Mon, Mar 10, 2014 10:40 AM by Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience
People with 'specific musical anhedonia' may not derive pleasure from music but they can still identify what emotions the music is intended to represent.
Fri, Mar 07, 2014 6:56 PM by Jenn Savedge
The FoldScope will bring microscopes to the masses and revolutionize health care around the world.
Sustainability—A Long Term Approach
Tue, Mar 04, 2014 1:04 PM by Katia Moskvitch, LiveScience
By using the 'spooky action' of entangled photons, scientists may soon be able to peer at transparent tissue without damaging them.
Tue, Mar 04, 2014 9:30 AM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Scientists are currently in disagreement if these frozen viruses pose a threat to human beings.
Mon, Mar 03, 2014 9:00 AM by Elizabeth Howell, SPACE.com
The wearable technology can monitor blood pressure, skin temperature and more. Before it goes to space, astronauts are testing it in an extreme environment.
Mon, Mar 03, 2014 7:50 AM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
New 3-D models of curls could lead to improved computer animation and even predicting curves of steel pipes.
Fri, Feb 28, 2014 5:19 PM by Matt Hickman
Designed in response to a rampant public urination problem, PPlanter is a smart and ecologically sensitive public urinal that conserves water while prettying up things with bamboo.
Fri, Feb 28, 2014 11:27 AM by Marc Lallanilla, LiveScience
The Exosuit has four 1.6-horsepower thrusters, 50 hours worth of oxygen and fiber-optic communication and diver monitoring devices.
Wed, Feb 26, 2014 2:53 PM by Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
Physicists can use these man-made particles to improve certain technologies, like fiber-optic communication devices.
Mon, Feb 24, 2014 2:18 PM by Wynne Parry, LiveScience
In addition to considering them as biological weapons, insects posed a risk to the Nazis at concentration camps, so studying them had logistical benefits as well.
Fri, Feb 21, 2014 1:00 PM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
Improvising music triggered the same brain regions responsible for spoken words, but the region responsible for interpreting language remained deactivated.
Fri, Feb 21, 2014 9:59 AM by Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
In a recent study, scientists modified proteins called growth factors to heal injuries more effectively.
Fri, Feb 21, 2014 9:32 AM by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The polymer-muscles generate about 3 horsepower per lb., or the equivalent of a jet engine.
Thu, Feb 20, 2014 5:32 PM by Bryan Nelson
Superimposed attempts to defeat level 1 of Kaizo Mario World simulate the many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics.
Wed, Feb 19, 2014 9:41 AM by Laura Poppick, LiveScience
In the first instance of a human-to-plant pathogen transfer, a bacterium related to the one that causes pimples has been found on a common grapevine.