Wed, Aug 28, 2013 10:03 AM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
Scientists hope that by creating heavier and heavier elements, they will find stable super-heavy elements with as yet unimagined practical uses.
Mon, Aug 26, 2013 1:03 PM by Jillian Scharr, Staff Writer
There remain lots of caveats to time traveling through a wormhole, including the stability of the wormhole and the amounts of 'exotic matter' needed.
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 12:59 PM by Joseph Brownstein, Livescience
Researchers found that levels of certain molecules in the blood differed when people with bipolar disorder were having suicidal thoughts.
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 12:19 PM by Michael Dhar, LiveScience
In previous decades, we explored outward. Today's landmarks in science come from looking deeper inside.
Mon, Aug 19, 2013 1:49 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Particle accelerators do more than collide subatomic particles and atoms together — they provide clues about the universe.
Wed, Aug 14, 2013 1:40 PM by Mike Wall, LiveScience
From e-commerce to how we travel, the South African-born billionaire is pushing technology to bigger and greener heights
Wed, Aug 14, 2013 12:15 PM by John Platt
New research pinpoints how, when and why normally harmless bacteria become deadly.
Wed, Aug 14, 2013 9:37 AM
Video: Experiments are underway at Stanford University to determine if immersive technology can result in more empathy for the environment.
Tue, Aug 13, 2013 9:33 AM by Charles Choi, LiveScience
Researchers are not suggesting that Neanderthals were the first to make bone tools with their latest study.
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 10:19 AM by Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
New quantum physics tests hint at multiple universes.
Fri, Aug 09, 2013 10:09 AM
Video: 3-D printers are offering a new perspective on Egyptian mummies. The technology can reveal the contents of ancient coffins to 21st century researchers by creating exact replicas of what's inside.
Thu, Aug 08, 2013 5:59 PM by Shea Gunther
Check out these examples of good design getting ahead of practical considerations. (Just because it's cool and shiny doesn't mean it will work.)
Wed, Aug 07, 2013 1:59 PM by Wynne Parry, LiveScience
Henrietta Lacks didn't get to decide whether her cells would be used for research. More than 60 years later, the NIH has decided to give the Lacks family some say.
Tue, Aug 06, 2013 12:31 PM by John Platt
The massive Clock of the Long Now is being built under a Texas mountain.
Fri, Aug 02, 2013 10:59 AM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Our genetic parents were just 2 out of thousands of people alive 35,000 years ago. They just happen to have an unbroken lineage that continues to today.