Tue, Dec 09, 2014 12:43 PM by Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
While quantum information has been across many miles before this experiment, this was the first time information was transported using an optical fiber, and then recorded and stored at the other end.
Tue, Dec 09, 2014 12:09 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Scientists used the lasers in place of asteroids to see if the Late Heavy Bombardment could have triggered the chemical chain reaction to create life.
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Mon, Dec 08, 2014 4:52 PM by Laura Moss
The languages you speak — even the ones you may have heard when you were just an infant — have a lasting effect on how your brain processes information.
Wed, Dec 03, 2014 11:17 AM by Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The celebrity continues his endeavor to make scientists into better communicators.
Tue, Dec 02, 2014 1:54 PM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
With confirmation that the DNA belongs to Richard III, scientists can now determine if Richard had his two nephews murdered after he took the throne.
Mon, Dec 01, 2014 10:38 PM by Bryan Nelson
Graphene membranes could be used to 'sieve' hydrogen gas from the atmosphere to then generate electricity, say researchers.
Mon, Dec 01, 2014 4:02 PM by Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
No need to go into space to experience Einstein's most famous theory. The concept can be explored right here on Earth.
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 7:40 AM by Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
Rubber bullets, tear gas and sound cannons may be nonlethal but they can still cause physical harm.
Fri, Nov 21, 2014 11:20 AM by Calla Cofield, LiveScience
Despite having unique spins, the two new particles are behaving exactly how scientists predicted.
Thu, Nov 20, 2014 4:35 AM by Bryan Nelson
Gloves designed after a gecko's feet allow human climbers to scale walls with ease.
Wed, Nov 19, 2014 11:03 AM by Shea Gunther
It's an ambitious goal — build an exact replica, down to the neuron, of the small nematode C. elegans. When does a digital roundworm become real?
Tue, Nov 18, 2014 7:30 PM by Matt Hickman
The Big Apple's dwindling pay phone population will soon all but vanish, replaced with charging station-equipped wireless hotspots.
Tue, Nov 18, 2014 10:07 AM by Sami Grover
With little public funding for science, Silicon Valley investors are coming to the rescue.
Mon, Nov 17, 2014 12:17 PM by Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
The robot's ultraviolet rays, which are 25,000 times brighter than florescent lights, can destroy the pathogens that humans miss.
Fri, Nov 14, 2014 9:23 PM by Bryan Nelson
Free will is a complicated philosophical subject, but new research suggests mammals may have it.