Nobel Prize in physics winner Peter Higgs plans to 'properly' retire next year at age 85
His name is Frank, short for Frankenstein of course, and although he doesn't run, jump or fight, Frank does sport bionic body parts and implantable synthetic organs. And he's on display at the National Air and Space Museum this fall.
Chemist's lawyer to recommend 1-year sentence in Mass. lab scandal, prosecutors want 5-7 years
Roxanne Jones, the former vice president of ESPN, says her respect and love for the game of football is fading because of the way the NFL has handled, or ignored, growing medical evidence that concussions cause serious damage to players' brains.
A look at the chemistry and dangers of dry ice after explosion at LA airport
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World Food Prize event in Iowa confronts divisive issues of biotech crops and global warming
Decades after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, a Virginia politics expert says he has uncovered new evidence that disproves the official number of shots fired that fateful day in Dallas.
Jupiter-bound craft that ran into problem after Earth fly-by is operating normally again
51 years after historic send-off into space, John Glenn bids Scott Carpenter 'Godspeed'
Nobel Peace Prize goes to chemical-weapons watchdog; Some Syrians say it won't stop bloodshed
Scott Carpenter, pioneering astronaut and 2nd American in orbit, dies at age 88
Hundreds of thousands of years ago, cavemen recycled, scientists at Israel conference say
German museum, Holocaust survivor's heirs bring dispute over ancient gold tablet to NY court
Livestock pits open for western SD ranchers to dispose of cattle killed in blizzard
Shades of 'Jurassic Park;' Ancient mosquito's last blood supper trapped in fossil, study says
Tropical Storm Priscilla forms in the eastern Pacific south of Tropical Storm Octave