Strange News Archive
16 April 2013, 01:14 PM ET
From left-handed staircases to the body image of southpaws, here are 11 fun facts about lefties
16 April 2013, 12:03 PM ET
Researchers have proposed everything from genes to pregnancy problems, but it's still not clear why some people are left-handed
16 April 2013, 08:58 AM ET
A possible new exotic particle is just one tantalizing hint of new physics at the world's atom smashers.
15 April 2013, 10:05 AM ET
Scientists at Massachusetts General Hospital have successfully bioengineered a kidney chimera by animating donor organs using stem cells.
13 April 2013, 02:35 PM ET
Mystery remains: Why don't proton measurements add up?
13 April 2013, 11:51 AM ET
Physicists remain uncertain whether the Higgs boson they've discovered behaves as expected.
12 April 2013, 03:23 PM ET
Iranian media reports a 27-year-old inventor says he has built a machine that 'brings the future to you' prompting teasing from tech writers.
12 April 2013, 12:01 PM ET
Creepy, crawly earthworms often appear after heavy rain, but why does this occur?
12 April 2013, 09:35 AM ET
Scientists have found a way to grow and harvest gold from crop plants.
10 April 2013, 08:00 AM ET
No worries, the outbursts of gamma rays don't reach truly dangerous levels.
09 April 2013, 10:26 AM ET
It's the 1st case of a brain-to-brain interface between species.
09 April 2013, 09:29 AM ET
Scientists wired together the brains of a sleeping mouse and an awake human. When the man focused on a flickering pattern, an ultrasound generator stimulated the part of the rodent's brain responsible for flicking its tail.
08 April 2013, 07:00 PM ET
An entangled photon could be beamed to the International Space Station.
08 April 2013, 11:58 AM ET
Criminals are sweet on Nutella, maple syrup and other sugary stuff.
05 April 2013, 11:49 AM ET
Getting high could ease Fido's pain.
05 April 2013, 11:43 AM ET
From the unparticle to dark-matter WIMPs, physicists' underground lairs could reveal some of the most elusive particles in the universe.
05 April 2013, 10:00 AM ET
Years after people have a close shave with death, they remember near-death experiences more vividly than memories of real life, new research suggests.
04 April 2013, 02:04 PM ET
The discovery may shed light on how life evolved the ability to use oxygen.
04 April 2013, 02:00 PM ET
Based on brain wave activity, a computer model can identify the dream imagery that people see during sleep
04 April 2013, 02:00 PM ET
Scientists have teased apart the exact network of brain cells that fire when rats are storing location information
04 April 2013, 11:10 AM ET
Dems and GOP members have their own tin-hat ideas, new poll shows.
03 April 2013, 11:51 AM ET
A space station particle detector has found hints of dark matter, but experiments deep below the Earth's surface may directly detect it.
29 March 2013, 02:50 PM ET
And it's flavored with Baconlube, of course.
28 March 2013, 02:01 PM ET
The mystical ring structures dot the desert of Southwestern Africa.
28 March 2013, 02:00 PM ET
These enigmatic rings may be the work of tiny creatures.