Saturday, January 24, 2015
Scientists have found further evidence that comets harbor the building blocks of life, and have collected the first close-up data that will help them understand how these celestial bodies evolve as they hurtle toward the sun.
Google boss Eric Schmidt predicted on Thursday that the Internet will soon be so pervasive in every facet of our lives that it will effectively “disappear” into the background.
Monday, January 19, 2015
The global heat streak of the 21st century can be explained with statistics that defy astronomical odds.
Saturday, January 17, 2015
Japanese scientists say they are on their way to being able to create custom-made skin, bone and joints using a 3D printer.
A British-built space probe that disappeared without trace more than a decade ago has been spotted on the surface of Mars, the UK Space Agency said on Friday.
Apple, Google and two other Silicon Valley companies have agreed to pay US$415 million in a second attempt to resolve a class-action lawsuit alleging they formed an illegal cartel to prevent their workers from leaving for better-paying jobs.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Fish exposed to low levels of bisphenol A (BPA), a common chemical used in plastics, canned goods and cash register receipts, showed evidence of hyperactive behavior, according to research published Monday.
A computer program that analyzes your Facebook “likes” may be a better judge of your personality than your closest friends and family, according to research out Monday.
Plenty of research has shown that learning a second language can boost brainpower, but a new study out Monday suggests that the effects extend to those who begin in middle childhood.