July 3, 2019, 9:12 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
A micro-turbine will spin at 70,000 rpm for 9 straight months.
Los Angeles debuts first early earthquake warning app in U.S.
January 8, 2019, 9:35 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Will Seattle, San Francisco and other tremor-prone cities follow suit?
Robot swarms can form structures on their own, like cells in our bodies
January 3, 2019, 10:05 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Need a bridge in a hurry? Send in the swarm.
When fruit flies get drunk, they act a lot like us
December 28, 2018, 11:30 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Buzzed flies reveal important step to intoxication
These new tests aim to find cancer before it's diagnosed
December 19, 2018, 1:35 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Are cancer detection tests the key to 'curing' cancer?
Future archaeologists will remember us by the chicken bones we left behind
December 14, 2018, 3:25 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
In just 70 years, we've managed to build a brand-new chicken.
There's a massive ecosystem twice the size of the world's oceans beneath our feet
December 10, 2018, 4 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
'It’s like finding a whole new reservoir of life on Earth,' says one of the scientists behind the 10-year study.
Now we know how much starlight the universe has ever created
December 4, 2018, 12:44 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Scientists used the Fermi gamma-ray telescope to calculate it over time.
Humans of the future will be bigger and hungrier than ever
November 13, 2018, 2:33 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's not just the sheer number of us, but also our growing appetites.
Ancient Egyptian tomb turns out to be crawling with mummified cats
November 13, 2018, 9:18 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
The shiniest prize may wait in a perfectly sealed tomb.
5 brilliant mathematicians and their impact on the modern world
These students came up with an ingenious way to keep buildings cool
Common cat parasite linked to personality changes in humans
Why do we see monsters in the mirror?
13 optical illusions that will blow your mind
Scientists learn how to record your dreams and play them back to you