12 July 2013, 12:42 PM ET
These honeybees live on the rooftop of the Natural Resources Defense Council office building in Midtown Manhattan. NRDC staff have hooked up a camera inside the hive so that they can keep an eye on their bees during the work day.
12 July 2013, 11:03 AM ET
Twice a year, the setting sun perfectly aligns with New York City's street grid (running 29° from east to west), producing a phenomenon known as Manhattanhenge. Golden light splashes across the width of New York City's central island.
12 July 2013, 09:59 AM ET
NASA's Green Propellant Infusion Mission will demonstrate a high-performance, non-toxic fuel alternative to conventional hydrazine. The test flight is slated to launch in 2015.
11 July 2013, 03:26 PM ET
A video illustrating how icebergs create underwater ocean noise. A study finds fracturing icebergs can be as loud as supertankers. The audio is very low frequency; if you cannot hear it you may need to increase your volume.
10 July 2013, 11:32 AM ET
Thresher sharks use their long, elegant tails to smack and stun schools of prey fish, allowing them to swallow down multiple fish at once.
10 July 2013, 11:03 AM ET
Cedric Stallworth discusses his careers, his purpose and inspiring others.
09 July 2013, 02:12 PM ET
Torontonians face a snarled morning commute and widespread power outages after an evening of traffic chaos caused by torrential rainfall.
09 July 2013, 02:12 PM ET
Researchers are looking at the impact of three external factors that may be connected to ADHD. Known as the 3 S's (sunlight, sleep and screens), recent studies have implied a connection to rates of ADHD diagnosis.
08 July 2013, 05:16 PM ET
When challenged by microgravity, living organisms’ genes can ‘turn on,’ transforming growth. Scientists at Zero Gravity Solutions work to direct cells toward healthier, hardier strains. It’s not genetic engineering, but accelerated hybridiza
08 July 2013, 01:52 PM ET
A solar powered plane touches down in New York after an epic journey across the United States. Powered by NewsLook.
08 July 2013, 09:58 AM ET
The mangrove rivulus can survive out of water for days or even weeks. Unlike other fish that flop on land, the mangrove rivulus does a "tail flip". The strong jumping technique allows it to find food, flee predators and get back in the water.
08 July 2013, 09:30 AM ET
Male and female hawkmoths use their genitals to create ultrasound bursts that seem to repel bats.
05 July 2013, 11:50 AM ET
Marine biologist Paul Sikkel discusses the important role of parasites in coral reef ecosystems.
05 July 2013, 10:21 AM ET
Green algae turns Chinese shores into an emerald garden. Powered by NewsLook.
05 July 2013, 07:17 AM ET
An electric field may nudge threads of spiderwebs closer to each other to better trap charged bugs such as honeybees, new research suggests.
02 July 2013, 05:18 PM ET
The quirkiest tech isn't "weird", it's just… different. From outdoor-indoor bubbles, to a printer designed for finger nails, to a helicopter controlled with your mind, it's tech that's just a little our there… but in a good way.
02 July 2013, 05:16 PM ET
Cleaning windows and gutters is tough, repetitive, and sometimes dangerous work, which makes it the perfect job for a robot. Even keeping the air fresh throughout your home can be the work of a smart new droid with the cleanest robot technology.
02 July 2013, 03:17 PM ET
A wave of triple-digit temperatures in some places could challenge all-time records in parts of the southwest. Powered by NewsLook.
01 July 2013, 11:05 AM ET
A young duck named Buttercup had to have one of his feet amputated. But now a 3-D printer company is helping him make a new high tech foot.
01 July 2013, 09:31 AM ET
Male lampreys emit heat from a rope-like mass of fat tissue in front of their dorsal fins when they contact females during spawning. Their 'blood sucking' nickname comes from the tendency to attach themselves to fish and feed on their vital fluid.
29 June 2013, 08:06 PM ET
US robotics company Boston Dynamics has been giving its latest mechanical pack mule a run around Fort Myer in Virginia, where Marine Corps commanders are assessing its viability as a 21st Century support robot. Rob Muir reports.
29 June 2013, 08:02 PM ET
The latest car tech is making driving more intuitive and safer. By integrating more controls into the dashboard (or the windshield) or even allowing the car to drive itself, the driver-friendliest car tech is focused on a better driving experience.
29 June 2013, 07:51 PM ET
Getting healthy means keeping track of your exercise and diet, and that means sensors. The healthiest tech keeps tabs on your exercise, the purity of your food, even the health of your garden's plants.
28 June 2013, 05:46 PM ET
The cone-shaped HIV capsid is composed of about 1,300 copies of the protein p24 arranged into a hexamer coat (blue) with p24 dimers and trimers (orange) linking each hexamer unit. Approximately 4.2 million atom are modeled.
28 June 2013, 10:15 AM ET
Surveillance cameras at the Edinburgh Zoo captured footage of a rare southern cassowary laying an egg. These blue-faced flightless birds are related to the ostrich and emu and are found in New Guinea, Indonesia and Australia.
27 June 2013, 02:34 PM ET
With a $5M grant from Google, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) will soon deploy “unmanned aerial surveillance” (UAV) drones to search for poachers in Africa and Asia. Wild rhinos could be among the first to benefit.
27 June 2013, 01:11 PM ET
With an initial $5M grant from Google, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) will deploy “unmanned aerial surveillance” drones (UAVs) to search for poachers in Africa and Asia, reporting their positions to rangers. Rhinos will be among the first to benefit.
27 June 2013, 10:18 AM ET
A new species of bird with a distinctive orange-red colored tuft of feathers on its head is found in Cambodia's populous capital city. Powered by NewsLook.
26 June 2013, 11:42 AM ET
The Natural Resources Defense Council created this ad to encourage President Obama to support proposed regulations that strengthen the Clean Water Act.
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25 June 2013, 03:34 PM ET
President Barack Obama says scientists concur that the Earth warming and that human activity contributes to it. Obama says that the debate over climate change has been put to rest. Powered by NewsLook.
25 June 2013, 11:10 AM ET
Scientists have created remote-controlled cockroaches with an auto-steering system that incorporates Microsoft’s Kinect. The motion-sensing gaming tech could one day allow the intrepid insects survey a disaster zone.
24 June 2013, 04:15 PM ET
This Cornell University psychologist explores the rational and intuitive sides of human decision making.