TESS will be the first dedicated all-sky exoplanet hunting satellite.
Geographic profiling pioneer Kim Rossmo has been likened to Sherlock Holmes; his Watson in the hunt for serial killers is a digital sidekick -- an algorithm he calls Rigel.
Geologists are analyzing ancient clues to tell our origin story.
1 experiment. 1,011 people.
It's not just good news for lovers of salsa.
A newly published genome holds some spicy secrets.
This isn't Josh O'Connor's first—or last—squirrel census.
Scientists reveal the first “wiring diagrams” of the cerebral cortex, shedding light on the infrastructure behind human intelligence.
It's arson, bomb and booby trap week at one of the nation's toughest forensics schools.
Joseph Longo's Plasma Converter turns our most vile and toxic trash into clean energyâ€”and promises to make a relic of the landfill
Scientists deploy genetic forensics to protect overhunted animals
Bad singers either don't know it—or do, but sing anyway
As fires rage this week and many evacuate, SETI's Allen Telescope Array has gone offline.
Q&A; with Sen. George Allen (R-Va.)
Teens may be works in progress, but they help society evolve.
The challenge: pour beer with a consistently frothy head.
Willem van Cotthem's super-soil harnesses the power of Pampers to turn dirt into lush gardens
Behaviors are spread through cultural transmission in animals other than humans and non-human primates.
Science attempts to explain comparisons to Stryper, Zodiac killer sketch
But don't go looking for it in a supermarket just yet.
Scientists develop a database that could pinpoint forgeries once and for all
It would be the first crop to go on sale that has been genetically altered with the enzyme