Spurred by the rush to develop the Arctic's offshore oil and gas riches, scientists are unlocking some mysteries about the marine environment off Alaska's northern coast.
(PhysOrg.com) -- Monitoring the amount of oxygen in living tissues accurately is a valuable tool in biomedical science, because it enables the elucidation of the course of metabolic processes or the detection of diseases ...
One of the primary applications of the internet is its ability to find just about anything. But unless you know exactly where to look, chances are you use some kind of search engine to do the locating for you. Google, ...
Microsoft said Wednesday that sales of the gesture-sensing Kinect for the Xbox 360 videogame console had topped 10 million units, making it the fastest-selling consumer electronics device ever.
A team of Stanford University scientists, using the largest-ever genetic analysis of remote tribal people, have determined that the human family tree is rooted in one of the world's most marginal and primitive people - the ...
(AP) -- The price of preventing preterm labor is about to go through the roof.
This week people across the country will vow to give up something for Lent, and those items could include sweets, chocolate or cigarettes.
Working through the menopause presents a major challenge for millions of women as they struggle to deal with symptoms, according to new research.
Among the most debilitating of diseases are degenerative ones, in which a persons health slowly declines over time. And some of the worst of these diseases involve the deterioration of muscle or bone.