The Jade Rabbit did not go quietly into that long lunar night. Instead, China’s troubled robotic moon rover — given voice by a government news agency — melodramatically pondered the meaning of its perhaps-fleeting existence, measured its contribution to humanity and, finally, said goodbye.
By Amy R. Remo
Except in China, stress has been ranked as the No.1 lifestyle risk factor—higher than physical inactivity and obesity—by all employers it surveyed in Asia and the Pacific, the professional services company Towers Watson said Wednesday.
A strange rock that looks like a jelly donut has appeared on Mars, and scientists are closer to figuring out how it got there, a top expert of Nasa (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) said on Thursday.
French fashion is getting smarter with the help of fabric woven with microsensors that can reveal when someone is weary or unwell.
By Niña P. Calleja
For Joseph Pasana, the offer to have an intestinal transplant performed on his ailing wife was like a ray of sunshine in the dark and dreary charity ward of the Philippine General Hospital (PGH).
Deanna Kremis remembers the exhilarating day her young sons first had the energy to race each other up a flight of stairs.
Women at high risk of developing breast cancer because of family history or bad genes have a new option to help prevent the disease.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug to treat an unusual condition that causes painful, curved erections in men.
By Tina G. Santos
Almost 500 new cases of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which could lead to the fatal acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), were reported in October, according to the Department of Health (DOH).
A Russian rocket soared into the cosmos Thursday carrying the Sochi Olympic torch and three astronauts to the International Space Station ahead of the first-ever spacewalk for the symbol of peace.
India on Tuesday launched its first spacecraft bound for Mars, a complex mission that it hopes will demonstrate and advance technologies for space travel.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a stronger, single-ingredient version of the painkiller hydrocodone, the widely-abused prescription medicine for chronic pain.