04 April 2013, 11:01 AM ET
A flower-shaped printed droplet network spontaneously folded to form a hollow sphere. Researchers at the University of Oxford made the find.
04 April 2013, 10:48 AM ET
In a world first, Australian researchers utilized acoustic technology to find, track, and study blue whales near Antarctica. During their seven week voyage the team collected 57 photo identifications, 23 biopsy samples, and tagged two whales.
03 April 2013, 09:23 AM ET
Take an animated look inside the machine and science of the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS) and its search for dark matter, antimatter and the unknown; It was launch on Space Shuttle Endeavor's final mission.
02 April 2013, 10:13 AM ET
Dancing may come naturally to (some) humans, but it doesn't quite have a parallel in the animal kingdom. A sea lion named Ronan is the first non-human mammal to show she can move to the rhythm of a song.
01 April 2013, 11:59 AM ET
A male fruit bat (P. giganteus) approaches a female, performs oral sex and copulates with her before performing oral sex again.
01 April 2013, 08:34 AM ET
NASA has developed a software tool (Aircraft Noise Prediction Program - ANOPP) to re-create the sound of aircraft flying overhead. Sound from today's commercial airliners are compared to NASA's hybrid wing aircraft.
29 March 2013, 11:00 AM ET
Built by Marinette Marine Corporation with funding from the National Science Foundation, the Sikuliaq will be operated by the University of Fairbanks School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences as a part of the US Academic Fleet.
29 March 2013, 10:46 AM ET
Robotic jellyfish, like this one built by researchers at Virginia Tech School of Engineering and dubbed Cyro , could one day monitor the oceans.
29 March 2013, 10:36 AM ET
Researchers at the Center for Injury Research and Policy of the Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital has shown that the number of children injured while dancing has jumped 37% over 17 years.
28 March 2013, 04:13 PM ET
The Florida ATE Center (FLATE) rigorously prepares two-year college students for fields in high technological areas, including high tech manufacturing.
28 March 2013, 03:59 PM ET
Researchers at the University of Kansas and CReSIS (Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets) investigate the melting ice sheets from ground, air, and space to study the potential for sea level rise.
28 March 2013, 03:44 PM ET
Researchers at Northwestern University are studying the connections between sleep and memory that may allow people to boost their ability to retain memories while they're sleeping.
28 March 2013, 03:32 PM ET
Community college students can learn how to defend business networks like those used at hospitals, Wall Street firms, and major corporations from hackers at Collegiate Cyber Defense Competitions and get noticed by potential employers in the process.
28 March 2013, 03:22 PM ET
By analyzing the expressions babies make when they smile, laugh and coo, researchers from the University of Miami hope to learn how babies develop socially and learn correct social cues.
28 March 2013, 03:14 PM ET
The Harvard forest, like forests across the country is working overtime to absorb the excess CO2 being produced by humans and researchers at Harvard are looking at how that affects the health of these environments.
28 March 2013, 03:06 PM ET
Scientists at the University of Central Florida are researching a way to manage rather than eradicate fire ants.
28 March 2013, 11:43 AM ET
Carnivorous Humboldt squid flash skin-color changing rhythms when they encounter others of their species. Scientists don't yet know what these 'conversations' mean. Video-cams strapped to squid show arm-waving, fighting and mating behaviors.
28 March 2013, 10:27 AM ET
A powerful landslide damages one house in Whidbey Island, Washington and threatens two dozen more in the surrounding community.
27 March 2013, 07:56 PM ET
A sluglike sea hare responds to a spiny lobster attack by excreting ink and a sticky substance called opaline, clogging the lobster's nostrils.
27 March 2013, 01:20 PM ET
'Brain Games' on the National Geographic Channel examines how the brain works. The series is hosted by Jason Silva
26 March 2013, 03:24 PM ET
This audio is from the oral arguments of Hollingsworth v. Perry at the United States Supreme Court to decide whether the 14th Amendment prohibits the state of California from defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman.
26 March 2013, 12:01 PM ET
In this video, James Cameron talks about his decision to donate the Deepsea Challenger, the submersible in which he reached the deepest point in the world's oceans last year, to science.
21 March 2013, 12:59 PM ET
Scientists have found a way to make DNA self-assemble into spheres, corkscrews, and other shapes, the first step towards creating nano-robots for the human body.
20 March 2013, 01:17 PM ET
Recreating an event yet to happen, Director Brea Tisdale and crew must make a super-volcano engulf a city on-screen, capturing human reactions of its residents to the disaster. The Weather Channel's series explores civilization-ending scenarios.
20 March 2013, 09:24 AM ET
A 57 year old construction worker becomes the first American to receive a set of donated lungs that never stopped breathing. A portable organ-preservation system kept the organs "breathing," hydrated and perfused with red blood cells.