Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:00 PM by Christopher Wanjek, LiveScience
A recent study found that the majority of retractions are due to some type of misconduct, and not honest mistakes.
Fri, Dec 21, 2012 10:15 AM by Jeremy Hsu, TechNewsDaily
The LS3 robot ambles after its human leader like an overlarge, clumsy puppy trying to keep up with an owner.
Better for your business,
better for the planet
Thu, Dec 20, 2012 3:15 PM by Starre Vartan
With the aid of video conferencing software, students of all ages can learn (almost) anywhere.
Wed, Dec 19, 2012 2:58 PM by John Platt
Cognitive computing will dramatically change our daily lives in just 5 years, say IBM experts
Wed, Dec 19, 2012 2:45 PM by Tia Ghose and Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience
The editors of the scientific journal Nature have announced their 'Nature's 10' scientists for the second year.
Wed, Dec 19, 2012 1:13 PM by Melissa Breyer
The new process may provide a revolutionary, all-purpose flu shot.
Tue, Dec 18, 2012 3:04 PM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
The first-place winner will get $5,000 worth of Olympus camera and microscope equipment.
Tue, Dec 18, 2012 9:30 AM by Wynne Parry, LiveScience
A surgeon who studies the neuroscience of music is attempting to better understand creativity by putting jazz musicians and rappers in a brain-imaging scanner.
Mon, Dec 17, 2012 7:15 PM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
A new study suggests people may donate money not out of generosity, but because they simply don't understand how their actions will lead to payoffs down the line.
Mon, Dec 17, 2012 2:10 PM by Charles Choi, LiveScience
The robotic hand is capable of joint and wrist movements comparable to that of a human hand.
Mon, Dec 17, 2012 11:19 AM by Melissa Breyer
Ailing hearts may be whipped into shape by the injection of a genetically-modified virus.
Thu, Dec 13, 2012 4:30 PM by LiveScience Staff
New research shows that the genome of conifers has hardly changed since the days of the dinosaurs.
Thu, Dec 13, 2012 8:57 AM by Live Science
Cheese evolved after the development of dairy farming, which helped people take advantage of animal milk, a highly nutritious food one can sustainably procure.
Wed, Dec 12, 2012 7:00 AM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
The Fundamental Physics Prize, nearly 3 times as lucrative as the Nobel Prize, was founded last year and is the world's richest science award.
Wed, Dec 12, 2012 7:00 AM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Research suggests that the ways in which living things process information give more clues to the origin of life than chemical structures do.