African women find head-carrying causes more pain than backpacks
October 4, 2010, 5:15 p.m. by Livescience.com Inc.
A study reveals all women tested agreed that they would prefer an alternative method of transporting essential items such as water.
Sputnik anniversary today launches World Space Week
October 4, 2010, 3:34 p.m. by Space.com Inc.
Held every year from Oct. 4-10, celebrations highlight the contributions of space science and technology to life on Earth.
The science of beer reveals complete proteome picture
October 3, 2010, 4:59 p.m. by Katy Rank Lev
Researchers analyze the proteins in one of the world's favorite beverages.
Physicists determine time may end in 5 billion years
October 2, 2010, 2:36 p.m. by Katherine Butler
Some astrophysicists propose time will end in 5 billion years with an event no creature alive will witness.
Time will end within a few billion years, say physicists
October 1, 2010, 4:25 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Physicists have calculated that time is likely to end within the next 4 billion years due to a catastrophe that no one alive at the time will witness.
Good decision-making groups need more women, not geniuses
October 1, 2010, 2:28 p.m. by Livescience.com Inc.
Groups with a higher proportion of females may perform better because women tend to demonstrate better social sensitivity than men.
I, monkey: Test subjects recognize their mirror images
September 30, 2010, 8:48 a.m. by Livescience.com Inc.
Monkeys are more self-aware than previously thought.
'Lost' letters reveal twists in discovery of double helix
September 29, 2010, 4:13 p.m. by Livescience.com Inc.
Correspondence from Nobel Prize winner Francis Crick tells of rival labs.
Don't live in a state with oranges? Engineer one in your kitchen
September 27, 2010, 10:32 a.m. by Good Magazine
How chemicals and the razzle dazzle of molecular gastronomy might save the world, or at least reduce your carbon footprint.
Turtle 'marriage' ends after 115 years
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
Is there a reason toothpaste has to be in a box?
Honey badger fights leopard to rescue her baby
What can 28,000 rubber duckies lost at sea teach us about our oceans?
Geese with ice-covered beaks get a helping hand from humans