Citizen scientists take note: You can help save the planet from threatening space rocks, and win some prize money to boot.
NASA and asteroid-mining company Planetary Resources have teamed up to launch a contest series called "Asteroid Data Hunter," which asks the public to develop algorithms that can help identify space [...]
Actor William Shatner has left Twitter, the social network he apparently loved, to focus on other final frontiers
Sometime in the last 24 hours, the Star Trek actor posted a few "final" tweets, which have now vanished along with Shatner's account. The first, a quote from the Lewis Carroll poem, The [...]
New York's fleet of iconic yellow taxis are still the city's reliable, non-surge priced transportation backbone. Its 13,500 medallion taxis make 170 million trips a year, every single one of them mapped in this beautiful new visualization from the folks at the ... [...]
So you got a little basketball jones there, pal? You love the NBA, huh? Big LeBron James fan, eh? Oh, what's that? You're LeBron's biggest fan?
Well, it's time for a news flash, chief: You don't love LeBron James like this fan loves LeBron James.
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