SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
BUG-SIZED ROBOT COMPETITORS TO SWARM DARPA'S 'ROBOT OLYMPICS'
Picture the Olympic Games — except instead of human athletes, the competitors are all insect-sized robots.
SHOULD BREAST-FEEDING WOMEN REALLY DRINK GUINNESS?
Is beer the route to better breast-feeding?
HIDDEN COMPARTMENTS IN THIS WRECKED CONFEDERATE SUBMARINE COULD SOLVE A 150-YEAR-OLD MYSTERY
The Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley was a 40-foot-long (12 meter) sausage of bulletproof iron built in Mobile, Alabama, and propelled through the water by seven daring men cranking a single, giant screw.
SYPHILIS: SYMPTOMS & TREATMENT
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease that is caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum.
...DON'T DRINK THE MUMMY JUICE
A change.org petition is asking for a taste of the red liquid found in a massive Egyptian sarcophagus.
THIS $1.5 MILLION PROJECT AIMS TO COUNT ALL THE CATS IN WASHINGTON, D.C.
Humans are coming together in Washington, D.C., to get a head count of cats — every furry one of them, including those living in the wild, in shelters and in households.
The project, called "D.C.
3 REASONS WHY WE MIGHT RETURN TO THE MOON
There hasn’t been a person on the moon since 1972.
DIABETES MAY INCREASE RISK FOR CANCER, ESPECIALLY FOR WOMEN
People with diabetes appear to have a higher risk of developing cancer than those without diabetes, and the risk is greater in women than men, a new meta-analysis finds.
YOUR EARLIEST MEMORY PROBABLY NEVER HAPPENED
What is your first memory? A vivid scene may come to mind, seen from toddler eyes. Unfortunately, that scene may be a work of fiction, a new study finds.
CANCER PATIENTS WHO CHOOSE COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE ARE TWICE AS LIKELY TO DIE WITHIN SEVEN YEARS, STUDY SUGGESTS
Cancer patients who choose complementary medicine over treatments like chemotherapy, or surgery, are twice as likely to die within seven years, the first major study has shown.