Marketing scientists from Indiana, Northwestern and New York universities say some people don't seek products marketed as better or more effective.
A cell phone-sized blood-count machine requiring less blood than a mosquito bite will make blood tests easier for many patients, from neonatal units to astronauts in space.
Harvard University scientists say Darwinian evolution follows very few of the available mutational pathways to attain fitter proteins.
Oceanographers at the University of New Hampshire say improvements in measuring sea level by satellite are helping predict El Nino events.
Top blogs and podcasts will be decided at this year's 10th Annual Webby Awards on May 9. The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences released Tuesday its nominations for this year's awards, which honors excellence ...
A University of Alberta psychologist says people who don't wear wedding rings are more neglectful of children compared with people who do wear rings.
A University of New Hampshire scientist is trying to determine what causes sex reversals among black sea bass and how to prevent it.
A new study exploring the vast, dark plains at the bottom of the ocean has produced a rare insight into the animal populations in the deep sea. A team of researchers in the US, led by University of Aberdeen postdoctoral fellow ...
A $50-million gift is being used to pioneer scientific collaborations at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
A 2001 "dead zone" that formed in Rhode Island's Narragansett Bay reportedly killed billions of mussels and destroyed at least one reef.