"There's always room for injectable hydrogel!" Blood, as the vital and life-sustaining passageway through the body, has a strong incentive to flow as easily as possible -- in all cases except that of With
Space Geological observations from NASA's Curiosity rover have helped scientists come up with a scenario for the creation of a lake that's bigger than Salt Lake and a mountain that's higher than Mount
Some of the water molecules in your drinking glass were created more than 4.5 billion years ago, according to new research. That makes them older than the Earth, older than the solar system — even older
Disagreements continue over Pluto's planetary status, with a recent debate held at Harvard for scientists to weigh the pros and cons. Pluto is a planet. No, it's not. It depends what you mean by "planet."
The latest crowdfunding campaign for the Nikola Tesla museum is closing in on its $200,000 goal, less than two days after it started. The Oatmeal blogger Matthew Ingram created a campaign that allows to
A billion bad jokes notwithstanding, there’s nothing inherently wrong with politicians. They are liars, certainly, but that only proves that they’re human. And there’s no innate flaw in politics either.
Search for potentially life-sustaining worlds gets a boost with the ability to probe a common class of planets. Astronomers have found evidence of water vapor in the atmosphere of a Neptune-size planet
The human eye has inspired physicists to create a processor that can analyse sub-atomic particle collisions 400 times faster than currently possible. In these collisions, protons - ordinary matter - are
There are 120 different colors of Crayola Crayons. 23 shades of red, 20 greens, 19 blues, 16 purples, 14 oranges, 11 browns, 8 yellows, 2 grays, 2 coppers, 2 blacks, 1 white, 1 gold and 1 silver. The factory
Why Do People Think Apple Pay Is So Innovative When Google Wallet Has Been Part Of Android For Two Years?
Answer by Andrew Hamada, guarding the customer experience, on Quora, I’m probably biased because this is what I do for a living, but I think it’s an awareness problem. Google does a poor job of explaining
2015 Ford Mustang first drive Finally. After drooling over the 2015 Ford Mustang since it first drove onto our screens last year, we've now had the chance to drive Ford's pony car in and around Los Angeles.
Photo: Tesla On Friday, Tesla Motors announced a series of software updates for its Model S electric sedan, and one immediately caught our eye. You can now name your car. Of course, lots of us have given
Changing Planet The Hubble Space Telescope snapped this finely detailed image of the beautiful spiral galaxy NGC 6384, an island of stars thought to resemble our own Milky Way galaxy. Credit: ESA/NASA
Finding a safe place to set down the European Space Agency's Rosetta lander was harder than expected. Scientists announced Monday morning the spot where a small robot will touch down on the surface of
The alloy can even take a humanoid form A team of researchers report that they understand a property of a liquid metal that allows them to manipulate it like the T-1000 from Terminator 2 and even build
A little over two years after landing, Curiosity has reached a milestone. NASA recently announced that the rover has arrived at the base of Mount Sharp, a 3.4-mile-high mountain that Curiosity has been
Theory suggests stars should contain three times as much lithium as they do. A star cluster some 80,000 light-years from Earth looks mysteriously deficient in the element lithium, just like nearby stars,
Craft named after Egyptian obelisk will land on comet and collect samples that could give clues to origins of the galaxy Published: 23 Oct 2014 If the Philae probe survives its perilous landing, the mission
The Rosetta spacecraft has discovered all the elements of life in the gases jetting from a comet as it approaches the Sun. The ingredients that make up amino acids, life’s building blocks, are all contained