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There could be a scientific reason for why you cry more on planes

A lot of people admit to feeling more emotional and even crying while on a flight — and there could be some scientific reasons behind why this happens.
US Air Force C32 A, the military version of a Boeing 757-200.

A Boeing 757 was hacked and now DHS is worried more planes could be at risk

A Department of Homeland Security official admitted that the agency was able to remotely hack into a Boeing 757 during a test.
An illustration of SpaceX's and Elon Musk's "Big F---ing Rocket" system launching toward space.

Elon Musk wants to fly people from LA to New York in 25 minutes in a giant spaceship — but it could be a ‘vomit comet’

Elon Musk wants to fly people around on Earth in under an hour using SpaceX's "Big F---ing Rocket," but an astronaut says it wouldn't be for the faint of heart.

This incredible map lets you explore Texas before and after Harvey’s flooding

Airborne photos of Texas taken by NOAA are now part of shockingly detailed before-and-after maps of Hurricane Harvey's flooding damage.

Solar eclipse die-hards use this clever trick to see totality longer than anyone else

Die-hard eclipse chasers will go to great lengths to guarantee they won't miss a second of totality. I flew with them in 2008.

NASA has a brilliant plan to make the total solar eclipse last nearly 3 times as long

Two "eclipse jets" will fly in the moon's shadow for seven minutes to take the best-ever videos of the sun's mysterious, million-degree corona.

All passengers released, suspects arrested after ‘Pro-Gaddafi’ hijackers land Libyan plane in Malta

The two hijackers had threatened to blow the plane up, outlets including the Times of Malta reported.

A Cold War technology designed to make jets fly for days might solve Earth’s looming energy crisis

Humanity is in a serious pinch for energy as the world population balloons to 9 billion people by 2040.