Science

The secret to eliminate headphone knots? (Video)

Knotted-up headphones can be a common frustration for those who opt for earbud-style models, but a scientist is aiming to solve the annoyance with a mathematical theory.

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 01:02pm EDT

Survey finds math, science grads earn top dollar

Public vs private college grads earn about same, survey finds, and certain majors out-earn all

Tuesday - 07/08/2014, 02:54pm EDT

UVa team selected to participate in NASA program

University of Virginia team building, testing instruments as part of NASA program

Tuesday - 07/08/2014, 04:10am EDT

Survey: Math, science grads earn top dollar

Survey: Public vs private college grads earn about the same, certain majors out-earn everyone

Tuesday - 07/08/2014, 03:20am EDT

Dam construction turns up fossil treasure trove

Fossils unearthed at Silicon Valley dam construction site; artifacts discovered in New Mexico

Monday - 07/07/2014, 07:32pm EDT

Cosmic masquerade: Habitable planet isn't planet

Study says first so-called Goldilocks zone planet found turns out not be even a real planet

Monday - 07/07/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Study shows how drilling wastewater causes quakes

Study: 4 big wells injecting wastewater from energy drilling trigger more than 100 quakes

Monday - 07/07/2014, 02:04pm EDT

Study: Just thinking by yourself isn't much fun

Ditch the cellphone and just sit alone with your thoughts? Many find that no fun, study says

Monday - 07/07/2014, 02:04pm EDT

New machine is like Keurig for craft beer

A soon-to-be-released dispenser will enable craft beer lovers to conveniently have a wide variety of beer right from the brewery, fresh on tap.

Monday - 07/07/2014, 03:56am EDT

Not everyone needs cheering up

Some people just don't want to be cheered up. And putting on a happy face for someone who isn't happy -- that really doesn't work.

Sunday - 07/06/2014, 09:42pm EDT
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Journal expresses 'concern' over Facebook study

Journal that published Facebook study of emotions concedes it could have been better handled

Sunday - 07/06/2014, 09:54am EDT

Unapproved device buys time for new pair of lungs

HEALTHBEAT: Gambling on emergency fix while researchers seek fully functioning artificial lung

Saturday - 07/05/2014, 05:52pm EDT

Scientists: Scottish independence may hit research

Leading academics say scientific research may suffer if Scotland votes for independence

Saturday - 07/05/2014, 01:21pm EDT

Luiz attributes free kick technique to genetics

Brazil's Luiz attributes free kick technique to genetics after World Cup win over Colombia

Friday - 07/04/2014, 09:26pm EDT

Endangered Indian rhino dies at Cincinnati zoo

Endangered Indian rhino known for 2 artificially created pregnancies dies at Cincinnati zoo

Friday - 07/04/2014, 04:24pm EDT

Marrow transplants can reverse adult sickle cell

Bone marrow transplants reverse some adult sickle cell disease; similar to technique in kids

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 11:10pm EDT

US moves to protect scalloped hammerhead sharks

US lists some scalloped hammerhead shark populations as endangered, threatened

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 11:00pm EDT

Scientists withdraw report on simpler stem cells

Studies that reported simple way to make stem cells withdrawn after 'extensive' errors found

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 09:52pm EDT

NASA launches carbon satellite after 2009 failure

NASA launches carbon satellite to track global warming 5 years after original crashed

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 09:52pm EDT

Ancient gene aids Tibetans with high altitude

Study: Tibetans inherited gene for living at high altitudes from extinct human relatives

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 09:52pm EDT
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