Thu, Apr 17, 2014 10:19 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The leeches served as 'temporary drainage' as the body made its own new veins for the surgically repaired ear.
Wed, Apr 16, 2014 1:45 PM by Matt Hickman
Dyson vacuum cleaners can suck crumbs and gunk off of floors like no other. But can they also help to remove plastic waste from highly polluted rivers?
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Tue, Apr 15, 2014 5:50 PM by Jenn Savedge
Take a look at what the world's water supply would look like as a single drop - and find out what your family can do to protect it.
Tue, Apr 15, 2014 4:29 PM by Laura Moss
Video: A temporary tattoo-like device that could store medical information and release medicine directly into patients' skin has been developed at the University of Texas.
Fri, Apr 11, 2014 12:01 PM by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
Legal gray areas keep drones from being fully deployed as scientific instruments, so researchers often have to rely on hobbyists to use them.
Thu, Apr 10, 2014 11:02 AM by Katia Moskvitch, LiveScience
Making a ceramic material that is both tough and strong is the 'Holy Grail' of material sciences.
Thu, Apr 10, 2014 10:38 AM by Laura Moss
Video: University of Colorado researchers found that procrastination is a genetic trait that's closely linked to impulsivity. However, they say genes don't entirely determine how likely we are to procrastinate.
Thu, Apr 10, 2014 9:19 AM by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
Scientists have observed a new nibbling method of killing cells, and the findings could one day help treat deadly parasitic infections.
Wed, Apr 09, 2014 11:24 AM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
The key to the mechanical digger was figuring out the perfect speed at which it would and shut its shells to create a pocket of wet sand to move through easily.
Tue, Apr 08, 2014 1:27 PM by Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Egyptologists have no idea what the heart could've been used for or what happened to it.
Sun, Apr 06, 2014 3:23 PM by Starre Vartan
The MIT Media Lab is looking at the new visual language of animated images.
Sat, Apr 05, 2014 10:10 PM by Bryan Nelson
Signals that coordinate the rhythms of our heart and lungs offer inspiration for creating 'unbreakable' security codes.
Fri, Apr 04, 2014 11:43 AM by Laura Moss
While joy spreads quickly across social media, research shows it's got nothing on anger.
Thu, Apr 03, 2014 2:25 PM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Researchers compared the human brains to mouse brains for a sense of our similarities and our differences with the tiny critters.
Thu, Apr 03, 2014 12:45 PM
As doctors and patients turn to digital devices for assistance, will we soon see a robot perform brain surgery?