The U.S. government has a few job openings in Houston, Texas, with some travel required. Applications will be taken now through January.
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Michael J. Fox appeared at a Parkinson's disease fundraiser last weekend and took to the stage to play "Johnny B. Goode." The event took place exactly 56 years to the day after the scene in which Marty McFly played it at his parent's high school dance in the movie Back to the Future.
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On Friday, a hearing will decide whether the military can be held responsible for rape within the ranks. A suit by 28 plaintiffs alleges that the brass swept their sexual assault cases under the rug.
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It sounds like a SyFy story, but there's no movie effects here. A giant robot snake has been developed, shown in a video with a real robot spider.
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A group called 2CELLOS does a cover of Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit." Try to guess what instruments they play.
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10 Most Incredible Volcanic Eruptions Seen from Space. The earth has always been awesome, and photography is getting more awesome all the time.
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8 first date ideas to avoid at all costs. The reasons should be thoroughly obvious.
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Marcel the Shell with Shoes On is the adorable seashell that charmed the internet a year ago. Now he's back with a new video.
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Cardiac stem cells can help damaged heart muscles repair and heal themselves after a heart attack. The new technique contradicts the long-held view that hearts cannot regenerate.
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Eat Like the Pilgrims. That means preparing Thanksgiving dinner with no microwave, no can openers, and no sugar!