Mon, Dec 16, 2013 8:08 PM by Bryan Nelson
500 years might soon be a normal human lifespan, thanks to researchers who have learned how to increase the lifespan of worms.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 11:25 AM by John Platt
Funding for the newest Breakthrough Prize is announced as the awards for life sciences and physics are given at a star-studded California ceremony.
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 1:28 PM by Laura Moss
Natural Machines says its Foodini will soon be printing homemade pizza in your kitchen, and it's just one of many 3-D food printers in development.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 2:50 PM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The mixed signals of dazzle camouflage cause insects' eyes to think that an object is both drawing closer and retreating.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 1:40 PM by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
The genetic material is the oldest ever sequenced and may shed light on an extinct group of humans called Denisovans.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 2:36 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The connections within and between hemispheres of the brain begin to diverge across gender lines as people each their teens.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 11:51 AM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The breakthrough could be a major boon to those patients requiring lung transplants, a procedure often complicated by the body's immune system.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 8:20 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Ancient DNA research has revealed genetic links between modern humans and our extinct ancestors, including Neanderthals and the mysterious Denisovans.
Mon, Dec 02, 2013 12:26 PM by Shea Gunther
And I don’t know whether to be scared or excited.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 10:18 AM by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
The tests offer only a small snapshot of a person's health, and customers often lack medical guidance to properly interpret results.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 11:39 AM by John Platt
The transparent flying machine flaps its wings 20 times per second.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 11:29 AM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
One of the goals of this collaboration of public and private funds is to better understand the brain's structure and function.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 3:40 PM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The skulls help researchers learn about what it was like to live on the margins of society in the 1800s.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 3:30 PM by Starre Vartan
This women-only app gives a numerical rating and a description of the men in a user's Facebook feed.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 10:17 AM by Tanya Lewis, SPACE.com
Most neutrinos detected on Earth originate in Earth's atmosphere or the sun making the discovery of an 'alien' neutrino very exciting.