31 December 2013, 07:33 PM ET
People do a lot of unwise things at New Year. They drink too much, kiss people their better judgment would tell them to avoid, and stay out way past their bed-time. They also make New Year’s resolutions.
31 December 2013, 04:06 PM ET
For every The Social Network, however, there is a Hackers; likewise, rare accomplishments such as 2001: A Space Odyssey tend to be followed by a flurry of ill-advised imitators.
31 December 2013, 01:05 PM ET
As 2014 approaches, the millennial workforce should focus on making this career advice their New Year's resolutions.
31 December 2013, 01:03 PM ET
Are you job hunting in 2014? Here are five tips to jump-start your career search — and land the job.
31 December 2013, 12:57 PM ET
Small business owners, get ready. In 2014, new mobile gear will help you connect with customers, sell your product and stay productive wherever you are.
31 December 2013, 08:36 AM ET
Some retractions are linked to innocent mistakes, such as an accidental mislabeling of data or images that leads the researchers to an erroneous conclusion. Other retractions reflect a serious lapse in ethics or common sense.
31 December 2013, 07:56 AM ET
The desire to reflect and start anew each year is an old one, stretching back to civic and spiritual oaths made in Babylonian and Roman times. Today, New Year's resolutions tend to be secular.
30 December 2013, 05:47 PM ET
A poll of Americans reveals that 60 percent believe in evolution, but Republicans are becoming less likely to say that they think humans and animals evolved over time.
30 December 2013, 04:03 PM ET
There has been an outbreak of “churnalism” – lazy journalists half-reading a source, misreporting its findings and copying each others’ errors across the web.
30 December 2013, 02:52 PM ET
Is industry really to blame for climate change?
30 December 2013, 10:16 AM ET
You can cram a lot of knowledge into 12 months.
29 December 2013, 10:05 AM ET
Errors in Science, ancient vineyards and more make up our cool Science this week.
28 December 2013, 09:10 AM ET
From 12 Days of Science to some amazing images of the day, here are our picks for amazing Science images this week.
27 December 2013, 10:15 AM ET
From their height to whether they are disguising their voice, here are five things you can tell about people just by hearing them talk.
26 December 2013, 02:44 PM ET
Toddlers prefer using different hands for treats and toys.
23 December 2013, 01:21 PM ET
Dads are increasingly involved with all aspects of their kids' lives, reports a new survey.
23 December 2013, 10:36 AM ET
A bevy of adorable baby animals arrived at zoos around the world this year, and from rare panda twins to fluffy swan cygnets, LiveScience is taking a look at some of the cutest.
23 December 2013, 10:33 AM ET
Humans are fascinating creatures, capable of love and hate, debauchery and deep contemplation. From political beliefs to social deviation to sexual attraction, here are some of our favorite things science learned about people this year.
23 December 2013, 08:46 AM ET
It's not surprising that three-quarters of Americans believe in the virgin birth, because the human brain is primed to believe in Gods, the supernatural and miracles, experts say.
22 December 2013, 08:23 AM ET
What kinds of customer service calls make people the most angry?
22 December 2013, 08:21 AM ET
Looking for a part-time or work-from-home job? These 20 positions topped FlexJob's 2013 list of surprising flexible opportunities.
22 December 2013, 08:20 AM ET
While it is often a difficult task for pregnant women to find new work due to the discrimination they sometimes face, there are steps they can take to make it easier, new research suggests.
22 December 2013, 01:21 AM ET
Robot Olympics, diamonds in the Antarctic and the cause of road rage are a few of the cool Science stories we found this week.
21 December 2013, 07:01 AM ET
Money isn't everything, employees say. This is what many workers would rather have.
21 December 2013, 06:59 AM ET
What day do you get the most done? According to research, there's one day that surpasses all the other days in terms of productivity.
20 December 2013, 05:41 PM ET
Believe it or not, photons move in much the same way as an inebriated person wandering home from the pub.
20 December 2013, 11:03 AM ET
The top sex stories of 2013 were intriguing and maybe just a little bit titillating. Read on for this year's advances in birth control, a peek into college hookup culture, and new research on how mopping will not pay off in bed.
19 December 2013, 04:40 PM ET
One of the most magical aspects of mathematics is the ability for complex and intricate structures to emerge from the simplest of rules. Few mathematical objects are simpler to create as Pascal’s marvellous triangle.
19 December 2013, 04:10 PM ET
As findings show the harm caused by antibacterial soaps, their key ingredients may soon be removed from the U.S. marketplace.
19 December 2013, 03:32 PM ET
Can economics save the planet's forests?
19 December 2013, 02:48 PM ET
Traditional 40-watt and 60-watt incandescent light bulbs will soon vanish from stores beginning in 2014. They will be replaced by more efficient types of lights.
19 December 2013, 12:47 PM ET
Although the Christmas holiday season is typically known for its wintry weather, carolers and tasty treats, not all Christmas traditions around the world are one in the same.