Mon, Jan 05, 2015 12:35 PM by Lloyd Alter
Here comes smart everything as the Internet of Things takes over our homes. But what does it all mean?
Fri, Jan 02, 2015 11:15 AM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
From new discovering dark matter to responding to emails, here are what some scientists hope to accomplish this year.
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Tue, Dec 30, 2014 10:58 AM by Christopher Wanjek, LiveScience
With a new understanding of how images 'flow' in the brain, researchers think they'll learn more about how the brain processes short-term memories.
Tue, Dec 30, 2014 9:49 AM by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
With double the energy, the Large Hadron Collider could finally produced elusive dark matter particles.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 11:46 AM by Christopher Wanjek, LiveScience
If a study is 'written' by a number of cartoon characters, it's probably not real.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 11:14 AM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
A new study compared genes from the spotted gar and mice to gain insights into limb evolution.
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 2:52 PM by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
We understand very little about the evolution of vision since the soft tissue of the eye tends to decays rapidly after death.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 11:06 AM by Elizabeth Howell, SPACE.com
Other scientific advancements this year included a better understanding of birds' evolution and 'neuromorphic' computer chips.
Thu, Dec 18, 2014 2:03 PM by Bryan Nelson
This ultra-strong, ultra-thin supermaterial could yield a technological revolution.
Fri, Dec 12, 2014 11:14 AM by Elizabeth Palermo
The laser has a variety of attack modes, ranging from an intense nonlethal glare to the ability to destroy a target with 'near-instantaneous lethality.'
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 2:33 PM by Starre Vartan
The man who rubbed elbows with the likes of famous artists and astronomers found his purpose in a series of puzzles and books that piqued the curiosity of a nation.
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 9:12 AM by Shea Gunther
That's no typo. The Detroit Fire Department has to rely on an antiquated, jury-rigged alert system that involves a fax machine and soda can full of coins.
Wed, Dec 10, 2014 11:11 AM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Not only are the winning kids wizards in the lab, but they have a range of other interests, including volunteer work, playing sports and performing music.
Tue, Dec 09, 2014 8:51 PM by Bryan Nelson
Researchers have developed solar concentrators that can be placed on windows or cellphone screens.
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.