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09 December 2014, 02:57 PM ET
How much do you know about creepy and crawly spiders?
09 December 2014, 01:48 PM ET
In central Africa, one of the world’s richest biological hotspots, an international group of scientists is working to preserve biodiversity as the climate warms.
09 December 2014, 01:09 PM ET
New prosthetic skin that is warm and elastic like real skin, and is packed with many different kinds of sensors, could one day help people with prosthetic limbs regain their sense of touch, researchers say.
09 December 2014, 01:00 PM ET
The world's most endangered porpoise could go extinct in four or five years if the Mexican government doesn't step up enforcement against illegal fishing.
09 December 2014, 01:00 PM ET
Illegal gillnet fishing in the Gulf of California is driving the vaquita, a tiny, critically endangered and elusive porpoise, to extinction.
09 December 2014, 12:28 PM ET
Inbreeding, poaching, a lack of herders and climate change are contributing to the iconic animal's decline.
09 December 2014, 12:01 PM ET
Curiosity has found evidence that the 96-mile-wide (154 kilometers) Gale Crater, which the rover has been studying since August 2012, hosted a large lake long ago. Runoff into this lake eventually built up Mount Sharp, mission scientists say.
09 December 2014, 09:42 AM ET
An ancient Egyptian coffin with strange and amateurish decorations has been revealed, shedding light on a tumultuous period in Egyptian history when the Persian Empire was in control of the region.
09 December 2014, 09:22 AM ET
A 2,400-year-old Egyptian coffin with strange decorations offers insights into a tumultuous period of Egyptian history, under the rule of the Persian Empire.
09 December 2014, 09:22 AM ET
Injuries from working out at the gym are not uncommon, but some are more unusual than others. In a recent case, a 32-year-old man lost his vision in one eye after an intense session of handstand pushups.
09 December 2014, 08:46 AM ET
A 10-year-old boy who swallowed 16 tiny magnets developed serious injuries that required extensive surgery, according to a new report that highlights the life-threatening dangers of magnets in children's toys.
09 December 2014, 07:03 AM ET
Staying warm in cold weather is easier if you pay attention to the science of heat transfer. Live Science spoke with an expert on wilderness medicine to bring you tips for keeping cozy.
09 December 2014, 06:58 AM ET
The U.S. military wants to develop flying aircraft carriers to transport drones in and out of surveillance zones.
09 December 2014, 02:46 AM ET
Plan to buy a fitness tracker like the Basis Carbon Steel or Jawbone Up 24? Check out LiveScience's in-depth reviews before making a purchase.
09 December 2014, 12:40 AM ET
Fairly and efficiently distributing food is a large and complicated problem and a team of engineers set out to make it work better.
09 December 2014, 12:06 AM ET
Research has shown that squirrels exposed to stress hormones grow larger faster, improving survival chances.
08 December 2014, 11:29 PM ET
People have used bodybuilding to improve their physical performance for at least 1,500 years, and now we are applying it to muscle wasting research as well.
08 December 2014, 11:02 PM ET
If you prefer to order your pizza without going through all the trouble of actually speaking, Pizza Hut has just the thing for you...
08 December 2014, 09:46 PM ET
Stegosaurus' distinctive features make it one of the most recognizable dinosaurs.
08 December 2014, 08:59 PM ET
Appendicitis is inflammation of the appendix. It is a serious illness and can be life threatening if not treated in time.
08 December 2014, 08:53 PM ET
Cervical cancer symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options.
08 December 2014, 06:01 PM ET
Natural temperature swings in the ocean, not global warming, are driving California's extreme drought, according to a new government study.
08 December 2014, 06:00 PM ET
Your vital signs get checked every time you have a medical condition. One doctor argues these markers of body's condition should be monitored continuously, maybe even before a person has developed a health problem.
08 December 2014, 03:48 PM ET
The origin of life on Earth about 4 billion years ago remains one of the biggest unsolved mysteries of science, but a new study is shedding light on the matter.
08 December 2014, 03:42 PM ET
Researchers say cannabis is not a proven treatment for childhood epilepsy, and people should wait for rigorous studies to decide whether the drug is safe or effective.
08 December 2014, 03:00 PM ET
X-ray video and high-tech computer simulations of a modern bird making tracks reveal the secrets of dinosaur footprint formation.
08 December 2014, 02:39 PM ET
A gang of robbers accused of trying to steal the Dead Sea Scrolls from a cave in the Judean Desert was indicted Sunday (Dec. 7) in Israel.
08 December 2014, 11:38 AM ET
A husband-and-wife tomb dating to the Ming Dynasty contains extraordinarily well-preserved clothing, decorated with elaborate designs, archaeologists reported.
08 December 2014, 10:01 AM ET
Measurements of bone movement on x-ray video taken as guineafowl made footprints shows how dinosaurs may have walked 250 million years ago.
08 December 2014, 08:45 AM ET
That yellow label on your air conditioner is part of a successful, decades-long effort to trim U.S. energy consumption.
08 December 2014, 07:10 AM ET
Physicists have teleported a light particle 15 miles (25 kilometers), making it the farthest quantum teleportation yet.