Could brain scans have predicted the Gore divorce?
June 8, 2010, 7:12 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Utilizing data from brain scans and facial behavior, some scientists say they can predict which marriages will fail.
9 of the stupidest geography gaffes by politicians
June 7, 2010, 11:34 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Sometimes politicians -- even those involved in global affairs -- say things that make us wonder if they really know what's going on.
Biodiesel corrosion could cause leaks in fuel infrastructure
June 2, 2010, 12:38 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
New findings show that microbes present in biodiesel cause reactions that weaken the steel in fuel storage tanks.
Sawfish may go extinct in U.S. due to Gulf oil spill
May 27, 2010, 9:14 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
These iconic fish with toothy, saw-like snouts are likely to have their remaining habitat within U.S. waters engulfed by oil.
New species discovered: Fish have hands instead of fins
May 25, 2010, 2:25 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Each of the 9 bizarre new species uses modified pectoral fins to crawl, rather than swim, along the ocean floor.
Scientists create nanoscale robot spiders from DNA molecules
May 14, 2010, 3:03 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Although nanorobots made of DNA have been developed before, these spiders can move over greater distances and follow complex commands.
Exhausted osprey hitches a ride on ship to complete migration
May 11, 2010, 4:05 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The unlikely passenger even perched on a ship specially designed to allow people with disabilities to sail.
The government will pay you $1,000 to adopt a wild horse
Photographer captures stunning image of eagle in symmetrical reflection
19 weird and wonderful turtle and tortoise species
The story behind kudzu, the vine that's still eating the South
A fire chief comforts a dog who refuses to leave his trapped owner's side
9 of the world's largest dog breeds