Mon, Feb 17, 2014 11:37 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
To your brain, marriage becomes 'a proxy for trust and reliability' and this understanding helps to relieve stress.
Mon, Feb 17, 2014 9:27 AM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
A new reports finds that 1 in 4 Americans are unaware that the Earth orbits the sun and that nearly 50 percent don't know how antibiotics work.
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Sat, Feb 15, 2014 11:43 AM by Matt Hickman
No longer used just to display coupons and photos of the grandkids, scientists at GE are harnessing the power of magnets to help make the refrigerator, a household energy guzzler long in need of a makeover, up to 20 percent more efficient.
Fri, Feb 14, 2014 10:17 AM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
The robots are programed to obey 'traffic laws' to discourage piling up while still managing to work independently to complete a common goal.
Thu, Feb 13, 2014 2:47 PM by Matt Hickman
They've got resumes longer than your arm, more diplomas than you can count — and they like to rock a crowd. (Oh, and one of them even knows how to study rocks.)
Thu, Feb 13, 2014 11:06 AM by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
The skeleton will help scientists fill in the gaps in the 'epic journey of our species.'
Wed, Feb 12, 2014 9:57 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The sequencing would make the English king the first individual of known historical identity to have a full genome sequence.
Fri, Feb 07, 2014 3:42 PM by Russell McLendon
The ongoing 'debate' about evolution relies heavily on popular misconceptions. A Ph.D. student in biology created this infographic to clear up five persistent fallacies.
Fri, Feb 07, 2014 10:49 AM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
Dying at the age of 70, the 'Father of Europe' had the bones of an older man, according to researchers.
Thu, Feb 06, 2014 11:06 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Some think that Nye did a fine job holding the evolutionary line against Ken Ham's creationism, but others think the debate was little more than 'spectacle.'
Wed, Feb 05, 2014 3:50 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Using touch sensors, electrodes and computer algorithms, researchers have successfully created the first bionic hand that can feel.
Wed, Feb 05, 2014 12:25 PM by Anna Norris
Test your knowledge of the Father of Evolution with our Charles Darwin quiz.
Wed, Feb 05, 2014 11:40 AM by Matt Hickman
The world's fifth building to achieve the super-rigorous Living Building Challenge has been certified. And giving its location in New England's Knowledge Corridor, it should come as no surprise that it's an educational facility.
Wed, Feb 05, 2014 10:04 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Scientific, religious, and legal arguments have been made concerning the origins of humans and animals since the 1700s.
Wed, Feb 05, 2014 9:36 AM by Live Science
The lengthy debate centered around the question 'Is creation a viable model of origins in today's modern scientific era?'.