Some of the natural gas harvested by hydraulic fracturing operations may be of biological origin—made by microorganisms inadvertently injected into shale by oil and gas companies during the hydraulic fracturing process, ...
When it comes to emotional health, young couples—especially women—do just as well moving in together as they do getting married, according to a new national study.
A year ago, researchers discovered that fat helps coral survive heat stress over the short term—and now it seems that fat helps coral survive over the long term, too.
Engineers at The Ohio State University have developed a new welding technique that consumes 80 percent less energy than a common welding technique, yet creates bonds that are 50 percent stronger.
Any business guru will tell you that companies achieve success by learning from their experiences in the marketplace.
If there's an upshot to the appearance of invasive species, it's that they might provide an additional food source for the native animals whose territory they are invading.
Throughout history, scholars and researchers have tried to identify the one key reason that people are attracted to religion.
You're not irrational, you're just quantum probabilistic: Researchers explain human decision-making with physics theory
The next time someone accuses you of making an irrational decision, just explain that you're obeying the laws of quantum physics.
Would a color by any other name be thought of in the same way, regardless of the language used to describe it?
Using a new technique to analyze 52 years of international conflict, researchers suggest that there may be no such thing as a "democratic peace."