Science

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New Show Credits ‘Star Wars’ For Bionic Arm

The Science Channel newest show “Raiders, Raptors and Rebels: Behind the Magic of ILM” is sharing with the world how Star Wars helped morph some new technology.

07/08/2015

Science Experiment

3 Science Experiments To Try Outdoors With Kids This Summer

The weather is warmer and that means kids are gearing up to get outside and release some pent-up winter energy. These three outdoor science experiments offer curious young scientists a messy, fun learning experience.

06/11/2015

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Physicist Claims Homer Simpson Discovered God Particle Decade Before Scientists Did

At first glance a scene from a 1998 episode of The Simpsons may not seem like anything particularly notable, but a closer look suggests Homer Simpson may have predicted the mass of the Higgs boson.

03/02/2015

GPS technology may help scientists discover clumps of dark matter, according to a radical new theory. (Photo by Jorge Guerrero/AFP/Getty Images)

Researchers: GPS Signals Could Help Find Invisible Dark Matter

GPS technology may help scientists discover clumps of dark matter, according to a radical new theory.

12/02/2014

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For The Love Of Science

The school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.

09/22/2014

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At The Frontiers Of Science

Working with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.

09/15/2014

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STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational Priority

Innovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.

08/27/2014

Surface water can be pushed deep into the planet's mantle and get trapped inside rare minerals. (Photo: NASA/Getty Images)

Researchers Find Hidden Ocean Locked Up Deep Beneath The Earth

Findings could help scientists better understand Earth’s water cycle.

06/12/2014

Screen grab of a decoy spider constructed out of leaves by a suspected new species of arachnid. (Credit: blog.perunature.com)

Possible New Species Of Spider Builds Larger Spider Decoys

In Peru, a Los-Angeles-based researcher and entomologist may have discovered a new species of spider that takes survival to a new level – by using immediately available resources to construct decoys of larger spiders.

12/19/2012

File photo of a Christmas tree in an aquarium. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Aquarium Lights Christmas Tree Using Electric Eels

Electric eels are helping to light up holiday decorations at a local aquarium.

12/05/2012

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