The module known as BEAM can be folded so it takes up less room in a cargo rocket, and then expanded once it reaches space. Or at least that’s the hope.
Garnering support of 1,238 delegates out of 1,237 needed, Trump is now the Republican Party’s presumptive nominee.
French President Francois Hollande wants to loosen the nation’s strict labor code. The country’s largest union is fiercely opposed.
If recent skirmishes between the two candidates are any signal, gender will factor heavily into their attacks — and that could potentially widen the gap even more.
Across the U.S., school districts face low literacy rates among low-income and minority students. Here’s how schools in Dallas, Baltimore and the Bronx are getting at the problem a little differently.
The city is now synonymous with the deadly nuclear age that began there more than seven decades ago. White House officials stress that Obama will not apologize for the bombing.
Deep in a French cave, researchers have found numerous ovals of broken stalagmites. They believe the rings were arranged by ancient Neanderthals.
California law now permits pharmacists to sell many types of hormonal birth control methods without a doctor’s OK. But good luck finding a drugstore that will dispense the contraceptives that way.
Farming is entering its third year on the bust side of the cycle. Major crop prices are low, while expenses like seed, fertilizer and land remain high. That means getting creative to succeed.
The electronic musician’s new memoir traces his journey from Connecticut suburbs to New York City raves. It’s a tale of dance clubs, DJs and Manhattan in the 1990s full of self-deprecating humor.
An atmospheric image of barns in Lake George, N.Y., is joining the collection at the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, N.M. The painting reveals a lesser-known genre of the artist’s work.
Two Muslim boys had refused to shake hands with their female teachers. The educational body in their area says schools can insist on the custom — and can fine parents if students don’t comply.
Akash Vukoti was the youngest contestant in this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee. He didn’t go all the way this time, but we’ve got our eye on him.
Injuries in the meat industry are likely to be under-reported, a new GAO report finds. Workers may be sent back to the line without seeing a doctor, or may not report out of fear of losing their jobs.
But shareholders at Exxon Mobil approved one resolution that could make it easier to one day nominate an environmentalist to the board.