Tue, Apr 23, 2013 10:18 AM by Jenn Savedge
Young scientists from across the nation amaze President Obama with their inventions at this year's White House Science Fair.
Mon, Apr 22, 2013 8:00 PM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
The U.S. public's knowledge of basic science and technology varies widely, according to the results of a survey by the Pew Research Center.
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Mon, Apr 22, 2013 3:30 PM by Douglas Main, LiveScience
Mental shortcuts and shortcomings, which allow us to be tricked, also show us how the brain works.
Mon, Apr 22, 2013 3:30 PM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Researchers examined how carbon and oxygen isotopes were bound together in fossils, which told them how chilly or warm the water was when the snails lived.
Wed, Apr 17, 2013 8:00 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Some people respond to feelings of powerlessness by turning to humanitarian aims, but would-be terrorists draw on violent ideologies.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 7:20 PM by Charles Choi, LiveScience
The findings add to evidence that the hobbit was a unique species of humans after all, not a deformed modern human.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 5:28 PM by John Platt
Engineers say the microscopic 'sponges' could absorb everything from E. coli to rattlesnake venom.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 5:20 PM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
There aren't many differences between lefties and righties, but lefties excel at visual and spatial tasks and are overrepresented among geniuses.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 3:57 PM by Karen Rowan, MyHealthNewsDaily
Flu viruses are known to evolve at a particularly fast pace, and the bird flu is no different.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 3:33 PM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The United States faces a brain-drain of scientific research as it cedes research ground to other countries.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 1:43 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
A new technique for skin grafts involves an adhesive made of tiny needles that was inspired by a parasitic worm's behavior.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 11:17 AM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
From gene sequencing to developing drugs, here's how the Supreme Court could set the tone for gene research.
Mon, Apr 15, 2013 2:40 PM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The pattern was discovered by scientists trying to determine if some nanoparticles harm human health.
Mon, Apr 15, 2013 1:43 PM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
One possibility is that the measurements are simply wrong.
Sun, Apr 14, 2013 2:20 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The $3 billion project was completed on April 14, 2003, and since then, scientists have achieved many milestones in using genomic discoveries to advance medical knowledge.