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Scientists Transform Skin Cells into Germ Cells

April 28, 2016 3:01 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

In the United States, between 10 and 15 percent of couples are infertile, according to the Mayo Clinic. Scientists in Spain are working to help them.

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May Heralds in a Mercury Transit

April 28, 2016 12:05 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

On Monday, May 9, the rare transit of Mercury will be visible to observers with a telescope.

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DARPA Looks to Revolutionize Defense Vehicles of the Future

April 28, 2016 9:39 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded contracts to eight organizations that can help aid futuristic ground vehicle research.

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A New Subglacial Lake in Antarctica?

April 27, 2016 12:26 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Scientists believe they have found evidence of a subglacial lake beneath Antarctica that may boast unique life that has lived in isolation for millions of years.

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Yellow Brainless Slime Learns to Avoid Caffeine

April 27, 2016 10:08 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

The research team focused on habituation, a form of learning where an organism’s responses to a repeated stimulus change.

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Dwarf Planet Makemake’s Moon Discovered by Hubble

April 27, 2016 9:28 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

The second largest object in the Kuiper Belt, Makemake takes 310 years to orbit the sun and was named after the Rapa Nui people’s chief god.

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Robot-Assisted Surgery Company Names First Head of Design

April 26, 2016 3:10 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

As the company's newly appointed senior vice president of design and user experience, Charles Jones discusses his new role's responsibilities and what he hopes to accomplish.

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Catsharks Increase Glow in Dark Depths, Researchers Say

April 26, 2016 12:33 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

In the murk of the ocean depths, catsharks produce a green biofluorescence. 

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New Technique Can Discern Miniscule Martian Objects

April 26, 2016 9:59 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

It’s a new way of looking at the Red Planet. 

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Mammal-Like Reptile Teeth Uncovered in Japan

April 26, 2016 9:01 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Scientitsts unearthed "unique sets of teeth" in a collection of fossils found from the Cretaceous period.

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China's Energy Future Could Depend on Floating Power Plants

April 25, 2016 2:49 pm | by Ryan Bushey, Digital Editor | Comments

China unveiled another ambitious project in less than a week.

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A Bacterium's Influence on Ice Formation

April 25, 2016 2:48 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Winter sports areas around the world employ some microscopic help when Mother Nature is being finicky with snow production.

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Ancient Fossils Paint Global-Warming Picture

April 25, 2016 2:48 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Looking to the past may help scientists understand how rising carbon dioxide levels could affect the Earth in the future.

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Market Pulse: General Stocks Up, Tech Stocks Down

April 25, 2016 10:27 am | by Tim Studt, Contributing Editor | Comments

While the general stock market is reaching historic highs, the technology market is lagging behind, caused by several factors.

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Solar Impulse Completes Flight from Hawaii to California

April 25, 2016 10:09 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

This past weekend, Bertrand Piccard, the founder and pilot of the Solar Impulse 2, completed a solar-flight journey in 62 hours.

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