Scientists are closer to seeing a vast, invisible universe as a spectrometer in Earth orbit picks up possible clues of dark matter.
CNN humor columnist Jarrett Bellini explains why an award was given for research about slipping on banana peels.
Researchers at NASA have developed a device to help rescue crews on Earth find survivors quickly in a disaster.
Something tells us Joan Rivers would laugh about this.
With the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus out today, here's a look at six must-have apps for the new phones.
Meet the 'Flavour Conductor', a magical instrument that took 10,000 hours to build and can change the taste of your drink through the power of sound.
What if you could power your car with the road? A pair of Idaho natives have prototyped a solar-powered roadway made of durable textured glass.
Gondolas are most commonly associated with ski-resorts but could they also offer an effective urban transport solution?
What will the airport of the future look like? Find out with our interactive feature.
Transparent solar cells and a wonder material called perovskite are among a few innovative technologies that will put solar energy in a new light.
New features abound in iOS 8, Apple's new mobile operating system. Here's a look at some of the most popular.
How caregivers are using smart-home technology and wearable devices to monitor family members with memory problems, helping them live independently..
In Germany, high tech has come to airport parking.
Apple has put up instructions to help customers to get rid of the free U2 album it put in their iCloud accounts.
Netropolitan is a social media country club, where members pay $9,000 to join and another $3,000 per year.
Experts say a solar storm could arrive at Earth on Saturday -- an event that could disrupt power grids, radios and satellites.
These robotic birds trick lingering critters into thinking they're about to get snacked on.
In 2001 a huge earthquake shook the state of Gujarat in India.
Some sea creatures emit a neon glow known as bioluminescence. This remarkable camera lets it be seen on film like never before.
To succeed, the Apple Watch will also have to appeal to non-techies as a fashion accessory, and take on the 100-year-old traditional watch industry.
CNN humor columnist Jarrett Bellini explains the awesome energy of coffee naps.
A meteorite crashed down in Managua, Nicaragua, late Saturday, causing a loud explosion and leaving a crater 39 feet (12 meters) across, officials told AP.
Ready to rip apart that dirty restaurant? California lawmakers want to make sure you don't get in financial, or legal, trouble because of it.
For half a century, "Alvin" has quietly traveled through the seven seas, uncovering the ocean's mysteries.
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has reached its primary destination: the base of a Martian mountain.
If you want to use Facebook a little more like Snapchat, you might soon get your chance.
The times are changing for the stubbornly progress-proof novel: fully immersive literature is drawing closer.
T-Mobile wants to beef up its cell coverage by thinking small and piggybacking on your Internet service.
As the tech world watched the birth of the Apple Watch on Tuesday the iPod Classic was being discontinued.
Apple Watch may change the wearable tech market in a way that other smartwatches haven't, analysts say.
Here are our early impressions after some hands-on time with the new Apple Watch.
CNN humor columnist Jarrett Bellini looks at why a billionaire still uses an old-school flip phone.
Whether it's via contactless cards and mobile phones, or even biometrics, new ways of paying and spending are increasingly muscling their way into the mix.
Your Internet won't be slower on Wednesday, but it might look like it. And Internet Slowdown Day wants you to know it could happen, with no net neutrality.
Bothered by gadgets like Google Glass that can be used to snoop on you in public? Then why not get your own gadget that can knock them all offline?
New images show details of Apple's proposed new headquarters, a 2.8-million-square-foot spaceship-like building in Cupertino, California.
After ceding the size war to competitors like Samsung for the past few years, it appears Apple had decided that, in the mobile world, bigger is better.
After years hovering in the vapor, little more than a dream for Apple fanatics everywhere, the elusive iWatch may be days away from becoming a reality.
CNN humor columnist Jarrett Bellini looks at the doomed sex life of Russian space geckos.
A newly discovered asteroid will pass "very close" to Earth on Sunday, NASA says.
A newly discovered asteroid will pass "very close" to Earth on Sunday, NASA says.
Neil Harbisson is the world's first legally recognized cyborg. He has an antenna in his skull that gives him the ability to see color.
Entrepreneurs, doctors and researchers are competing to create an affordable, handheld device that people can use to diagnose their own illnesses.
An experimental rocket self-destructed in midair as a safety measure, a standard practice in the aerospace industry.
Mogees is a new technology that turns any object into a musical instrument
Unpakt -- call it Yelp for moving vans.
Move over, hoverboard: new technologies promise to make everything float free through levitation
Google started running drone test flights earlier this month as part of Project Wing, a secretive, 2-year-old program exploring drone delivery.
Instagram's new free app Hyperlapse uses the iPhone's gyroscope to capture steady time-lapse videos.
