Expert: Consider sending all-female crew to Mars Expert: Consider sending all-female crew to Mars
Dan Taylor - 13 hours ago
Women eat less and take up less space, and could result in big savings for an expensive mission.
Huge debris pile suggests Hawaii may be at risk for massive tsunami Huge debris pile suggests Hawaii may be at risk for massive tsunami
Ian Lang - 18 hours ago
Tsunami wave would have been as much as 30 feet tall.
Study: Some fish play for fun (others for keeps, presumably) Study: Some fish play for fun (others for keeps, presumably)
Ian Lang - 19 hours ago
Behavior appears unique to species under study, at least for now
Convicted murder Jody Arias' sentencing retrial begins Convicted murder Jody Arias' sentencing retrial begins
Ross Cronkrite - 19 hours ago
The trial is likely to stretch into December.
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New research finds Hawaii could soon be struck by colossal tsunami
John Tyburski - 4 hours ago
Researchers discovered evidence in the form of a large pile of debris in a sinkhole in Hawaii that the chain of islands were hit with a massive tsunami about 500 years ago and could be vulnerable to a repeat in the near future.
 
Keanu Reeves is confident newest film will pull him from recent box office slump
Steven DiCarlo - 4 hours ago
'Matrix' star's latest film may serve as his big comeback, according to initial positive reviews.
 
Europeans made cheese for 5,000 years before they could even eat it, study finds
John Tyburski - 4 hours ago
Genomic research on ancient skeletons recovered from the Great Hungarian Plain indicates that lactose intolerance persisted long after early Europeans domesticated cattle and goats for their milk.
 
Physicists create laser tractor beam that can repel and attract objects
Ross Cronkrite - 4 hours ago
This laser tractor beam depends on the energy of the laser heating up the particles and the air encircling them.
 
Telescope provides key clues to universe's origin
Dan Taylor - 4 hours ago
A project involving more than 70 scientists has uncovered clues that will allow them to better map out the expansion of the universe and further understand dark matter and energy.
 
Expert: Consider sending all-female crew to Mars
Dan Taylor - 4 hours ago
Women eat less and take up less space, and could result in big savings for an expensive mission.
 
Huge debris pile suggests Hawaii may be at risk for massive tsunami
Ian Lang - 4 hours ago
Tsunami wave would have been as much as 30 feet tall.
 
Study: Some fish play for fun (others for keeps, presumably)
Ian Lang - 4 hours ago
Behavior appears unique to species under study, at least for now
 
Convicted murder Jody Arias' sentencing retrial begins
Ross Cronkrite - 4 hours ago
The trial is likely to stretch into December.
 
'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' actor Nicholas Brendon apologizes for his Idaho arrest
Ann Savage - 4 hours ago
The Buffy the Vampire Slayer blamed his Friday arrest on unintentionally mixing prescription painkillers with alcohol.
 
CVS pharmacy employs bold tactic to discourage customers from smoking
Vanessa Blanchard - 4 hours ago
The chain of pharmacies is assembling a network of tobacco free pharmacies that will be able to offer cheaper copays to customers who fill their prescriptions there.
 
Bryan Cranston responds to petition against 'Breaking Bad' action figures
Steven DiCarlo - 4 hours ago
Cranston mocks petition against the Toys 'R Us line of 'Breaking Bad' action figures.
 
Study suggests that the first person to visit Mars should be a woman
John Tyburski - 4 hours ago
According to one researcher, women should be favored over men for the first human spaceflight to Mars because women consume fewer calories each day than do men.
 
Study: Child medication errors occur every eight minutes
Lisa Rennie - 4 hours ago
A new study shows that caregivers frequently and unintentionally administer medication to young children incorrectly.
 
NASA says a partial eclipse is on the way for Thursday
Craig Manning - 4 hours ago
With a partial eclipse, the moon and sun are off-center, meaning that only a fraction of the sun is blacked out by the moon.
 
New study links sugar in soda to harmful age-related diseases
Kate Halse - 4 hours ago
The length of telomeres in white blood cells, where it is most easily measured, has been previously linked to human lifespan.
 
Common Parkinson's medication found to cause impulsive hypersexuality
Vanessa Blanchard - 4 hours ago
Researchers give a conservative estimate 10 percent of all patients taking these types of medications experience impulse control issues.
 
Scientists grow functional human intestines in mice
Rina Shah - 4 hours ago
In the long term, scientists hope that they will be able to use a patient's own cells to grow organs for those needing life-saving transplants.
 
Pill to prevent HIV may become available to those at high risk
Rina Shah - 4 hours ago
Taking the pill daily could mean a 99 percent reduction in risk.
 
Snapchat on running ads: 'We need to make money'
Michael Green - 4 hours ago
Snapchat will differentiate itself from Facebook and Google by swearing off any targeted advertising.
 
Boy gets prosthetic 'Iron Man' hand made from 3D printer
Michael Green - 4 hours ago
Keith now has black and blue "robotic" hand, at a fraction of the price of a typical prosthetic limb.
 
Study: Women more likely to develop anxiety, depression after heart attack
Lisa Rennie - 4 hours ago
The study included 160 patients who had suffered a myocardial infarction.
 
Horrifyingly large birdeater spider photographed in Guyana rainforest
Ian Lang - 4 hours ago
Massive spider can weigh as much as a puppy.
 
Drone captures first-ever aerial footage of killer whales [VIDEO]
Ian Lang - 4 hours ago
Aerial photos reveal astonishing details.
 
Comet Siding Spring whizzes past Mars
Craig Manning - 4 hours ago
Even at a distance of 87,000 miles, the comet's tail of dust, debris, and gas could have done serious damage to NASA's Mars orbiters.
 
Report: Pentagon forms Ebola rapid response team
Cara Cunningham - 4 hours ago
The team will await deployment to those found with Ebola within the U.S.
 
Missing UVA student's remains possibly found
Brian Sprowl - 4 hours ago
After five weeks missing, the body of Hannah Graham may have been discovered according to authorities.
 
'Captain America' chopper sold at auction for 1.35 million
Gina Merlino - 4 hours ago
The chopper that was used in the action film Captain America was sold for $1.35 million at an auction.
 
Yahoo releases retina-optimized Flickr 3.2
Christian de Looper - 4 hours ago
Yahoo has finally released a Flickr app to the app store, called Flickr 3.2, which supports the Retina display and allows users to take photos using live filters.