New findings published in JAMA Internal Medicine show that moviegoers watching a tearjerker are more likely to eat between 28 percent and 55 percent more popcorn goodies than other goers watching different genres.
Scientists may have created the violent conditions of Earth's formation in a device called the Z machine. Now, the findings are revealing a bit more about how iron vaporizes and how this iron rain may have affected the formation of the Earth and moon.
It turns out that a humpback whale may help engineers create a new fluid sensor. Borrowing from whales' biological structures, scientists have created a new device using piezoelectric principles to convert mechanical actions into electricity.
New findings presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology's Annual Scientific Meeting discussed a new weapon for those dealing with chronic plantar fascilitis.
The World Health Organization said Friday that close to half of 12 to 35-year-olds are listening to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.
Researchers at the Israel Institute of Technology have recently confirmed the biological purpose of the wiring of the human eye. From a practical standpoint, many scientists have noted how it doesn't quite make the most sense. In vertebrates, the photoreceptors are located behind the eye-resulting i...
To say it's cold in the U.S. would be the understatement of the year. Fortunately, there are a few devices to help you out. For this week's Geek Gadgets, we've listed some of the top devices to keep you warm and cozy even when winter is in full swing.
A state-of-the-art optical atomic clock has officially begun to tick. Developed by scientists and the first of its kind in Poland, the clock is just one of a handful of this caliber in the world.
Officials of the social network announced on Wednesday that in the next few months, a post that indicates suicidal or harmful thoughts can be flagged by friends or loved ones if they think the user is in danger. At this time, Facebook will be alerted.
Could a human head transplant be possible in the near future?
A certain mollusk may have inspired some new materials. Scientists have identified two optical structures within the blue-rayed limpet's shell that gives it its blue-striped appearance that could be used in bio-inspired materials.