Researchers also finally figured out why Georgia O'Keeffe's paintings have so many of these pimples.
Science of the Union.
On its 150th anniversary, a chemist looks back at the various tables we almost ended up with.
A Weirdest Thing holiday spectacular.
To reach the bottom of all five oceans, this Texas businessman commissioned “the most significant vehicle since Apollo 11.”
Both the Atlantic and Pacific areas saw a record number and intensity of storms.
Full body, nearly real-time imaging is here.
A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
Newsworthy eye candy
And what you can do about it
FDA wants to make this official and recently asked to know more
New tech could bring closure for the families of 500,000 missing people
We know dark matter exists, but now comes the hard part: figuring out what exactly it is
Solving the mysteries of the universe
In a highlight of last week's conference, Gates calls for zero emissions and agrees with Obama: We need nukes
Microsoft unveils Sun Microsystems' vision for 2004
Astronomy: Timothy Ferris eyes the amateur asteroid-watchers.
In the escalating arms race between battery power and consumption, The Cells are losing to The Gadgetsâ€”Big time. Question is, can the chemists catch up to the engineers?
The military's integrated system finally catches up to--and in some cases surpasses--civilian all-weather apparel and equipment.
How new medical tech gets injured stars off the disabled list and onto the field
It might seem silly to investigate whether people are happier on the weekend, but behind such truisms are revelations about our brains, our behavior and our environment. Here we round up the year's most outwardly obvious scientific studies
Our dependence on big systems--big oil, big coal--steers us away from little ones, such as biofuel made from garbage, that are transforming communities in other countries
"do not fear the higgs bosun"
In the dark and chatty world of avatars and assumed identities, this cybercop is a virtual Sybil, trolling for creeps and thieves.