NASA announces discovery of 7 Earth-sized alien worlds
February 22, 2017, 2:13 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Located 39 light-years away, these planets offer a 'giant leap forward' in the search for alien life.
Facial recognition software could help save endangered lemurs
February 20, 2017, 3:02 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The software, usually used to identify humans, is identifying individual lemurs for conservation research.
Mariana Trench contains 'extraordinary' levels of toxic pollution
February 15, 2017, 11:38 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
New study erases assumptions that the ocean's deepest points are pristine ecosystems.
Scientists invent paper that can be printed with light instead of ink
February 8, 2017, 8:58 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Paper can be reprinted up to 80 times, greatly reducing the waste associated with inkjet printing.
This bot can fly like a bat — and that's no easy feat
February 4, 2017, 11:07 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Scientists have constructed a tiny and agile robot that flies like a bat.
Scientists transform used cooking oil into material that's stronger than steel
February 2, 2017, 6:06 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Graphene out of cooking oil? Breakthrough process could make the wonder material cheaper to produce.
Scientists have created metallic hydrogen. Here's how it could change the world
January 27, 2017, 3:25 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Metallic hydrogen was once just a theory, but it now exists here on Earth.
Tomatoes tasted much better 100 years ago. Can their flavor be restored?
January 27, 2017, 8:56 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Researchers analyze how tomato flavors have changed over time.
'Smart glasses' automatically focus on whatever wearer is looking at
January 26, 2017, 11:47 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
You may never have to swap out reading glasses again.