Over 21 days, NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope measured the drop in light as each planet passed in front of the star. Spitzer was able to identify a total of seven rocky worlds, including three in the habitable zone, where liquid water might be foun
What would it be like to make pizza in zero gravity? Astronauts aboard the International Space Station worked together to add sauce and toppings to pizza crusts, making for an unusual spectacle of floating food.
Over the weekend, engineers on the ground remotely operated the International Space Station’s robotic arm to remove the Roll-Out Solar Array (ROSA) from the trunk of SpaceX’s Dragon cargo vehicle. In this video, the experimental solar array unfurl
Jupiter’s “southern lights” (also known as auroras) are shown in this animation of false-color maps from NASA’s Juno spacecraft. Auroras result when energetic electrons from the magnetosphere crash into the molecular hydrogen in the Jovian upper
Where did the headphone jack go? The new iPhone 7 has said goodbye to some familiar features but added many new ones - like a Super Mario Run game and a second camera lens. The iPhone will be available to consumers mid-September.
UC Merced Chancellor Dorothy Leland celebrates Fred Ruiz, recipient of the 2018 CASE Fisher Award for Distinguished Service to Education. Ruiz, co-founder of Ruiz Foods, has been a friend to both UC Merced and Fresno State.
Linda Birnbaum, director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, visited Fresno on Thursday. She held a community forum with regional environmental advocates and toured sites of environmental concern.