Everything you know is wrong: lasers are cooling things now
In a world first discovery, scientists at the University of Washington have figured out a way to cool water using an infrared laser and nanocrystal.
New data suggests Mars had lakes that could have supported life
Mars might have had life-supporting lakes in the past.
NASA finds that Pluto has blue skies and surface water ice
New Horizons makes a pair of shocking discoveries during its tour of the recently demoted planetoid.
Scientists find signs of liquid water on the surface of Mars
Seems like Mars is a lot more wet than we thought.
NASA will reveal 'major' Mars discovery at 11AM ET
The space agency is expected to show how the strange 'dark slope streak' form over time on Martian hills.
ISS astronauts mimic nature to turn urine into drinking water
Using the same proteins that regulate water supply in nature, a new system that's smaller and more efficient than the current setup will get put through its paces.
Inhabitat's Week in Green: 3D-printed villas and Earth-like planets
Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. This week, check out a solar-powered treehouse and Lego sculptures of comic book heroes and villains.
Floating robots will find out what keeps the Indian Ocean healthy
Believe it or not, scientists don't know a lot about how the Indian Ocean works. Without many samp...
Kenyan slums dispense clean drinking water through ATMs
In many parts of Kenya's capital of Nairobi, clean water is difficult to come by. That often means...