US 'space tourist' blasts off aboard Soyuz (update)

A Soyuz rocket blasted off from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan early Saturday, taking American "space tourist" Greg Olsen and his fellow astronauts, a Russian and another American, off towards the International ...

U.S. against U.N. Internet control

The United States rejected a European Union proposal Thursday that called for Internet control to go to the United Nations Working Group on Internet Governance.

Gorillas spotted using tools

Gorillas have been spotted using sticks as tools in the Republic of Congo, report scientists with the Wildlife Conservation Society.

Growth of broadband is good news to many

Publishers, advertisers and retailers should be pleased to know that since January, more than 17 million Americans have signed up for broadband Internet access, bringing the total number of subscribers to 120.8 million, analysts ...