Fri, May 03, 2013 9:24 AM by Jillian Scharr, TechNewsDaily
Instead of an electromagnetic motor, researchers used ceramic strips for a battery that can expand or contract when hit with an electric field.
Fri, May 03, 2013 9:08 AM by Matt Hickman
Sure, there are a few kinks to be worked out, but the designers behind the clever and unfussy Window Socket are onto something: A solar converter-charger that serves as an outlet on windows, not walls.
Better for your business,
better for the planet
Wed, May 01, 2013 3:40 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The discovery could open up possibilities for slowing age-related diseases and increasing life span.
Wed, May 01, 2013 11:57 AM by Melissa Breyer
'A Boy and His Atom' proves that even nanophysicists like to have a little fun now and then.
Wed, May 01, 2013 9:44 AM by Clara Moskowitz, LiveScience
Scientists are about 5 years away from setting up an experiment that slows down antiparticles enough to track their movements.
Wed, May 01, 2013 8:40 AM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
A study found that concealed maps within flower buds are made up of patterns of arrows that act as instructions for how each cell in the bud should grow.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 4:40 PM by Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience
The 6-inch-long skeleton has several anomalies, including its alien-like skull, teensy body and the fact that it has just 10 ribs rather than 12.
Thu, Apr 25, 2013 6:00 PM by Jillian Scharr, TechNewsDaily
A voice recording of Alexander Graham Bell’s father was recovered on this wax-coated drum, which was shipped to Berkeley Lab earlier this year for analysis.
Thu, Apr 25, 2013 10:46 AM by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
Poultry markets in China provide a conducive environment for strains of the virus to mingle and mutate.
Thu, Apr 25, 2013 9:57 AM by Charles Q. Choi, TechNewsDaily
The robots could also help conserve endangered sea turtles by giving insight into environmental factors.
Wed, Apr 24, 2013 3:44 PM by Clara Moskowitz, LiveScience
Rare mesons may be influencing particles, but scientists will have to wait until 2015 to fully test their hypotheses.
Wed, Apr 24, 2013 1:31 PM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
A gunshot wound in 1822 has informed science about digestion and fevers for decades.
Wed, Apr 24, 2013 10:12 AM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The earliest farmers in Germany were closely related to Near Eastern and Anatolian people, suggesting migrations of people into Europe.
Tue, Apr 23, 2013 10:18 AM by Jenn Savedge
Young scientists from across the nation amaze President Obama with their inventions at this year's White House Science Fair.
Mon, Apr 22, 2013 8:00 PM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
The U.S. public's knowledge of basic science and technology varies widely, according to the results of a survey by the Pew Research Center.