Tue, Oct 08, 2013 12:22 PM by Melissa Breyer
In an era of male-dominated science, this unknown American hero led the development of one of the most significant technological innovations of the 20th century.
Tue, Oct 08, 2013 8:09 AM by Jeanna Bryner, Livescience
Early forecasts had suggested the Nobel in physics would go to Peter Higgs and François Englert, who predicted the existence of the Higgs boson 50 years ago.
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Mon, Oct 07, 2013 4:49 PM by Tanya Lewis, Livescience
Since the prize's founding in 1901, the Nobel committee has awarded 104 medicine prizes to 204 people.
Mon, Oct 07, 2013 3:29 PM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
3-D printing allows scientists to build their own bacterial colonies in a number of custom shapes, enabling them to study bacterial defenses.
Mon, Oct 07, 2013 8:09 AM by Rachael Rettner, Livescience
The 3 scientists' discovers revealed how cells control the delivery and release of molecules — such as hormones, proteins and neurotransmitters.
Sun, Oct 06, 2013 9:59 AM by Laura Poppick, LiveScience
LiveScience conducted a poll of an international group of scientists to determine what types of categories modern scientists feel are missing from the prizes.
Fri, Oct 04, 2013 4:39 PM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
A new 4-legged machine called WildCat bounds and gallops across the ground in an uncannily animal-like way.
Thu, Oct 03, 2013 2:26 PM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
The search for the Higgs boson began over 50 years ago meaning that there could be a number of winners connected to it.
Wed, Oct 02, 2013 3:49 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The Science Channel series 'The Unexplained Files' sets out to test scientifically challenging scenarios.
Wed, Oct 02, 2013 12:42 PM by Michael d'Estries
'Thor' actress teams with Marvel on new contest to connect girls with the most successful women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Tue, Oct 01, 2013 12:15 PM by Laura Moss
Student-designed sensory augmentation equipment allows you to isolate sounds in noisy environments and see movement that's normally undetectable.
Sat, Sep 28, 2013 10:45 PM by Bryan Nelson
Scientists have learned how to make photons bind together to form 'solid light,' a technology similar to that used in lightsabers from the 'Star Wars' movies.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 3:39 PM by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Most lower-leg prosthetics available today are like a spring, which means people with those devices have to use their intact limb to pull the prosthetics behind them.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 11:37 AM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
With a new understanding of how chromosomes are actually shaped, scientists can better grasp how shape relates to gene function.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 9:21 AM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
The grants will help scientists researching how to improve wireless networks and to better map treatment for long-term illnesses.