about far-out planets By Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO – Astronomers announced Tuesday the discovery of the most distant object in...

Kenya forum addresses environmental disasters

Conference focuses on Earth Observation technology to provide early warning on extreme climate events By Magdalene MukamiNAIROBI, Kenya – Kenya on Monday hosted the...

NHS Cyber Security Expert Back Online

The British cyber-security expert, Marcus Hutchins who was charged to court in the US for his role in building and selling malware is back...

SpaceX to build California test track for Hyperloop

2 years after publicizing concept, Elon Musk committed to see Hyperloop through to fruitionBy Barry EitelSAN FRANCISCO – SpaceX revealed Monday that it...

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