Planetary Resources President Chris Lewicki shows off a full-scale asteroid mining prototype and tours the lab.
Deep Space Industries announces it plans to test asteroid mining in 2015 and to bring back mined materials by 2020.
A weather-sealing add on for Canon lenses, pictures of a dry river on Mars, and other stories you might have missed.
NASA has uploads the Mona Lisa to the Moon using lasers.
Curiosity drills into its first Martian rock looking for evidence of the red planet’s wet history.
IBM research produces a flexible circuit that’s 10,000 times thinner than paper and still as powerful as a silicon chip.
A tiny hack remove Surface RT touchscreen lag, how to cheat and look like you’re solving the Rubik’s cube, and other stuff you missed.
Scientists discover a nearby star that could be older than the theorized age of The Universe itself.
Hardware hacker Ben Krasnow builds a homemade X-ray CT scanner that can make a 3D model of the inside of a frozen chicken.
One Minecraft builder is creating 1:1500 scale models of the planet we live on.
Aeros gets ready to take off with its 250-foot long prototype airship.
NASA is thinking up plans to a grab an asteroid and drag it into the moon's orbit.
This incredible census data map uses 308,450,225 dots to represent each living American in the continental United States.
We look back at an amazing year of discoveries and achievements in space.
Astronaut Chris Hadfield sings and records the first song in space. Thankfully, it isn't a cover of 'Gangnam Style.'