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Raven soars through first light and second run

Raven, a Multi-Object Adaptive Optics (MOAO) science demonstrator, successfully saw first light at the Subaru Telescope on the nights of May 13 and 14, 2014 and completed its second run during the nights ...

Polypill increases adherence to post MI treatment

Serelaxin reduces in-hospital worsening heart failure

Ebola kills 31 people in DR Congo: WHO

Sharks off the menu and on the tourist trail in Palau

In many places swimmers might prefer to avoid sharks, but wetsuit-clad tourists in Palau clamour to dive among the predators thanks to a pioneering conservation initiative that has made them one of the country's ...

Top South America hackers rattle Peru's Cabinet

The Peruvian hackers have broken into military, police, and other sensitive government networks in Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Venezuela and Peru, defacing websites and extracting sensitive data to strut ...

Has microfinance lost its moral compass?

The industry that provides financial services for people on low-incomes and without access to traditional banking services is morally reprehensible according to new research from The University of Manchester.

Mechanical heart valves increase pregnancy risk

Louisiana following judge's order on abortion law

Surrogate offers clues into man with 16 babies

Dengue fever strikes models in Japan

Nurses go on strike in Ebola-hit Liberia

Neurons in human skin perform advanced calculations

Carcinogenic role of a protein in liver decoded

A nucleotide change could initiate fragile X syndrome

Location of body fat can increase hypertension risk

Training your brain to prefer healthy foods

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New research shows temperatures vary block by block

This summer has seen the temperature rise above the severe heat mark of 90 degrees just five times, with the latest happening Wednesday afternoon. That's far fewer times than in an average New York summer.

Jumping into streaming TV

More TV viewers are picking up so-called streaming media boxes in the hope of fulfilling a simple wish: Let me watch what I want when I want.

Job listing service ZipRecruiter raises $63 million

ZipRecruiter, a California start-up that tries to simplify tasks for recruiters, has raised $63 million in initial venture capital funding as the 4-year-old service races to keep up with growing demand.

Gamers helping in Ebola research

Fruit consumption cuts CVD risk by up to 40 percent

The Edwardians were also fans of brain training

Cerebral palsy may be hereditary

Report highlights progress, challenges in health IT

Outdoor enthusiasts need a lightning plan

Senegal monitors contacts of 1st Ebola patient

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