Thursday January 5, 2017 4:03AM ET
Approximately 359 million light-years away from Earth, there is a galaxy with an innocuous name (PGC 1000714) that doesn't look quite like anything astronomers have observed before.
Wednesday January 4, 2017 7:17AM ET
A majority of high school seniors in the U.S. say they enjoy science and around four-in-ten (44%) would like to have a job in the field.
Monday January 2, 2017 4:26AM ET
Essen, a city in North West Germany, has the honour of calling itself Europe’s green capital. The European Commission says Essen is making “admirable efforts” to overcome a challenging industrial history to reinvent itself as a green city.
Friday December 30, 2016 4:21AM ET
Brazil's deforestation rates, which had already fallen 1.8 p.p. from 2010 to 2012, fell another 0.8 p.p between 2012 and 2014.
Thursday December 29, 2016 5:15AM ET
A new San Francisco-based organization called METI, or Messaging Extra Terrestrial Intelligence, plans to send signals to distant planets, rather than waiting for them to call Earth.
Tuesday December 27, 2016 7:32AM ET
China vowed to speed up the development of its space industry as it set out its plans to become the first country to soft land a probe on the far side of the moon, around 2018, and launch its first Mars probe by 2020.
Friday December 23, 2016 8:35AM ET
The village of Tourouvre-au-Perche in Normandy, France, unveiled the world's first solar panel road.