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23 April 2015, 01:03 PM ET
An NSF funded team of University of Utah seismologists has discovered a reservoir of hot, partly molten rock hidden 12-28 miles beneath ellowstone’s supervolcano. The magma could fill the 1000 cubic-mile-Grand Canyon more than 11 times.
23 April 2015, 11:18 AM ET
The swollen red bottom of a female balloon may not be the signal of sexual fitness that researchers thought it was.
23 April 2015, 10:40 AM ET
The Garmin Forerunner 10 is a GPS wristwatch that tracks distance, elevation, pace and calories for walkers and runners.
23 April 2015, 10:22 AM ET
New earthquake hazard maps released today highlight 17 hotspots where communities face a significantly higher risk of earthquakes.
23 April 2015, 10:12 AM ET
Who hasn't dreamed of having an invisibility cloak like Harry Potter's? While these don't yet exist in reality, it is possible to give people the illusion that they're invisible, new research suggests.
23 April 2015, 09:59 AM ET
Lightweight spring and clutch mechanism, attached to the lower-leg, augments calf muscles and achilles tendon to boost walking efficiency about 7 percent. This test article paves the way for a whole class of assistance technologies.
23 April 2015, 09:36 AM ET
When 11-month-old babies were shown surprising situations. – such as a ball appearing to go through a wall – they quickly tried to test it themselves.
23 April 2015, 08:12 AM ET
Geologists have finally found the source of an 1872 earthquake that rattled windows from Washington state to Montana.
23 April 2015, 07:40 AM ET
To get to the bottom of some of the assumptions about snakes in the United States and separate fact from fiction, Live Science talked to several snake experts. Here are some commonly held beliefs about snakes and whether they're true or false.
22 April 2015, 10:10 PM ET
Listeriosis is a bacterial infection typically caused by eating contaminated food.
22 April 2015, 07:03 PM ET
The human digestive system converts food into nutrients that the body needs.
22 April 2015, 07:02 PM ET
While trash bags floating down streams still cause environmental headaches, packaging has not become the landfill headache Americans once feared.
22 April 2015, 06:56 PM ET
Lactose intolerance is not the same as milk allergy
22 April 2015, 06:41 PM ET
Lack of activity isn't what's primarily to blame for people getting fat, a few researchers are arguing.
22 April 2015, 06:32 PM ET
Shattered cave formations in the central and eastern United States preserve one of the longest records of powerful earthquakes in these regions.
22 April 2015, 05:24 PM ET
Three male Amur tiger cubs born in the early hours of April 21 are currently in an incubator after their mother didn’t nurse them.
22 April 2015, 05:23 PM ET
Inbreeding is to blame for the decline in wolves at Isle Royale National Park, ecologists say, but climate change may be an indirect culprit in the population crash.
22 April 2015, 05:23 PM ET
Dr. Mehmet Oz ("Dr. Oz"), the TV personality who has made a name for himself touting "miracle" cures and weight-loss products, is facing fire from critics for making health claims that are not supported by scientific evidence.
22 April 2015, 05:19 PM ET
Scientists don't fully understand why mosquitoes prefer biting some people to others. But a new experiment suggests genes have something to do with it.
22 April 2015, 03:27 PM ET
Listeria is a deadly food-borne pathogen that can be found in almost any food, but is often tied to deli meats and unpasteurized cheeses.
22 April 2015, 02:50 PM ET
A flawless, 100-carat diamond sold for $22.1 million at an auction at Sotheby's in April.
22 April 2015, 02:40 PM ET
The plates of the Stegosaurus — the large, bony discs that lined the dinosaur's neck, back and tail in two staggered rows — may have differed between males and females, a new study finds.
22 April 2015, 02:40 PM ET
Researchers at Duke University are using 3-D imaging, sensors, digital cameras and more to measure the forces inside materials like sand, soil and snow.
22 April 2015, 02:34 PM ET
By algorithmically correlating smartphone data, NSF-funded researchers hope to spot early signs of this debilitating condition. The ‘LifeRhythm’ may someday also spot bipolar illness and other disorders.
22 April 2015, 02:00 PM ET
Two new medical innovations could improve cancer treatments by letting doctors deliver many drugs to a tumor at once, and observe each drug's effects.
22 April 2015, 01:00 PM ET
The inch-long species, scientifically named Hyalinobatrachium dianae, joins Costa Rica's 13 other glass frogs.
22 April 2015, 12:51 PM ET
Small actions at home can help wildlife around the Earth.
22 April 2015, 11:50 AM ET
The Polar M400 is a GPS running and cycling watch that can be paired with a heart rate strap to track your pulse as you exercise.
22 April 2015, 11:08 AM ET
From conserving natural resources to fighting food waste, here are five ways to get kids involved in Earth Day.
22 April 2015, 09:37 AM ET
If there's a beast swimming in the Scottish lake, it has proved quite elusive.
22 April 2015, 07:45 AM ET
Earth Day is a time to celebrate and protect this pale blue dot we call home. But some of its crown jewels may not always be there. Here are 10 amazing places to visit before it's too late.