Sunspots could be set to disappear altogether after the next solar maximum, new studies indicate.
Sky-watchers in high latitudes could be in for a good light show tonight, following a spectacular coronal mass ejection (CME) from the sun yesterday.
Nintendo's got into a right little spat with British tabloid the Sun. Under the catchy headline "Nintendo 3DS is game for a barf", the paper claims that it's the most returned games console ever.
What kind of credentials does it take to get a job at Google nowadays?
Massachusetts biotech company Joule Unlimited says it's demonstrated a process for generating pure diesel directly from solar energy.
NASA this morning called off the launch of its Glory satellite, five minutes before takeoff. It's been postponed until tomorrow, with NASA citing unspecified technical issues.
NASA has released the first ever 360-degree view of the sun, taken by two probes on opposite sides.
'Citizen scientists' have discovered that a major solar storm is to hit the Earth today.
It's completely counter-intuitive, but it now seems that increased solar activity actually leads to cooling on Earth.
In a project reminiscent of Prometheus' theft of fire from the gods, NASA's planning to dive into the sun and capture some of its atmosphere.
The new Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) could be as important to science as the Hubble Space Telescope, says NASA, as it releases its first close-up pictures of the sun.
Some day, somewhere, someone will buy today's $3 million supercomputer for $19.95 and wear it on their wrist. In the meantime, we dazzle ourselves with IDC's HPC market research.
A few days ago Google’s CEO pronounced that that the PC would be dead in 3 years.
The European Space Agency (ESA) has picked out dark energy, habitable planets and a detailed solar survey as candidates for two missions to be launched sometime after 2017.