06 November 2013, 01:53 PM ET
Researchers are training a cashier robot how to safely handle knives, tomatoes, egg cartons and other common items in a grocery store checkout.
05 November 2013, 05:45 PM ET
In this expose of a 'canned' rhino hunt, the Humane Society shows how a rhino that's been raised in captivity and acclimated to humans doesn't stand a chance against an armed poacher looking to bag a trophy.
04 November 2013, 05:00 PM ET
Camera traps captured these images of bay cats, a rare species found in Borneo, roaming through a logged area of rainforest where they weren't expected to be found.
04 November 2013, 12:22 PM ET
This thermal image sequence of the lava lake in Halema'uma'u Crater condenses about 12 minutes of motion (which is then repeated three times), showing how the slightly cooler layer of crust constantly cracks and reforms into new patters.
04 November 2013, 10:01 AM ET
When carbon dioxide is absorbed by the ocean, the water's acid level rises. If this level gets too high, some sea creatures that build protective shells can't grow as fast or even have their shells dissolve, threatening the entire food chain.
04 November 2013, 09:00 AM ET
Fascinating video shows how using opposing ultrasonic speakers can levitate and hold droplets of water against gravity.
31 October 2013, 02:46 PM ET
Using lasers, scientists can now surgically blast holes thinner than a human hair in the heads of fruit flies, allowing them to gaze at how the rodents' brains worked while still alive.
30 October 2013, 12:00 PM ET
Using advanced computer modeling techniques, researchers digitally reconstructed the movements of the Argentinosaurus dinosaur, enabling them to recreate how it walked and ran for the first time.
29 October 2013, 08:01 PM ET
Researchers have captured the process ticks use to bite their hosts in new microscope images.
29 October 2013, 09:57 AM ET
Six nearly identical earthquakes that occurred in the Gulf of California over a period of several years reveal how earthquake waves, too subtle to be felt by humans, ripple across the United States over the course of 20 minutes.
24 October 2013, 04:54 PM ET
Paul Sikkel and reggae star Amlak Tafari discuss the recent controversy of naming a parasite after Bob Marley.
24 October 2013, 02:00 PM ET
The Arizona bark scorpion is known for its intensely painful sting, but the southern grasshopper mice that prey on the scorpions aren't bothered at all, as this video of an attack illustrates. The mouse was later released back into the wild.
23 October 2013, 04:28 PM ET
A Phiddipus johnsoni, or red-backed jumping spider (named Nefertiti), has returned from its time on the International Space Station. Its hunting skills were compromised when attempting to capture its prey, due to its readaptation to gravity on Earth.
22 October 2013, 01:31 PM ET
Images from a Bolivian jungle show Andean bears wrecking a camera trap that was set up to take pictures of the animals.
21 October 2013, 07:21 PM ET
A nearly complete skeleton of a baby Parasaurolophus gets a helicopter airlift out of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah.
21 October 2013, 05:20 PM ET
Throughout the year the Antarctic hole in the ozone layer (defined as less than 220 Dobson Units) grows and recedes seasonally, reaching it's maximum size this year on September 26th.
21 October 2013, 04:00 PM ET
21 October 2013, 03:52 PM ET
This video shows a cut-away view of fusion energy production by neutral deuterium particle injection, which requires reaching a temperature of one hundred million degrees.
21 October 2013, 02:31 PM ET
On-orbit astronaut Karen Nyberg proves Cady Coleman told 'Gravity's Sandra Bullock the truth: a single strand of human hair pushed against a handrail aboard the ISS sprang Nyberg backwards in microgravity.
21 October 2013, 09:47 AM ET
For the second time in a week, an extremely rare oarfish, this one 14 feet long, washed up on the California coastline.
18 October 2013, 03:07 PM ET
Reasearchers at Nationwide Children's hospital tested breastmilk purchased on the internet from several sources and found high levels of certain disease-causing bacteria.
18 October 2013, 11:41 AM ET
A million-dollar bionic man complete with artificial organs, synthetic blood and robot limbs goes on display at London's Science Museum.
17 October 2013, 05:27 PM ET
How soon will people and machines become one? What are the ethical implications of living for hundreds or thousands of years? James Woods visits with LiveScience reporters @DavidSkyBrody and @JillScharr to explain his new Science Channel series.
16 October 2013, 01:25 PM ET
A menajerie of rare life living in the deep sea canyons off the east coast of the United States are under threat from deep sea oil drilling, bottom trawling, and seismic exploration.
15 October 2013, 11:00 AM ET
Florescently-tagged antibiotics can be used to pinpoint bacterial infections on artificial implants, which are very hard to treat. Here, E.coli infection in a mouse is identified.
14 October 2013, 02:05 PM ET
Bonobos that are better at managing their own emotions are more likely to help another bonobo in emotional distress, as in this video of a bonobo hug.
10 October 2013, 12:24 PM ET
For the first time ever, scientists have captured the motion of individual atoms in the world's thinnest piece of glass.
10 October 2013, 11:51 AM ET
The National Ignition Facility reportedly achieved a new milestone in the search for fusion power. Powered by NewsLook
10 October 2013, 10:15 AM ET
The U.S. Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command (RDECOM) is submitting proposals for the body armor of the future: the Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit, featuring bio-monitoring, networked awareness, ballistic protection, and more.
09 October 2013, 03:29 PM ET
Hurricane Sandy raised many questions for residents of the Northeast such as how to prepare for similar storms and how likely they are in a warming world. Check out this preview of a show investigating them: "Megastorm Aftermath," by NOVA, from PBS.
08 October 2013, 05:00 PM ET
Researchers at the University of Washington and the company OceanGate are building a 5-person submarine that could explore the seafloor up to 2 miles below the surface.
07 October 2013, 02:29 PM ET
At the site of a fifth century island fort in Sweden, archaeologists have uncovered the victims of a brutal massacre.