There’s some sad news from The Land of the Rising Sun today. Fukushima residents now have radioactive urine.
IBM held a special keynote event in New York today where it, among other things, discussed the future of Watson.
There’s yet more evidence to suggest America is in a downward economic spiral. That’s because a recently released report indicates life expectancy in the US is falling.
Scientists claim that they’re almost ready to produce “super varieties” of wheat. They say the strains will resist fungus, yield more wheat, and neutralize deadly threats to the food supply.
The intelligence community has a new workout regimen from an unlikely source: social science. Yes, intelligence analysts will now have to engage in mental gymnastics.
Researchers at the Indiana University School of Medicine have discovered a new way to deal with chronic pain. And it’s not medical marijuana.
There is new research related to drag reduction that environmental tech geeks will love. It could help industries like shipping to lessen their energy use and carbon emissions.
People who are hung over or suffer from migraines know that wearing tinted lenses not only makes you look cool, it helps ease the pain.
UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers are asking for the help of professional boxers to study a component in red wine.
There is more proof that all forms of life share certain characteristics with humans. This time it’s our preference for caffeine.
A former mechanical engineer by the name of Chris Goggin has designed a device capable of detecting bedbugs - which will no doubt bring a huge sigh of relief to those who awake with itchy red spots.
Scientists have known for a long time that people who have a close relative who is an alcoholic have a much better chance of abusing the sauce.
There is has always been a concern about what will happen to children who are exposed to media violence.
The enigmatic Area 51 in the Nevada desert is synonymous with clandestine activities, aliens and unexplained events for many UFO enthusiasts.
Did you know that China is governed by scientists? Yes, both the Chinese President and his Premier are engineers. In addition, 8 out of China’s top 9 government officials are scientists.
As America prepares itself for what is predicted to be an active hurricane season, the American Geophysical Union (AGU) is calling on Congress to fund weather satellites.
Here’s one for the obvious file: a study of university students has found a link between binge drinking and poorer verbal declarative memory.
Yale researchers have found that for some people, the expensive cancer medications called "smart drugs" might not be so smart after all.
A new study says teens that drink alcohol spend more time on their computers than their peers who don’t drink.
A Swiss researcher has developed a new apple that is resistant to disease, appealing to the palate, and easy to grow, all without using genetic modification.