Dan Taylor - 22 hours ago
Despite 'Interstellar' hype, wormhole travel may be impossible
Wormholes are unstable and would require an enormous amount of negative energy to keep them from collapsing.
FTC slams Sony on accusations of deceptive PS Vita ads; Sony will pay up FTC slams Sony on accusations of deceptive PS Vita ads; Sony will pay up
Dan Taylor - 5 hours ago
The electronics giant disputes the charges, but said it settled in order to focus on holiday sales.
Gay marriage bans in Arkansas, Mississippi fall in latest rulings Gay marriage bans in Arkansas, Mississippi fall in latest rulings
Dan Taylor - 6 hours ago
The rulings won't be enforced right away as both judges expected appeals.
Police: 15-year-old 'pimping out girls' in Florida high school sex ring Police: 15-year-old 'pimping out girls' in Florida high school sex ring
Dan Taylor - 6 hours ago
Venice Police say they may uncover more victims as the investigation goes deeper in the alleged prostitution ring.
Still a better fate than VHS: Unwanted Blu-ray discs repurposed for solar power Still a better fate than VHS: Unwanted Blu-ray discs repurposed for solar power
John Tyburski - 12 hours ago
Engineers find Blu-ray discs at the "intersection of information theory, nanophotonics, and materials science" and copy their microscopic patterns in solar panels to improve light absorbance.
UN takes significant steps in uniting the world against climate change UN takes significant steps in uniting the world against climate change
John Tyburski - 13 hours ago
Representatives from 200 nations will meet next week in Lima, Peru, to discuss the new United Nations climate treaty.
Despite 'Interstellar' hype, wormhole travel may be impossible Despite 'Interstellar' hype, wormhole travel may be impossible
Dan Taylor - 22 hours ago
Wormholes are unstable and would require an enormous amount of negative energy to keep them from collapsing.
Scientists unearth 1,700-year-old mythical carvings along ancient Silk Road Scientists unearth 1,700-year-old mythical carvings along ancient Silk Road
Dan Taylor - 22 hours ago
Archaeologists found the cemetery in the city of Kucha in northwest China.
Dogs are sloppy because they don't suck, according to study Dogs are sloppy because they don't suck, according to study
Dan Taylor - 23 hours ago
Waters don't dip the tips of their tongues into the water, meaning their lapping technique is more elegant.
Swimming robot gathers vital data about Antarctic ice Swimming robot gathers vital data about Antarctic ice
Kate Halse - Nov 25, 2014
SeaBED, an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV), helps to bridge the gap between difficulties in accurately measuring the ice thickness.
Amazing remastered images present Europa as it looks to the naked eye Amazing remastered images present Europa as it looks to the naked eye
Kate Halse - Nov 25, 2014
Scientists are looking for clues about Europa's geological history and chemistry of a worldwide ocean that is believed to exist below the ice.
Yogurt might be your best defense against diabetes Yogurt might be your best defense against diabetes
Rina Shah - Nov 25, 2014
One additional serving of yogurt per day was associated with an 18 percent lower risk of type 2 diabetes.
Source of schizophrenia, dementia linked to vulnerable brain network Source of schizophrenia, dementia linked to vulnerable brain network
Rina Shah - Nov 25, 2014
This network is linked to a heightened vulnerability to unhealthy development and aging.
Florida woman convicted of firing warning shot at husband agrees to plea deal Florida woman convicted of firing warning shot at husband agrees to plea deal
Dan Taylor - Nov 25, 2014
A judge rejected her argument of self-defense, saying she could have left the scene but instead retrieved a gun from a car and went back into the house.
Wonder Woman gets the 'Breaking Bad' touch: Michelle MacLaren to direct Wonder Woman gets the 'Breaking Bad' touch: Michelle MacLaren to direct
Ann Savage - Nov 25, 2014
MacLaren is also well known for her work on Game of Thrones.
