New NASA lander to help scientists study how Mars formed
This full-resolution self-portrait courtesy of NASA shows the deck of the Curiosity rover from the rover's Navigation camera taken on August 7, 2012. REUTERS/NASA/JPL-Caltech/Handout
This mosaic image with a close-up inset, taken prior to the test, shows the rock chosen as the first target for NASA's Curiosity rover to zap with its Chemistry and Camera (ChemCam) instrument, on Mars in this Nasa handout photo. ChemCam fired its...more
This composite image, with magnified insets, depicts the first laser test by the Chemistry and Camera, or ChemCam, instrument aboard NASA's Curiosity Mars rover on Mars in this Nasa handout photo. The composite incorporates a Navigation Camera image...more
Stars under the age of 25, who are trying to make a difference in the world, are honored at the Do Something Awards in Santa Monica.
Muslims around the world mark the end of Ramadan and the breaking of their fasts with their celebration of the Eid-al-Fitr festival.
A look at the troubled recent life of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.
Gu Kailai, wife of ousted Chinese Communist Party Politburo member Bo Xilai, gets a suspended death sentence for murdering British businessman Neil Heywood.