Since 2016, Rochester police have received 95 reports about potentially suicidal residents based on Facebook posts that friends or family members spotted and deemed concerning enough to warrant calling 911.
A Massachusetts company this week launched its first aerial cell tower resembling a big blimp from a new research and development center in Fremont.
Q: I use the Windows Essentials program on my Windows 7 PC. But I’ve heard that Microsoft won’t update its antivirus/Essentials program next year. Will I be safe if I keep using it?
PASADENA, Calif. — NASA’s Mars science lander InSight touched down safely on the surface of the Red Planet on Monday to begin its two-year mission as the first spacecraft designed to explore the deep interior of another world.
The 2018 Nobel Prize in chemistry was awarded Wednesday to Frances Arnold, George Smith and Gregory Winter for using evolutionary principles to create new proteins.
MANCHESTER — A little more than a year after beginning operations in the Millyard, the Advanced Regenerative Manufacturing Institute hopes to reach a major milestone in time for its spring summit: a working production line that can manufacture biological tissue for a variety of uses in humans.
CAIRO (Reuters) - Archaeologists in Egypt say they have found one of the oldest-known villages in the Nile Delta dating back to the Neolithic era.
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — A massive cylindrical habitat may one day house up to four astronauts as they make the trek to deep space.
DURHAM — A team of engineers and students from the University of New Hampshire’s Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping recently returned from a voyage that deployed the first autonomous (robotic) surface vessel from a NOAA ship far above the Arctic Circle.
It was 17 years ago that inventor Dean Kamen of Bedford rolled his Segway onto the set of “Good Morning America” and into the annals of entrepreneurial infamy.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Monday that he would direct the Defense Department and the Pentagon to create a new “Space Force” — an independent sixth branch of the armed forces.
DURHAM — A research assistant professor at the University of New Hampshire’s Space Science Center has discovered evidence of a rare mid-sized black hole.
A Tennessee woman is suing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration out of fear that NASA will try to confiscate a vial of moon dust she inherited through her parents.
WASHINGTON — A NASA rover has detected a bonanza of organic compounds on the surface of Mars and seasonal fluctuations of atmospheric methane in findings released on Thursday that mark some of the strongest evidence ever that Earth's neighbor may have harbored life.
SHANGHAI — China launched a relay satellite early on Monday designed to establish a communication link between earth and a planned lunar probe that will explore the dark side of the moon, the official Xinhua news agency said.
SHANGHAI — China’s Tiangong-1 space station re-entered the earth’s atmosphere and burned up over the middle of the South Pacific on Monday, the Chinese space authority said.
MANCHESTER - An introduction to ham radio and licensing class will be offered on Saturday, April 14, from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Manchester Red Cross Blood Center, 425 Reservoir Ave.
LONDON — Stephen Hawking, who sought to explain some of the most complicated questions of life while himself working under the shadow of a likely premature death, has died at 76.
WASHINGTON - The White House is proposing a $19.9 billion budget for NASA, a nearly $400 million increase over the current budget as part of a strategy to further fuel entrepreneurial endeavors and take the first steps to return to the moon.
Astronomers have discovered that the smaller satellite galaxies around Centaurus A are engaged in a coordinated dance that seems out of sync with our understanding of the large-scale structure of the universe.
By studying the atmospheric contents of ancient and present-day Earth, scientists say they’ve discovered specific chemical combinations that could reveal the presence of biological activity on other planets.
QUITO, Ecuador — Ecuador has granted citizenship to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who sought refuge in the country's embassy in London more than five years ago to avoid arrest.
SpaceX on Tuesday defended the performance of one of its rockets used to launch a U.S. spy satellite that is believed to have been lost after failing to reach orbit, adding that no changes were anticipated to its upcoming launch schedule.