Victim of FSU shooting now paralyzed, officials say Victim of FSU shooting now paralyzed, officials say
Dan Taylor - Nov 25, 2014
His condition at the hospital improved, as he was upgraded from critical to serious condition.
Italian astronaut goes 'latte speed' with espresso machine on the ISS Italian astronaut goes 'latte speed' with espresso machine on the ISS
John Tyburski - Nov 25, 2014
Female Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti took along a specially adapted espresso machine on her recent trip to the International Space Station.
Obesity proves a weighty strain on the economy, costs $2 trillion a year Obesity proves a weighty strain on the economy, costs $2 trillion a year
Rina Shah - Nov 25, 2014
Obesity is responsible for 5 percent of all deaths around the world every year.
NFL confirms Katy Perry will headline Super Bowl XLIX halftime show NFL confirms Katy Perry will headline Super Bowl XLIX halftime show
Steven DiCarlo - Nov 24, 2014
'Roar' singer selected as headline act for Pepsi Halftime Show, and will perform in front of over 100 million people.
Buy a Chromebook, get 1TB of free Google Drive storage Buy a Chromebook, get 1TB of free Google Drive storage
Michael Green - Nov 24, 2014
The total value of the offer comes to $240, which is more than the price of many Chromebooks.
Apple goes RED, campaigns against AIDS Apple goes RED, campaigns against AIDS
Michael Green - Nov 24, 2014
The campaign will donate a part of almost every purchase customers make with Apple to the (RED) charity.
Nestlé manipulates enzyme to give you 'exercise in a bottle' Nestlé manipulates enzyme to give you 'exercise in a bottle'
Rina Shah - Nov 24, 2014
Understanding this enzyme better could lead to the development of food and nutritional products that could emulate the effects of exercise on the body's metabolism.
Gruesome black seadevil captured on film for the first time Gruesome black seadevil captured on film for the first time
Kate Halse - Nov 24, 2014
Both the male and female versions are rarely seen and remain a mystery to researchers aside from knowledge about their life spans and reproductive biology.
Bad marriages are literally bad for the heart Bad marriages are literally bad for the heart
Rina Shah - Nov 24, 2014
A bad marriage is more harmful to the heart than a good marriage is beneficial.
Preventing the apocalypse: experts plan asteroid early warning system Preventing the apocalypse: experts plan asteroid early warning system
Kate Halse - Nov 24, 2014
The threat of an asteroid colliding with Earth is a real danger, as indicated by a large fireball and explosion over Chelyabinsk, Russia, in early 2013.
Bidding on government airwaves explodes, tops $34 billion Bidding on government airwaves explodes, tops $34 billion
Dan Taylor - Nov 24, 2014
Massive smartphone demand is the likely reason why this auction has far exceeded the last auction in 2008.
Terrifying seadevil photo shows just how scary the ocean can be Terrifying seadevil photo shows just how scary the ocean can be
Zane Foley - Nov 23, 2014
Recently a research team submerged into this deep underworld to encounter and document the first ever video and images of the rarely ever seen black 'Seadevil'.
Moon time capsule will literally be ground-breaking Moon time capsule will literally be ground-breaking
Zane Foley - Nov 23, 2014
In a decade or so a new spacecraft attached with a high-tech drill, will land on the South Pole-Aitken basin, where it will drill 66 feet into the surface of the moon.
 Time to save Earth: Asteroid early warning system announced Time to save Earth: Asteroid early warning system announced
Zane Foley - Nov 23, 2014
Now that researchers and scientists have been able to successfully land craft on an asteroid the next precautionary step is to devise an early warning system for asteroids that may make there way to Earth.
President Obama: Voters want a 'new car smell' in 2016 President Obama: Voters want a 'new car smell' in 2016
Cara Cunningham - Nov 23, 2014
Obama said there are "a number" of people he would support in the presidential election.
Pregnant Egyptian woman dies from swine flu: officials Pregnant Egyptian woman dies from swine flu: officials
Dan Taylor - Nov 23, 2014
The woman spent five days in the hospital before dying from the disease.