Incredible video shows how stars blast across the Milky Way
Incredible video shows how stars blast across the Milky Way
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
Careful detective work has led these astronomers to the conclusion that many stars travel unfathomable distances from their birthplace.

New Study: Get up, stand up for your health
Adrienne Dean - Aug 03, 2015
Get up offa that thing, and stand 'til you feel better!

California burning: Rocky fire tops 60,000 acres, thousands evacuated
Beth Balen - Aug 03, 2015
Hundreds of fires are burning throughout California, led by the Rocky fire at more than 60,000 acres.

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Challenger mystery revealed! Challenger mystery revealed!
Andrew Pendergrast - Aug 03, 2015
Remnants from destroyed space shuttles are now open to public viewing.
New aging study: Goldilocks principle should govern coffee consumption New aging study: Goldilocks principle should govern coffee consumption
Adrienne Dean - Aug 03, 2015
Moderate, regular coffee consumption may have neuroprotective effects against cognitive decline.
Scientists donít know what to do about this! Scientists donít know what to do about this!
Andrew Pendergrast - Aug 03, 2015
A large, mysterious blob could wreak havoc in Washington.
If you do this at work, stop! If you do this at work, stop!
Andrew Pendergrast - Aug 03, 2015
New study shows the dangers of some work habits.
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Deadly fungus from overseas
Andrew Pendergrast - 22 hours ago
Imported salamanders could carry a fatal fungus to American shores.
 
New Study: Get up, stand up for your health
Adrienne Dean - 22 hours ago
Get up offa that thing, and stand 'til you feel better!
 
California burning: Rocky fire tops 60,000 acres, thousands evacuated
Beth Balen - 22 hours ago
Hundreds of fires are burning throughout California, led by the Rocky fire at more than 60,000 acres.
 
Challenger mystery revealed!
Andrew Pendergrast - 22 hours ago
Remnants from destroyed space shuttles are now open to public viewing.
 
New aging study: Goldilocks principle should govern coffee consumption
Adrienne Dean - 22 hours ago
Moderate, regular coffee consumption may have neuroprotective effects against cognitive decline.
 
Scientists don't know what to do about this!
Andrew Pendergrast - 22 hours ago
A large, mysterious blob could wreak havoc in Washington.
 
If you do this at work, stop!
Andrew Pendergrast - 22 hours ago
New study shows the dangers of some work habits.
 
Uber to lavish $1 billion on India expansion
Adrienne Dean - 22 hours ago
India: "the last billion person market left."
 
No strike for 37,000 Verizon union members despite stalled talks
Adrienne Dean - 22 hours ago
86% of CWA union members voted to authorize a strike.
 
Windows 10 users jump after huge first week for Microsoft
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
Windows 10 has seen a study and robust increase in the number of people who downloaded the free software upgrade this week.
 
Daily coffee could improve cognitive abilities, study finds
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
A new study suggests that a daily cup of coffee could improve cognitive function and ward off a number of degenerative neurological diseases.
 
Amazing Jesus bug robot leaps from the water's surface
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
An amazing new robot can exert a force up to 16 times its own body weight, and leap from the surface of the water.
 
Last chance to see a blue moon until 2018
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
This Friday will be the last chance for stargazers to witness a "blue moon," a phenomenon that occurs when there are two full moons in one month.
 
Storm surge, heavy rains mean trouble for U.S. Coasts
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
A new study has shown that storm surges and heavy precipitation are currently putting more than 50% of Americans at a serious risk of flooding and property destruction.
 
Scientists solve the mystery of "hair ice"
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
An amazing new study reveals the secrets behind the century-old mystery of "hair ice," or long, thin strands of frozen water that grow out of rotting wood.
 
Compound found in marijuana could help bones heal, study says
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
A new study from researchers at Tel Aviv University and Hebrew University in Israel shows how certain compounds found in marijuana may help the healing process in fractured bones.
 
ALMA telescope spies some of the first galaxies ever formed
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
A shocking new discovery from researchers using the ALMA space telescope in Chile could drastically change our understanding of the early universe and star formation.
 
Chinese toddler saved by 3D printed titanium skull implant
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
Chinese doctors have successfully treated a toddler suffering from congenital hydrocephalus by using a 3D-printed titanium implant to relieve massive swelling in her brain.
 
How plankton create clouds and keep us cool in the summer
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
A new study has shown that plankton in the Southern Ocean are responsible for creating nearly half of the water droplets in the clouds during the summer.
 
Mysterious shipwreck found off the coast of North Carolina
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
A team of marine ecologists has stumbled upon a strange shipwreck off the coast of North Carolina that may date back all the way to the American Revolution.
 
Fracking leads to more hospitalizations, study finds
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
A new study has linked hydraulic fracturing, a controversial method of extracting natural gas, with an increase in hospitalizations in the Marcellus Shale region in Pennsylvania.
 
This weird pigeon dating game for PS4 is surprisingly popular
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
In this bizarre new video game you can play as a pigeon attending an all-pigeon high school and trying to find love, and it will be available for Playstation 4 later this month.
 
Breakthrough - new graphene film that could be used to keep electronics cool
Sam Catherman - 22 hours ago
Recent research suggests that there may finally be a better way to keep electronic devices from overheating, by using an extremely thin graphene film.
 
What does $100 buy you in your home state? The truth may surprise you
Dan Taylor - 22 hours ago
A new study has revealed shocking disparities in how far your money will go depending on the state.
 
Smartphones may shock those with pacemakers, other cardiac devices
Dan Taylor - 22 hours ago
Those with implanted cardiac devices should be careful how they use smartphones.
 
Will Global Warming take the bite out of winter? You may be surprised...
Dan Taylor - 22 hours ago
Will people die less during the winter because of Global Warming? Unfortunately, a new study is finding that's not the case.
 
Terrifying flesh-eating bacteria causes panic on Florida coast
Dan Taylor - 22 hours ago
An outbreak of the bacteria has already killed 2 people and sickened 7 -- but are things about to get even worse?
 
Firestorm erupts after FDA approves 'female Viagra'
Dan Taylor - 22 hours ago
An angry debate has erupted between those who argue that women should have the right to take the pill and those who question the science behind it.
 
Shocking report: There is a huge racial divide in depression, anxiety sufferers
Dan Taylor - 22 hours ago
Young black and hispanic men were significantly less likely than whites to admit that they have a problem, and often refused to seek treatment for it.