Glowing trees and carnivorous tables? Why creepiness is the secret to sustainability.
Apple has set Sept. 9 as the date for a big announcement.
Scientists have corroborated a long-held idea that our solar system is inside a seething gas bubble.
Mouse astronauts are joining the research carried out at the International Space Station.
The Marine Corps showed off a prototype of its Ultra Heavy-lift Amphibious Connector (UHAC) last week in Hawaii.
Did you cut your cable but miss recording your favorite shows? TiVo might have the answer.
Solar flares and eruptions create dazzling visuals in space, but each burst of energy can also disrupt systems we rely on every day.
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin says he took the first "space selfie" in 1966 -- and in doing so, he started a space selfie trend.
CNN held its first iReport interview from outer space with astronaut Steve Swanson of NASA.
CNN humor columnist Jarrett Bellini looks at the new typewriter app by Tom Hanks.
From Islands to hotels and treehouses, ideal homes from waste materials
A nonprofit called Worldreader is bringing e-readers to students in nine African countries.
Sobrr is a social network where messages and posts disappear, à la Snapchat, after 24 hours.
It's like a chair that isn't there, but magically appears whenever you need it.
An Amazon Fire phone feature, Firefly, identifies QR codes, bar codes and other ways to shop in Amazon's online store.
The #IceBucketChallenge takes on ALS, or Lou Gehrig's Disease. Celebrities, athletes are posting videos of dumping buckets of ice water on social media.
Dungeons & Dragons has joined the internet age with online MMO "Neverwinter" and a webcomic, "Table Titans."
Plans for the desert city of Lusail include man-made islands and a host arena for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
NASA is asking for your help analyzing hundreds of thousands of images that astronauts have taken from space.
Could this brain-mapping headband help users achieve a state of zen-like calm?
CNN humor columnist Jarrett Bellini looks at the beauty of construction equipment.
See the UFO? No? Try squinting. UFO enthusiasts found interesting specks on recently deployed NASA webcams.
If you're African-American, you might have gotten "the talk."
Actress Zelda Williams, daughter of Robin Williams, has quit social media after receiving taunts on the Internet.
For the first time in history, a woman has received the highest honor in mathematics, often nicknamed the Nobel Prize of mathematics.
NASA's NuSTAR telescope array has observed a supermassive black hole's gravity tugging on X-ray light.
Babies are unpredictable, messy and constantly changing. Sleep-deprived parents struggling to make sense of their tiny humans' behaviors are starting to take a scientific approach, collecting data in the hopes of solving problems like not sleeping through the night.
Female techies across Africa are joining forces to help each other break the glass ceiling in a largely male-dominated industry.
Satellite-based surveillance is set to transform law enforcement, but will the good guys suffer as well as the crooks?
Google is shooting for the stars by sponsoring an international competition for innovators to go back to the moon 42 years after man last visited.
Facebook games must note in-app purchase, can't give rewards for a like of their Facebook page.
CNN humor columnist Jarrett Bellini looks at what happens when a zebra and a donkey make whoopee.
Radical redesign is 100% reusable, offering more frequent, cheaper and deeper flights into space.
USIS, which provides background checks for the U.S. government, said hackers breached its computer systems.
Two tech companies are offering a free tool to defeat sophisticated malicious software that criminals have used to extract millions of dollars in ransom payments from small businesses and other computer owners.
A new service lets workers access pay they've already earned, without having to wait for payday.
Before you spill your deepest darkest secrets, or plans for world domination, look around you. Is there a gossipy potato chip bag or leafy houseplant?
Bigger iPhone 6 models could be end of gaming apps that are simple and only require one hand to play.
The Gulf of Mexico's annual spring-summer "dead zone" is the size of Connecticut -- slightly smaller now than in recent years.
The creators of an app that helps people send anonymous emails are coming under fire for a PR stunt that didn't quite go as planned.
Instagram celebrity Grandma Betty has died at 80 of lung cancer.
NASA's next rover to Mars will make oxygen and look for farmland.
For 37 years, it has revealed the secrets of our solar system. Here's how Voyager 1 made history.
CNN humor columnist Jarrett Bellini looks at delightfully weird set of maternity photos -- of a dude.
A talking robot, hitchBOT, is hitchhiking across Canada from Halifax, Nova Scotia to Victoria, British Columbia.
It started out as a simple concept five years ago. Let people become virtual farmers. And "Farmville" became a social media and gaming phenomenon.
Writer worries that many of his friends are only seeing the news of the Mideast conflict through a Facebook filter.
From typhoon warnings to exploration and conservation, unmanned vessels are revealing the mysteries of the oceans.