ScienceLives Archive
17 March 2010, 10:07 AM ET
Climate scientist who proposed cloud whitening also writes plays, poems.
10 March 2010, 10:40 AM ET
Shells of unusual snails could lead to development of new types of protective materials.
03 March 2010, 05:46 AM ET
Technology often seen on "CSI" also looks for melamine in food, explosives at the airport.
03 February 2010, 10:19 AM ET
Evolution of white lizards in desert unraveled.
27 January 2010, 10:16 AM ET
Presidential award winner studies soil properties to help plan buildings, bridges.
13 January 2010, 10:10 AM ET
Astrophysicist discusses love of supernovas, what brought him to science and what he hopes to teach others.
30 December 2009, 07:51 AM ET
Randall Irmis talks about being a paleontologist and studying a childhood obsession, dinosaurs.
10 December 2009, 05:54 AM ET
Computer scientists looks to create artificial intelligence that can anticipate wants and needs.
02 December 2009, 12:53 PM ET
Computer scientist seeks to better find and integrate mounds of data available.
18 November 2009, 07:51 AM ET
Paleoclimate researcher studies Greenland ice cores to see how Earth's climate has changed.
11 November 2009, 12:45 PM ET
Ornithologist follows the evolution of feathers, shedding light on dinosaur colors.
02 November 2009, 05:46 AM ET
In baseball, the curveball doesn’t break, we just think it does, says neuroscientist Zhong-Lin Lu.
28 October 2009, 11:46 AM ET
Chemist uses fluorescent proteins to light up science.
21 October 2009, 10:22 AM ET
One architect of the Internet works to bring wireless to the wilderness for research, emergencies.
14 October 2009, 11:01 AM ET
Physicist continues childhood study of lizards by examining how they move through sand.
07 October 2009, 10:05 AM ET
Graduate student studies storms not for the thrill of the chase, but to better understand weather.
30 September 2009, 01:24 PM ET
Computer scientist tackles issue from airport security to vaccine stockpiling.
23 September 2009, 06:45 AM ET
Researcher develops biomaterials to aide in disease detection, energy storage.
16 September 2009, 12:35 PM ET
Solar physicist uses imaging techniques to better understand sun's behavior.
09 September 2009, 01:33 PM ET
Paralympian engineer works to bring technical assistance to people with disabilities.
02 September 2009, 10:48 AM ET
Evolutionary biologist studies snails to investigate sexual reproduction in parasites.
27 August 2009, 11:03 AM ET
Ian Giammanco is part of a team of scientists getting up close and personal with severe storms.
19 August 2009, 12:36 PM ET
Researcher works to develop new nanomaterials and mentors high school student to science fair win.
12 August 2009, 07:10 AM ET
University of Wisconsin-Madison chemist studies one of plastic's most intriguing qualities — how they can bend without breaking.
24 July 2009, 05:43 AM ET
A science rapper has returned to YouTube, now with lyrical rhyming about nuclear physics and explaining the science behind the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB).
16 July 2009, 07:16 AM ET
John A. Vucetich of Michigan Technological University has long been an outspoken advocate for environmental policies that protect wildlife.
16 July 2009, 06:11 AM ET
John A. Vucetich of Michigan Technological University has long been an outspoken advocate for environmental policies that protect wildlife.
08 July 2009, 12:46 PM ET
John van de Lindt is leading a team of researchers conducting the NSF NEESWood Capstone tests, the largest shake-table tests in history.
02 July 2009, 08:14 AM ET
Ryan Hayward studies nanomaterials and how they self-assemble.
26 June 2009, 07:23 AM ET
Christopher Weiss leads a Texas Tech contingent in this year’s massive VORTEX2 tornado study.
18 June 2009, 02:00 PM ET
Biomedical engineer Niren Murthy helps design cutting-edge chemicals for the detection and treatment of diseases.
12 June 2009, 05:12 AM ET
Researchers have analyzed virus genes from Yellowstone National Park to hunt for codes that could be valuable to bioengineers.
05 June 2009, 12:50 PM ET
Eberhard Voit uses mathematics and microbes to uncover the inner workings of biology.
27 May 2009, 08:43 AM ET
José Andrade of Northwestern University studies liquefaction, a process that causes buildings to sink during earthquakes.
18 May 2009, 06:25 AM ET
A scientist has helped measure several rare atomic nuclei, including tin-100, a "holy grail" of experimental nuclear physics.
07 May 2009, 07:14 AM ET
Geochemist Adam Simon is trying to learn how we can harness heat from volcanoes.