Urine-filled mosquitoes less likely to spread disease
March 5, 2010, 2:25 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Making bloodsuckers uncomfortable down below may lead to greater control of populations and diseases.
Micro-ears may allow scientists to eavesdrop on molecules
March 2, 2010, 5:58 a.m. by Katy Rank Lev
Researchers develop a type of Victorian ear trumpet capable of listening at the molecular level.
New material traps radioactive waste like a Venus flytrap
March 1, 2010, 9:17 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Chemical material could speed clean-up at power plants by snapping its jaws at radioactive waste, leaving nontoxic byproducts alone.
Smound? Hybrid sense of smell and sound found in lab mice
February 26, 2010, 9:48 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Scientist accidentally discovers a strong response in mice brains to combinations of smell and hearing.
The mystery of the 400-million-year-old towering mushrooms
February 23, 2010, 3:07 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Bizarre towering fossils from an era before trees may have been huge rolls of a plant called liverwort.
Rachel Maddow calls out Glenn Beck on climate change
February 18, 2010, 7:12 p.m. by Shea Gunther
TV personality and radio host dedicates an entire segment of her MSNBC show to examining the nest of lies Glenn Beck used in recent statements about weather and climate change.
Record-breaking 'monster wave' detected in Southern Ocean
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
12 plants that repel unwanted insects
One woman met a stray dog — and changed everything for a forgotten breed
17 surreal images of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano eruption
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants