NASA's new quad-copter vehicle acts as buddy for rovers

NASA engineers are developing a quad-copter-like vehicle that would be used with off-world rovers...

No shots necessary: How bees naturally vaccinate their young

Unlike humans, there aren’t any anti-vaxxers amongst the bee population, as the pollinating insects...

The 5 craziest theories for stopping hurricanes

Attempting to control the weather through cloud seeding - using chemicals such as silver...

How do we acquire tastes?

The saying goes that you miss 100% of the shots you don’t take--but if...

Rare ancient cat paw print found on Roman roof tile

A Roman roof tile stored at a museum in southwestern England has been discovered to contain an unusual surprise – paw prints made by...

A photo of human hair.

X-rays reveal new component of human hair

Using x-ray technology, researchers have discovered a never-before-seen component of human hair-- an intermediate zone located between the cortex...

Man drinking and watching television

Getting married helps people stop drinking

It’s commonly acknowledged that marriage changes a person, and new study published in Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research has...

smiling woman stretching on mat in the gym

Are fitness apps worthwhile?

When it comes to free iPhone fitness apps, most of the popular ones are in need of a boot...