New species of crayfish named after Edward Snowden

  Edward Snowden is best known as the man who blew the whistle on the...

What causes 'strange' earthquakes?

  Scientists know how tectonic plate boundaries cause earthquakes, but have been somewhat baffled by...

Is house dust making you fat?

  Dusting around the house may be one of those chores you hate to do,...

New images are closest yet of dwarf planet Ceres

  Earlier this week, NASA released the latest batch of photos collected by the Dawn...

Are depression and creativity linked?

  We all know the stereotype: The artist, dark and brooding, a mad genius, tormented by their inner demons. The notion is certainly backed up...

YouTube Gaming

YouTube launches gaming channel; challenges Klingons for interstellar domination

YouTube Gaming, the popular Google-owned online video service’s answer to Twitch, officially launched on Wednesday, with live-streaming and archived...

supermoon

Look up! Supermoon to shine bright August 29th

  Look to the skies this Saturday, because the first in a series of 3 full supermoons will be out!...

beef

Normal beef twice as likely to have antibiotic-resistant bacteria as organic

The next time you’re picking up ground beef for hamburgers or meatloaf, you might want to spend a little...