28 February 2014, 04:12 PM ET
Haitian-Ameican, post-doctoral fellow Wanda Eugene designs technology interfaces that meet users where they are.
28 February 2014, 04:11 PM ET
It's so thin it set records. A Chinese company has created the world's thinnest latex condom, snagging the Guinness World Record for the barely-there wrapper.
28 February 2014, 04:08 PM ET
California is fed up with cleaning up the plastic that collects on its waterways and beaches, but whose responsibility is it to clean up this made-made marvel that never breaks down? The plastic manufacturers make the stuff…should they clean it up?
28 February 2014, 04:04 PM ET
A mountain lion cub honed her hunting skills on a dead mule deer caught by mom earlier this month in California's Malibu Creek State Park.
28 February 2014, 04:04 PM ET
Eating a small snack a few hours before bedtime may help you sleep by preventing hunger from waking you. However, there are no snacks that guarantee to put you to sleep.
28 February 2014, 04:00 PM ET
A wet and wild winter in Great Britain has altered coastal areas, revealing live munitions from World War II and the remains of 10,000-year-old forests.
28 February 2014, 03:59 PM ET
This videos shows Ray tracing visualization of groundwater flowing through limestone aquifers in South Florida.
28 February 2014, 03:52 PM ET
Incorporating cultural norms into a computing system's technology interface helps adults learn computer skills faster.
28 February 2014, 03:49 PM ET
Amazing images of a mountain lion family feasting on a mule deer carcass were captured with a remotely-activated camera in the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area.
28 February 2014, 03:40 PM ET
The world's biggest wind-driven ocean current carries 20 percent more water than previously thought, scientists announced this week.
28 February 2014, 03:06 PM ET
The discovery of tiny balls and tunnels inside a Martian meteorite has rekindled the debate over whether the Red Planet was teeming with primitive life millions of years ago.
28 February 2014, 02:54 PM ET
Visualizing the groundwater flow in these areas helps scientists better understand the risk involved.
28 February 2014, 02:17 PM ET
One of the most controversial drugs to come to market in many years, the new painkiller known as Zohydro ER (hydrocodone bitartrate) is setting off alarms in the medical, law enforcement and drug rehabilitation communities nationwide.
28 February 2014, 01:40 PM ET
New images from space reveal the storms that are bringing much needed rains to California. Though the storms will help, they won't make much of a dent in the historic drought.
28 February 2014, 01:34 PM ET
A surge in popularity of horse ownership in China's Sichuan Province threatened the Giant Panda. Only 1,600 pandas live in the wild.
28 February 2014, 01:31 PM ET
The first detailed model of a 3D strand of curly hair has been created, a development that could be a boon for the film and computer animation industries, researchers say.
28 February 2014, 01:15 PM ET
Google street view has added an image of whale sharks and an underwater museum to a set of undersea images of the planet.
28 February 2014, 01:15 PM ET
Cleaning up the plastic debris on California's beaches is a costly venture ($420 million to be exact), and a recently proposed bill could incentivize plastic producers to reduce packaging waste and make them pay for part of the clean up.
28 February 2014, 12:52 PM ET
Pedometers can be useful tools to help you track progress towards your fitness goal, and perhaps even motivate you to be more active.
28 February 2014, 12:21 PM ET
Though a glitch ended Kepler's original operations last May, the mission continues to discover distant worlds, adding a whopping 715 new exoplanets to the tally on Wednesday. Many more will follow, and a new mission could keep Kepler busy for years.
28 February 2014, 12:07 PM ET
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has taken some dazzling new photos of the Red Planet landscape, showing in sharp detail where it's been and the long road ahead, which leads to the base of a 3.4-mile-high mountain.
28 February 2014, 11:50 AM ET
During a calm whale watching trip in a Mexican lagoon last week, a woman got smacked in the head with a tail fin.
28 February 2014, 11:40 AM ET
Thanks to a few inches of fresh snow, the route for Alaska's venerable Iditarod sled dog race, which kicks off on Saturday (March 1), may be in much better shape than race organizers feared just a week ago.
28 February 2014, 11:22 AM ET
Black holes can blast their surroundings with much stronger winds than previously thought, scientists say. The discovery will help better model the evolution of black holes over time, and help uncover the huge influence they can have on host galaxies.
28 February 2014, 11:07 AM ET
ATV Albert Einstein backs away from the International Space Station shortly after undocking at 09:55 CET (08:55 UT) on Oct. 28, 2013, as seen in this space wallpaper.
28 February 2014, 11:04 AM ET
Excess saturated fat promotes the accumulation of belly and liver fat, which has been linked to heart disease and diabetes, new research suggests.
28 February 2014, 08:28 AM ET
A mysterious candelabra found on the sandy seafloor off the Spanish island of Ibiza may hint at a supply route to a medieval Islamic colony in southern Spain, a new study finds.
27 February 2014, 11:50 PM ET
Augmentin is a prescription antibiotic that is used to treat bacterial infections.
27 February 2014, 11:39 PM ET
Meet one of the most beautiful animals I have ever seen.
27 February 2014, 11:25 PM ET
Contemporary popular culture presents us with characters such as Big Bang Theory’s Sheldon Cooper, single-mindedly and single-handedly in pursuit of a theory of everything.
27 February 2014, 11:08 PM ET
Engineers are developing the next wave of neural prosthetics.
27 February 2014, 08:03 PM ET
Human genomes are a boon to medical research, but pose privacy risks.