January 15, 2020, 3:19 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Research finds Irish dancing more helpful than physiotherapy for Parkinson's disease.
Space probes may soon prove that other Earth-like planets exist
December 15, 2009, 1:19 a.m. by Katherine Butler
Two space probes scan the universe for signs of planets that could support life.
A $200,000 ticket to space
December 8, 2009, 11:39 a.m.
Video: British businessman and adventurer Sir Richard Branson unveils Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo, the first commercial craft created to reach the edge of space.
MIT team wins $40,000 from Pentagon for finding balloons
December 8, 2009, 7:41 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Researchers beat 4,300 teams to locate the coordinates of 10 red balloons scattered around the country — all part of a social networking experiment.
First-ever unmanned underwater glider crosses the Atlantic
December 7, 2009, 11:32 p.m. by Katherine Butler
Experiment opens new frontiers in oceanography and ocean observation.
5 brilliant mathematicians and their impact on the modern world
This simple paper water filter zaps contaminants like nobody's business
Why do we see monsters in the mirror?
13 optical illusions that will blow your mind
7 surprising facts about Charles Darwin
Scientists learn how to record your dreams and play them back to you