Mar 1, 2013 The sequester may have immediate impacts on federal workers, the unemployed, and federal aviation personnel -- but what will be its long-term effects?
Mar 1, 2013 A lab at Duke University has taken us one step closer to mind-melding, using rats.
Feb 21, 2013 11 scientists are $3 million richer than they were earlier this week thanks to the new 'Breakthrough Prize' awarded by Silicon Valley tech titans including Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Feb 21, 2013 New research indicates that the main protection against the mosquito, DEET, may not be as effective as originally thought.
Feb 8, 2013 A banking analyst makes the decision to leave his job at the age of 51, two years after being diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease.
Jan 11, 2013 Clunky programs, high costs and incompatible systems are factors in failure to save billions.
Jan 7, 2013 A robust global economy spreads wealth -- and pandemics like the flu, SARS, even the plague.
Jan 7, 2013 Scientists are looking to take advantage of the vast population of cellphone users to collect data.
Dec 27, 2012 The British government is plowing more public money into a miracle new substance. Graphene is said to be the lightest, thinnest and strongest material known to man. It was developed in Britain and could revolutionize high-tech manufacturing.
Dec 6, 2012 A new study finds state governments are plugging budget gaps at the expense of tobacco prevention programs.