Researchers recently discovered that the sea lamprey, a modern representative of ancient jawless vertebrates, fights invading pathogens by generating up to 100 trillion unique receptors. These receptors, referred to as VLRs, ...
Brain size matters for intellectual ability and bigger is better, McMaster University researchers have found.
Growing tree plantations to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere to mitigate global warming -- so called "carbon sequestration" -- could trigger environmental changes that outweigh some of the benefits, a multi-institutional ...
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is now offering wireless Internet service free of charge.
Telecommunication reforms have led to better services and cheaper prices in Europe, the European Union reported Thursday.
More than two-thirds of the U.S. population is now covered by phase II of the national wireless E9-1-1 program.
Seagate Technology increased its market share and production capacity for computer hard drives through its acquisition of rival Maxtor.
Lucent Technologies and the BT Group Thursday signed a contract to develop a cutting-edge Internet network.
Scientists say they are unable to explain the steady declined in the number of pupfish -- an endangered species that lives only in a Nevada limestone cave.
Earth's future was determined at birth. Using refined techniques to study rocks, researchers at the Carnegie Institution's Department of Terrestrial Magnetism found that Earth's mantle--the layer between the core and the ...