SSETI Express, a low Earth orbit spacecraft designed and built by European university students under the supervision of ESA’s Education Department, was successfully launched this morning at 08:52 CEST from the Plesetsk ...
Today, most computer and consumer electronic devices require wires to record, play or exchange data. UWB (Ultra Wide Band) eliminates the need for such wires freeing people to perform activities such as remotely connecting ...
University of California-Berkeley researchers have, for the first time, detected high concentrations of a popular insecticide in suburban stream sediment. The discovery is raising concerns about the insecticide's effects ...
European scientists say one of the worst disasters to hit Europe in the last decade has shown how satellite images can improve insurance risk modeling.
Twenty-seven food and wine experts recently met in Summerland, Canada, to determine ideal cheese-wine parings using scientific sensory methodology.
Mayo Clinic researchers say they've determined Math Learning Disorder is common among school-age children, especially among boys.
A Saint Louis University study finds up to 20 percent of U.S. wives earn more money than their husbands.
University of Illinois scientists say they've determined that when it comes to focusing on a task, the brain and not age is most important.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says its 10-year-old acid rain program has significantly reduced acid deposition in the United States.
U.S. Energy Department officials have announced plans to make Yucca Mountain a "clean" nuclear waste dump, but Nevada officials aren't happy.