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.
24 June 2013, 03:11 PM ET
Canadian engineer Louis Michaud's Atmospheric Vortex Engine (AVE) creates a miniature tornado, generating electric power from the whirling air mass induced by industrial waste heat mixing with cool air.
24 June 2013, 03:10 PM ET
NEON's resources will catapult forward the science of ecology as well as help improve public understanding of environmental change and promote science-based decision-making on natural resource issues.
24 June 2013, 01:18 PM ET
Nobody’s figured out how to harness the awesome energy of a tornado, but Canadian engineer Louis Michaud's Atmospheric Vortex Engine (AVE) will generate electric power from the whirling air mass induced by industrial waste heat mixing with cool air.
24 June 2013, 11:42 AM ET
Arctic-permafrost holds more carbon than all fossil-fuel emissions since record-keeping began in 1850. NASA's Carbon in Arctic Reservoir's Vulnerability Experiment (CARVE) monitors melting which could expose carbon, accelerating global warming.
21 June 2013, 03:37 PM ET
University of Swansea researchers visualized the toy surprise inside a Kinder Surprise candy egg and reproduced the plaything without ever cracking the candy shell. The technique mixed the use of x-ray computed tomography with 3D printing.
21 June 2013, 11:00 AM ET
Canadian and German scientists have created the most detailed 3D map of the human brain in existence according to Science magazine. Powered by NewsLook.
19 June 2013, 11:34 AM ET
This new, free, eye-popping documentary explores remarkable biology and evolution of a backyard bird.
17 June 2013, 05:20 PM ET
Tough love: After mating, male fishing spiders spontaneously die.
17 June 2013, 01:16 PM ET
Scientists from the University of Pompeu Fabra believe Snowflake's mother bred with her uncle, causing the only known case of gorilla albinism. Powered by NewsLook.
17 June 2013, 10:54 AM ET
A computer scientist finds inspiration in biolgy, small business and a children's magazine.
13 June 2013, 10:51 AM ET
A rare two-headed kitten is born in Amity, Oregon. She was named 'Duecy' and meows from both sides of her face.
12 June 2013, 03:35 PM ET
A video of a blue ball 'bullying' a yellow cube used in a study which found that babies prefer the victims of such interactions, suggesting that sympathy develops at as young as 10 months of age.
11 June 2013, 08:20 PM ET
Physicists at Stanford see through smudges on a manuscript of Luigi Cherubini's opera "Médée." Using powerful X-rays, they recovered an aria that has been missing from the piece for more than 200 years.
11 June 2013, 11:01 AM ET
Snowden fled to Hong Kong and is seeking asylum in Iceland. But is there any country that will resist US pressure to extradite him? Powered by NewsLook.
10 June 2013, 04:43 PM ET
Warnings of jellyfish threatening marine biodiversity aren't new, but some researchers say it's being overblown this time. Powered by NewsLook.
10 June 2013, 02:45 PM ET
Here's a video of an oarfish, a deep sea creature that can swim as far as 1,600 feet beneath the surface and of which is little known.
07 June 2013, 11:57 AM ET
In this video fly ash (a waste product of coal plants) is used with zeolites to remove oil from water cleanly and easily. The oil can even be returned to a processing plant for reuse.
07 June 2013, 11:32 AM ET
The predatory sea slug Pleurobranchaea californica approaches & tries to eat a stinging Spanish shawl (Flabellina iodinea). The Spanish shawl stings the predator & begins a frenetic dance of escape, but Pleurobranchaea quickly learned to get away.
06 June 2013, 05:11 PM ET
Jared Frank and other engineering students at NYU-Poly have created Caesar, a humanoid robot built with off the shelf and 3D printed parts and programmed using open source software with the intent of helping people with limited mobility.
06 June 2013, 03:25 PM ET
A rare Francois' leaf monkey infant survives the first weeks of life, thanks to keepers at Sydney's Taronga Zoo. Elly Park reports.
06 June 2013, 02:11 PM ET
NOAA's Goes-East satellite has captured imagery of the storms development over the last few days (June 4-6, 2013).
06 June 2013, 12:38 PM ET
In the past 25 years, the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute has found trash up to 13,000 feet deep and 300 miles offshore in waters off of central and southern California, the Pacific Northwest, Hawaii and the Gulf of California.
06 June 2013, 12:12 PM ET
In the most accurate assessment to date, the changing wind speeds are seen over a 5-day time-lapse (Oct. 26 to Oct. 31, 2012). NASA GOES-5 atmosphere model computer was used to create the simulation.