NASA personnel is getting ready to ignite the biggest man-made fire ever done in space.
A team of paleontologists provides some insight into this mystical creature.
“Temporary but profound” was the language NASA used to describe the effect comet C/2013 A1 had...
A team of scientists is looking for bioinspiration in the animal's teeth to utilize in devices used on Mars.
Only one R&D Index member posted a gain for the week.
Forty light-years from Earth, the ultra-cool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 holds potential.
New research paints a potentially apocalyptic picture of the damage global warming could cause around the world.
Beyond the asteroid belt, beyond the reaches of Neptune, the Oort Cloud orbits, its myriad icy bodies floating in interstellar space.
When Spanish explorers ventured to southern Florida in the 16th century, they came across a Native American polity unlike societies they’d seen before.
An exhibit at Interphex this year demonstrated methods for incorporating augmented reality into laboratory settings.
Brain damage liabilities are particularly higher for females in sports, according to a medical physician.
Why single-use products are taking the biopharma world by storm and how some companies are utilizing the trend in products.
Two undergraduate students have developed gloves that could bridge the gap between sign language and spoken language.
Scientists are mapping the mammal's cerebrum in the flesh for the first time and finding out surprising features.
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.
On Monday, May 9, the rare transit of Mercury will be visible to observers with a telescope.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded contracts to eight organizations that can help aid futuristic ground vehicle research.