Friday, June 20, 2014
Parents of a child who is diagnosed with autism appear to be about one-third less likely than other parents to have children in the future, a new study out Wednesday found.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Antarctic scientists warned Wednesday that a surge in tourists visiting the frozen continent was threatening its fragile environment and called for better protection.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
A super-enriched banana genetically engineered to improve the lives of millions of people in Africa will soon have its first human trial, which will test its effect on vitamin A levels, Australian researchers said Monday.
Monday, June 16, 2014
The explosions that damaged a crippled Japanese nuclear plant during a disaster that forced mass evacuations in 2011 show what can happen when nuclear fuel overheats.
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Astrophysicists are casting doubt on what just recently was deemed a breakthrough in confirming how the universe was born: the observation of gravitational waves that apparently rippled through space right after the Big Bang.
Dinosaurs weren't cold-blooded — like modern-day reptiles — nor were they warm-blooded — like mammals and birds, according to a study out Friday aiming to answer a question that has intrigued paleontologists for decades.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Multiplayer action has been part of video-games going back to “Pong,” and ever since home consoles went online, few major games are released without some way to compete or cooperate with friends.
Electric car maker Tesla Motors is handing over the keys to its technology in an unusual effort to encourage other automakers to expand beyond gasoline-burning vehicles.
Thursday, June 12, 2014
Following the completion of amendments by the National Communication Commission (NCC), mobile subscribers throughout Taiwan may elect to upgrade their current 2G or 3G mobile services to the latest 4G network today.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Scientists have created a molecule that glows red or blue depending on drug levels in blood — the basis for a prospective home test to prevent patients accidentally overdosing, they reported Sunday.