NYU student creates magical gel that halts bleeding
March 9, 2015, 11:41 a.m. by Shea Gunther
VetiGel could be the next big thing. It's easy to apply, stops bleeding instantly and speeds healing.
Judge says banned service dog can go back to school
March 4, 2015, 10:41 a.m. by Shea Gunther
The 7-year-old boy with cerebral palsy and his service dog, Stevie, can attend school together after a judge stepped into the fray in Broward County.
Robots will run Japanese hotel (or why you should be worried about your job)
February 16, 2015, 10:16 a.m. by Shea Gunther
Opening this summer in Nagasaki, a new hotel will be staffed by multilingual 'actroid' robots who will check in guests, carry bags and even clean rooms.
Diego Stocco has never met an object he can't play
February 9, 2015, 10:49 a.m. by Shea Gunther
Italian-born experimental composer makes a living inventing sounds in the most unusual ways.
What's the deal with those giant ice balls washing ashore on Lake Michigan?
January 11, 2015, 5:17 p.m. by Shea Gunther
If you know how oysters make pearls, you're half the way to understanding this curious ice phenomenon.
Meet Jake Browne, a professional marijuana critic who is living the high life
December 30, 2014, 12:45 p.m. by Shea Gunther
Find out how this stand-up comedian, writer and entrepreneur found his dream job.
Are abandoned oil and gas wells dumping methane into the atmosphere?
December 18, 2014, 9:28 a.m. by Shea Gunther
Researchers at Princeton recently studied the question, and what they found was not pretty.
How broke is Detroit? Fire stations get alerts by fax and soda can
December 11, 2014, 9:12 a.m. by Shea Gunther
That's no typo. The Detroit Fire Department has to rely on an antiquated, jury-rigged alert system that involves a fax machine and soda can full of coins.
Battery + magnets + copper coil = World's tiniest electric maglev train
December 9, 2014, 8:41 a.m. by Shea Gunther
You can turn a handful of ingredients into your own miniature magnetic levitation system.
Is the OpenWorm Project creating life from keystrokes?
November 19, 2014, 11:03 a.m. by Shea Gunther
It's an ambitious goal — build an exact replica, down to the neuron, of the small nematode C. elegans. When does a digital roundworm become real?
Something very big and very dark punched a hole in our galaxy
The government will pay you $1,000 to adopt a wild horse
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
12 human foods dogs can eat and 5 they shouldn't
How to get rid of drain flies naturally
5 crazy facts about crazy ants