Help Us Launch The ARKYD — A Space Telescope for Everyone!
Not content with simply being the man-made object to travel farthest from Earth, NASA’s Voyager 1 spacecraft recently entered a bizarre new region at the solar system’s edge that has physicists baffled.
I have fallen extremely ill to an unrelenting, progressively-worsening AIDS-like demise. I can pinpoint exactly when I was infected with my “chronic viral syndrome of unknown etiology” and because the “acute infection” stage was so distinguishable,
“By administering a molecule that selectively blocks the action of this receptor, we observed important improvements in both cognitive and cerebrovascular function,” says Dr. Baptiste Lacoste, research fellow who conducted the study at The Neuro and
An SRI project aims to build a powerful predictive assistant for office workers.
Using computers to virtually test new molecules could lead to new types of solar cells.
Wireless vehicle networks could make driving safer and more efficient, but the cost of deployment will be significant.
“UK’s push for GM crops looks ill considered and irresponsible”. Megan Noble and Lawrence Woodward
Current policies designed to safeguard Mars against biological contamination from Earth are hampering exploration of the Red Planet and should be relaxed, some scientists say.
Scientists searching for extraterrestrials are teaming up with one of the world's best-known online-transaction companies to create the first system for space-based payments for astronauts and tourists venturing beyond Earth, project officials announ
A third trip so close to the sun
The Minnesota Vikings American football team has announced the final design for a new stadium to built in the Minneapolis city center that will feature the world’s largest transparent roof.
Self-serve robot locksmiths have arrived in New York City.
All eyes on Earth!
Engineers were able to build the device by applying a patented technique to commercially available telecom fiber-optic technology.
Fun and games have a real-world medical benefit with upcoming iOS game "The Treasure of Bell Island" by California-based studio Blue Marble Game Company.
Ray guns, death rays, freeze rays — these make-believe weapons have long been staples of the wackier side of science fiction.
Actor Rainn Wilson is a little bit worried about what the private asteroid-mining company Planetary Resources might do once it reaches space.
The moon is the final resting ground for scads of landed and crashed spacecraft, many of which have been pinpointed recently by sleuthing scientists.
In a seminal paper in Science more than 20 years ago, scientists described a device that was capable of causing drops of water placed on it to move uphill ("How to Make Water Run Uphill").
The organism, discovered just five years ago, is closely related to the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine.
Solar manufacturers are eager to implement several new technologies that could make solar power cheaper, and the panels easier to make.
Taking aspirin regularly may reduce the risk of most types of colon cancer, a new study suggests.
Astrophysicist Eric Davis is one of the leaders in the field of faster-than-light (FTL) space travel. But for Davis, humanity's potential to explore the vastness of space at warp speed is not science fiction.
Scientists have recently discovered that the human brain bears the imprint of earlier events for at least 24 hours after the experience has taken place.
The habitable zone of a nearby star is filled to the brim with planets that could support alien life, scientists announced today (June 25).
As a young surgeon, Peter Attia felt contempt for a patient with diabetes. She was overweight, he thought, and thus responsible for the fact that she needed a foot amputation.
You can take pretty much any kid to an arcade, drop a few quarters into whatever Resident Evil knockoff you find there, put the fluorescent blue Uzi in their tiny little hands, and they’ll know what to do.
In the wake of recent revelations that the National Security Agency (NSA) and other government snoops are monitoring the electronic communications of U.S. citizens, millions of us wanted to know what, if anything, we could do to protect our email, ce
If you or someone you know has a child that has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), chances are the child is actually just fine.