Man-made diamonds can be whipped up in a laboratory in no time at all, yet they look and act remarkably similar to the real thing.
Today, it is the Supreme Court that ultimately holds interpretive power over the famed document, but it hasn't always been that way.
Children with allergy-prone parents are more likely to develop allergies themselves, though not necessarily to the same things.
Everyone from brides and grooms to movie studio execs are celebrating the upcoming calendrical anomaly in their own way.
Recent breakthroughs in bionics and artificially lab-grown body parts already help people live bearable and more productive lives.
Hudson was never heard from again after a mutiny by his crew during a later voyage through northern Canada.
Stepping in as President Obama's new Secretary of the Treasury this past January was a bit like taking over as captain of the sinking Titanic.
The remains of a medieval "vampire" have been discovered among the corpses of 16th century plague victims in Venice.