While many women gamers can shrug off much of the name-calling and abuse they receive while playing online video games, sexual harassment sticks with them even when they're offline.
The "dumb blonde" stereotype is simply wrong, according to a new national study of young baby boomers.
Human use of copper dating back to the Bronze Age has shaped the evolution of bacteria, leading to bugs that are highly resistant to the metal's antibacterial properties.
When people playing violent video games focus on killing and maiming, they don't often remember the corporate brands they see along the way.
Online advertisements targeted specifically at you because of your behavior can actually change how you feel about yourself, a new study suggests.
Researchers at The Ohio State University are working on a new way to treat drug-resistant cancer that the ancient Greeks would approve of—only it's not a Trojan horse, but DNA that hides the invading force.
The ocean's power to rein in carbon and protect the environment is vast but not well-understood.
New tools for harvesting wind energy may soon look less like giant windmills and more like tiny leafless trees.
Teens without homes, many of whom have suffered at the hands of those entrusted with providing them care and kindness, often refuse to seek warmth and nourishment at shelters.
Tracking the path of chemotherapy drugs in real time and at a cellular level could revolutionize cancer care and help doctors sort out why two patients might respond differently to the same treatment.