Thu, Sep 26, 2013 3:39 PM by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Most lower-leg prosthetics available today are like a spring, which means people with those devices have to use their intact limb to pull the prosthetics behind them.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 11:37 AM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
With a new understanding of how chromosomes are actually shaped, scientists can better grasp how shape relates to gene function.
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 9:21 AM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
The grants will help scientists researching how to improve wireless networks and to better map treatment for long-term illnesses.
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 9:29 AM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
The second annual Golden Goose Awards were given out by a bipartisan group of Members of Congress in a ceremony on Capitol Hill.
Wed, Sep 18, 2013 9:26 AM
Video: Kerry Sanders of the 'Today' show gives an exclusive tour of the only working underwater laboratory in the world, known as 'Aquarius,' owned by Florida International University.
Mon, Sep 16, 2013 3:58 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Understanding imagination reveals what makes humans unique, though scientists could apply these findings to developing artificially intelligent devices.
Fri, Sep 13, 2013 10:50 AM by Marc Lallanilla, LiveScience
In addition to dung beetles and walking on water on the moon, there was a four-act opera about the Blonsky Device.
Thu, Sep 12, 2013 11:29 AM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
New images that show the arrangement of atoms in glass may shed light on uncertainties about the material, which is not exactly a liquid or a solid.
Tue, Sep 10, 2013 12:29 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The new system would safely stop the car if the wrong brain waves were detected.
Thu, Sep 05, 2013 3:14 PM by Laura Moss
The technology could one day be used to guide search-and-rescue dogs in places handlers can't reach.
Thu, Sep 05, 2013 12:00 PM by Laura Poppick, LiveScience
Researchers used radiocarbon dating of artifacts that aren't normally displayed by museums to establish the changes.
Thu, Aug 29, 2013 12:10 PM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The spinning sphere of calcium was intended to provide insights into the possible existence of quantum friction.
Thu, Aug 29, 2013 11:49 AM by Clara Moskowitz, LiveScience
In hopes of making particle physics more understandable and engaging, a group of physicists have banded together to produce videos about why the field matters.
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 4:03 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
This method of growing mini-brains in a lab could be used to or test medications, or to study other brain disorders.
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 11:54 AM by Melissa Breyer
The breakthrough could lead to a number of uses, such as helping disabled people send distress signals through their thoughts.