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Expert panel: NASA seems lost in space, needs goal

12/06/2012 6:01am
NASA, the agency that epitomized the "Right Stuff," seems lost in space and doesn't have a clear sense of where it is going, an independent panel of science and engineering experts said in a stinging report Wednesday.

New stunning nighttime views of Earth unveiled

12/06/2012 9:00am
Twinkling city lights, raging wildfires and colorful auroras are lit up in new dazzling nighttime views of the Earth.

How tall could a LEGO tower get before self-destructing?

12/06/2012 11:26am
A trivial question on a social network site has led to a scientific test: how tall can a tower build out of LEGO bricks get before the bottom bricks are crushed?

Why isn't the universe completely empty?

12/06/2012 11:45am
Without the fine structure constant the universe would have no elements, and without elements, we wouldn't have anything else.

T-Mobile to get Apple devices soon, iPhone likely

12/06/2012 2:40pm
T-Mobile will likely start carrying the iPhone next year after its parent company, Deutsche Telekom, said it has reached a new deal with Apple.

Apple to produce line of Macs in the US next year

12/06/2012 7:10pm
Apple CEO Tim Cook says the company will move production of one of its existing lines of Mac computers from China to the United States next year.