Jupiter takes centre stage with the arrival next week of a NASA spacecraft built to peek through its thick, swirling clouds and map the planet from the inside out. The solar-powered Juno spacecraft is on the final leg of a five-year voyage to the biggest planet in the solar system.
A new tool from Google is making clear just how much personal information its search engine and services like Gmail and YouTube are collecting every day. Users who log in to 'My Activity' are shown a list of what the company has tracked, starting with the most recent items.
In a triumph of international co-operation over a man-made environmental problem, research from the United States and the United Kingdom shows that the September-October ozone hole is getting smaller and forming later in the year.
An international study led by a Canadian researcher says fruit flies adjust to a sudden drop in temperature by drastically changing their genes and metabolism so they can keep on buzzing around a fruit bowl.