10 March 2015, 05:20 PM ET
Archaeologists could pull thousands of skeletons out of the ground in London over the next few weeks as they dig up the 450-year-old Bedlam graveyard to make room for a new train line.
10 March 2015, 05:11 PM ET
Weather patterns drew a dividing line between West and East in the United States in February, according to NASA.
10 March 2015, 04:33 PM ET
Archaeologists have uncovered a colorful and ancient tomb in Egypt, the second such discovery within one month, according to a statement released today (March 10) by the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities.
10 March 2015, 04:12 PM ET
Stress and depression can take a dangerous toll on the health of people with heart problems, a new study finds.
10 March 2015, 03:49 PM ET
To make way for a new subway station, archaeologists began excavating a graveyard beneath the streets of London. They expect to find about 3,000 graves from the 16th and 17th centuries.
10 March 2015, 03:17 PM ET
The Apple Watch will have a number of health and fitness features, including activity tracking and reminders to get moving, but could the watch really make people healthier?
10 March 2015, 12:29 PM ET
The chameleon's uncanny ability to change color has long mystified people, but now the lizard's secret is out: Chameleons can rapidly change color by adjusting a layer of special cells nestled within their skin, a new study finds.
10 March 2015, 12:23 PM ET
Countless scientists, including the ancient philosopher Aristotle, have wondered how the chameleon changes color. Now, researchers have uncovered the lizard's secret.
10 March 2015, 12:21 PM ET
When presented with an adult male within its line of sight, the male F. pardalis’ skin-colors change. Relaxation after combat also induces color change. Researchers zoomed into a single cell undergoing change, to further understand the color shift.
10 March 2015, 08:01 AM ET
People's brain waves may reveal which movies they like, and even predict which movies will do well at the box office, a new study suggests.
10 March 2015, 07:47 AM ET
For the first time, conservationists have spotted an Amur tiger dad leading his family along a snowy trail in Russia's Far East forests.
09 March 2015, 10:07 PM ET
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is the gradual and permanent loss of kidney function over time, usually over months to years.
09 March 2015, 10:02 PM ET
Qigong is an exercise and healing technique developed in China more than 4,000 years ago.
09 March 2015, 06:34 PM ET
A new iPhone open-source platform enables researchers to conduct secure clinical trials that can track detailed data on users.
09 March 2015, 05:22 PM ET
The famous Chinchorro mummies, which have remained preserved in Chile for more than 7,000 years, are now under threat from increased levels of moisture.
09 March 2015, 05:00 PM ET
More measles outbreaks are sure to occur in the United States because of people refusing vaccinations, researchers say.
09 March 2015, 04:51 PM ET
Florida, one of the states most susceptible to the effects of climate change and sea-level rise, verbally banned state environmental officials from using the term "climate change," an investigation revealed. But the Sunshine State isn't the only U.S. stat
09 March 2015, 04:38 PM ET
The Cohen Children's Medical Center of North Shore Long Island Jewish Hospital states the clear rationale for getting the MMR 'shot.'
09 March 2015, 03:55 PM ET
The brain's "pain sensor" has been found, researchers say. When you step on a thumbtack or hit your funny bone, this is the part of your brain that lights up.
09 March 2015, 02:37 PM ET
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station will attempt to grow the fibrous plaque (amyloids) that are the root cause of the brain disease.
09 March 2015, 01:14 PM ET
A solar-powered plane has embarked on an unprecedented flight around the world. The aircraft, known as Solar Impulse 2, is designed to fly day and night without using any fuel. Check out these photos of the solar-powered planes mission.
09 March 2015, 12:37 PM ET
While spelunking in northern Israel, cavers stumbled upon a hidden stash of ancient coins and jewelry from the era of Alexander the Great, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced.
09 March 2015, 11:02 AM ET
Toxic lead buried in icy layers of an Andes glacier reveals that leaded gasoline was the region's worst polluter in the last 2,000 years.
09 March 2015, 09:02 AM ET
The world's most valuable prize for brain science research was awarded today (March 9) to four German and American scientists who invented a microscopy technique that reveals the finest structures of the brain, in both health and disease.
09 March 2015, 07:17 AM ET
A mysterious corncob-shaped artifact, dating to somewhere between 900 B.C. and 400 B.C., has been discovered underwater at the site of Arroyo Pesquero in Veracruz, Mexico.
08 March 2015, 11:14 PM ET
A solar-powered plane, dubbed Solar Impulse 2, took flight this morning (March 9), embarking on the first leg of a planned journey around the world.
08 March 2015, 01:50 AM ET
The start of daylight saving time may be particularly hard for people who are unhealthy, a new study suggests.
08 March 2015, 12:24 AM ET
From picturing the dual nature of light to the best places to hide from zombies, here are 10 of the most interesting articles in Science this week.
07 March 2015, 12:34 PM ET
Buttock augmentation and nonsurgical fat removal are becoming increasingly popular, new data suggests.
07 March 2015, 12:30 PM ET
As people set their clocks forward an hour for daylight saving time this Sunday (March 8), they may also want to take extra care of their heart. That's because people tend to have more heart attacks on the Monday following spring's daylight saving time.
07 March 2015, 09:42 AM ET
A century ago this year, a young Swiss physicist, who had already revolutionized physics with discoveries about the relationship between space and time, developed a radical new understanding of gravity.
07 March 2015, 09:42 AM ET