For decades, historians and scientists believed Antarctica was first discovered by Europeans and Americans. But according to a new study, it may have been New Zealand's indigenous Maori people who first laid eyes on the icy landscape.
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Blockchain: What is it, and why does it matter?
The person or people behind blockchain which, was created alongside bitcoin, goes by the presumed pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto.
SpaceX wins $2.9 billion NASA contract for lunar lander
SpaceX founder Elon Musk, pictured in Berlin, on Dec. 1, 2020, secured a $2.89 billion NASA contract to build spacecraft that will land astron…
Bank of America CEO calls for bipartisan push to study restrictive voting laws
Brian Moynihan, chief executive officer of Bank of America Corp., gestures as he speaks during a panel session on the opening day of the World…
Hedge fund failure slams Credit Suisse, Nomura and other banks
Credit Suisse warned of a 'highly significant' hit to earnings from a hedge fund meltdown on March 29.
History made: Renewable energy surpassed fossil fuels for European electricity in 2020
Europeans got more of their electricity from renewable sources than fossil fuels for the first time last year. This image shows emissions risi…
Oil giant splits from powerful lobbying group over climate change
An automobile passes storage silos at the Total SE petrochemical plant in Le Havre, France, on Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020. The American Petroleum I…
Xiaomi and other Chinese companies slapped with US restrictions as Trump's term winds down
Xiaomi and other Chinese companies are slapped with US restrictions as President DonaldTrump's term winds down. Xiaomi Corp.
Gerry Marsden, lead singer of Gerry and the Pacemakers, dies at 78
Gerry Marsden, lead singer of the 1960s British rock band Gerry and the Pacemakers, has died of a heart infection at 78, his friend and radio …
Elon Musk tweeted about a bitcoin rival. It soared 20%
Elon Musk's tweet sent shares of Dogecoin up nearly 20% and landed it on the list of trending Twitter topics.