28 November 2013, 07:15 AM ET
It's not just big box retail employees who have to show up for work on Turkey Day.
27 November 2013, 11:21 PM ET
Why are gas prices so high when fuel supplies are so plentiful?
27 November 2013, 11:08 PM ET
Stories about children raised by wild animals are common in myth and folklore. Fortunately, true tales of feral child have proven to be hoaxes.
27 November 2013, 01:32 PM ET
There's a terrifying craze that — if you believe the media reports — is sweeping the nation: the "knockout game," in which someone walks up to an unsuspecting person and punches them in the face or head, knocking them out cold with one blow.
27 November 2013, 09:40 AM ET
Addiction affects 40 million Americans, but only 11 percent receive treatment.
27 November 2013, 09:23 AM ET
A TV special from the hosts of the show 'Mythbusters' visits the 'Punkin Chunkin' world championship in Delaware to see how far pumpkins can be hurled.
26 November 2013, 11:19 PM ET
Catapults, centrifugals and trebuchets all used for one purpose - tossing pumpkins. Mythbusters' Kari, Grant and Tory talk to Livescience's @Douglas_Main about the event. Airs on the Science Channel on Thanksgiving at 8pm EST.
26 November 2013, 11:29 AM ET
The Richard’s family of Canberra, Australia used 502,165 LED lights to create this Guinness World Record setting Christmas light installation.
25 November 2013, 06:03 PM ET
When women were forced to go from man to man during the speed-dating event, they debunked the gender stereotype by showing an interest in more of the potential partners.
25 November 2013, 04:12 PM ET
Fewer people plan to travel to visit friends and family this year for Thanksgiving than last year.
25 November 2013, 03:23 PM ET
Do you know how many turkeys, cranberries and sweet potatoes go into Thanksgiving?
24 November 2013, 07:47 AM ET
Even if you don't love what you do, there are things you can do to enjoy your job.
24 November 2013, 07:14 AM ET
Alien neutrinos, dueling dinosaurs and Adam Levine's sexiness are just the beginning of the news in Science this week.
23 November 2013, 06:33 AM ET
Female entrepreneurs are always praised for making it in a "man's world," but what about men who start businesses in women's industries? Here are five successful male entrepreneurs with advice on breaking traditional gender barriers.
23 November 2013, 04:06 AM ET
Darwin's frog, the brightest explosion in the Universe and a wild roll cloud are a few of the images we found for you this week.
22 November 2013, 04:55 PM ET
Karma, a Sanskrit word that roughly translates to "action," is a core concept in some Eastern religions, including Hinduism and Buddhism.
22 November 2013, 11:22 AM ET
Members of a socially conservative bloc on the Texas Board of Education have delayed approving a popular biology textbook for use pending changes to what they see as "errors" pertaining to evolution.
22 November 2013, 09:39 AM ET
For the only time in the next 70,000 years, the first day of Hanukkah aligns with Thanksgiving. The coincidence has to do with quirks of the Jewish calendar, which is lunar.
22 November 2013, 05:30 AM ET
New research suggests that being able to be open about your religious beliefs at work drives employee engagement and happiness.
22 November 2013, 05:28 AM ET
What's your personal brand? If you can't answer that question, you may not be promoting yourself at your full potential.
21 November 2013, 06:54 PM ET
Can science tease out the complete picture of human-climate interactions?
21 November 2013, 12:00 PM ET
Newborn babies have the fundamental building blocks of self-awareness already in place, according to new research that finds that babies use sensory information to identify their own bodies.
21 November 2013, 11:01 AM ET
Despite their reputation, cities can produce lower per-person emissions than less-populated regions.
21 November 2013, 10:10 AM ET
Conspiracy theories about the JFK assassination are among the most widespread conspiracy beliefs in America, owing in part to widespread speculation over the official story.
21 November 2013, 12:15 AM ET
“Time is the thief of memory,” wrote Stephen King in one of his many books. For some people, however, that is not true.
20 November 2013, 03:51 PM ET
People Magazine has announced that Adam Levine, front man of the band Maroon 5, is this year's sexiest man alive, and scientists agree that the musician and TV personality has many traits that are widely held to be sexy.
20 November 2013, 03:13 PM ET
Adrenaline junkies, look no further: ‘Insane’ new waterslide plans to tower over the current world recordholder as the tallest waterslide on the planet.
20 November 2013, 09:58 AM ET
A number of "owl cafes" have popped up in Japan in the last year, a trend that has alarmed some environmentalists who point out that the birds make terrible pets.
20 November 2013, 12:32 AM ET
Survey of Spanish city data reveals patterns of change.
19 November 2013, 05:22 PM ET
We often look to science to help provide solutions. But if science is to succeed in doing so, society may need scientists to take more risks, think outside the box and, dare we say it, think “dangerously.”
19 November 2013, 02:50 PM ET
Fans of Captain Kirk and Captain Nemo unite: a new science fiction museum is coming to Washington, D.C. Its creators announced plans for the museum, which will cover a broad sampling of science fiction across literature, TV, film, music ...
19 November 2013, 11:53 AM ET
A Brooklyn-based prop-designer died while competing in a free-diving competition in the Bahamas this past weekend, according to news reports.