Drones, rovers, robots and new satellite technology are giving researchers a better picture of Antarctic sea ice and how it is changing.
The search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has rekindled a debate over the iconic "black box" flight recorder and whether it's time for aircraft to start live-streaming in-flight data in real time.
Washington (AFP) - Early Bitcoin investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have created their own index of the virtual currency, as they gear up to launch the first publicly traded US Bitcoin fund.
A two-decade long research study shows Hervey Bay in south-east Queensland is the world's most important habitat for endangered humpback whales.
By Randall Palmer and Alastair Sharp
OTTAWA/TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian telecommunications companies paid a record C$5.27 billion ($4.78 billion) in an auction to secure wireless airwa...
By Gerry Shih and Sarah McBride
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc will buy fast-growing mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp for $19 billion in cash and stock in a landmark deal that places the wor...
Washington (AFP) - It's just in fiction for now, but the "avatar doctor," a virtual physician which consults and diagnoses through a smartphone app, is coming, says the author of a new medical thriller.
Washington (AFP) - US regulators called Wednesday for new "open Internet" rules following a court ruling that struck down much of the so-called "net neutrality" provisions.
Scientists have successfully used computer chips to link two monkeys together, allowing one monkey's brain to control the other's body movement.
San Francisco (AFP) - Google on Wednesday unveiled a new investment arm to put the technology titan's touch on startups hitting stride, in a further expansion from Internet search.
By Edwin Chan
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc is exploring a major expansion of its super-fast "Fiber" TV and Internet service, which could extend the nascent network to 34 more U....