Wed, Feb 19, 2014 9:24 AM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
Bats can adjust their wing shape and size to account for environmental factors, a useful design concept for advancements in flight technology.
Mon, Feb 17, 2014 12:20 PM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
The suit includes features such as 360-degree cameras with night vision capabilities, bulletproof armor and sensors that can detect injuries.
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Mon, Feb 17, 2014 11:37 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
To your brain, marriage becomes 'a proxy for trust and reliability' and this understanding helps to relieve stress.
Mon, Feb 17, 2014 9:27 AM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
A new reports finds that 1 in 4 Americans are unaware that the Earth orbits the sun and that nearly 50 percent don't know how antibiotics work.
Sat, Feb 15, 2014 11:43 AM by Matt Hickman
No longer used just to display coupons and photos of the grandkids, scientists at GE are harnessing the power of magnets to help make the refrigerator, a household energy guzzler long in need of a makeover, up to 20 percent more efficient.
Fri, Feb 14, 2014 10:17 AM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
The robots are programed to obey 'traffic laws' to discourage piling up while still managing to work independently to complete a common goal.
Thu, Feb 13, 2014 2:47 PM by Matt Hickman
They've got resumes longer than your arm, more diplomas than you can count — and they like to rock a crowd. (Oh, and one of them even knows how to study rocks.)
Thu, Feb 13, 2014 11:06 AM by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
The skeleton will help scientists fill in the gaps in the 'epic journey of our species.'
Wed, Feb 12, 2014 9:57 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The sequencing would make the English king the first individual of known historical identity to have a full genome sequence.
Fri, Feb 07, 2014 3:42 PM by Russell McLendon
The ongoing 'debate' about evolution relies heavily on popular misconceptions. A Ph.D. student in biology created this infographic to clear up five persistent fallacies.
Fri, Feb 07, 2014 10:49 AM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
Dying at the age of 70, the 'Father of Europe' had the bones of an older man, according to researchers.
Thu, Feb 06, 2014 11:06 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Some think that Nye did a fine job holding the evolutionary line against Ken Ham's creationism, but others think the debate was little more than 'spectacle.'
Wed, Feb 05, 2014 3:50 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Using touch sensors, electrodes and computer algorithms, researchers have successfully created the first bionic hand that can feel.
Wed, Feb 05, 2014 12:25 PM by Anna Norris
Test your knowledge of the Father of Evolution with our Charles Darwin quiz.
Wed, Feb 05, 2014 11:40 AM by Matt Hickman
The world's fifth building to achieve the super-rigorous Living Building Challenge has been certified. And giving its location in New England's Knowledge Corridor, it should come as no surprise that it's an educational facility.