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.
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.
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.
Findings could help scientists better understand Earth’s water cycle.
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.
Electric eels are helping to light up holiday decorations at a local aquarium.
Scientists at the University of Utah have been awarded $1 million to study the high-energy cosmic rays hurtling toward Earth.
Summer flings are likely in full swing for many in the dating world as the year’s hottest month draws to a close. But for those still looking for love, there is hope, in the form of a new dating phenomenon – pheromone parties.
Two Nevada high school seniors will spend a month this summer learning from some of the brightest minds in the nation.