One of great challenges of the 21st century has been to develop ways to manipulate matter on smaller and smaller dimensions.
Extremely rare footage of an unexplored deep ocean trench consisting of rarely seen sea animals reveals that life in the deepest regions of Earth is not predictable.
Though nearly a billion people use the social networking site, Facebook, exchanging information online-whether personal or professional-is not the same as engaging in person. A recent study set out to determine whether Facebook use increases or decreases anxiety in meeting individuals one-on-one dur...
A third of the planet’s food is lost between the farm and our plates. If this situation persists, it will be impossible to feed 8 billion human beings in 2025.
Last month, a study showed the positive effects of DietBet.com, which is a website dedicated to those who can bet money on themselves so they can reach a weight loss goal. Similarly, the rise of online dieticians has shown quite a bit of success when it comes to helping those in need.
An international research team have created a new catalyst that can be effectively used to produce low-cost, clean methanol from hydrogen and carbon dioxide.
Less than a year after the launch of the Galaxy S4 smartphone – and the battery issues that came with it – the Samsung Galaxy S5 was one of a host of offerings the electronics giant presented to the World Mobile Congress last week in Barcelona.
About the size of a stapler, this new handheld device developed in Switzerland is able to test a large number of proteins in our body all at once-a subtle combination of optical science and engineering.
A recent survey conducted by the National Sleep Foundation (NSF) shows that American children may not be getting enough rest, with results suggesting that electronic devices may be to blame.
When we consume sugar, it is converted into energy through the process of metabolism. Researchers are currently exploring this conversion process in various forms to be used for everyday energy and power.
Research is concentrated on the field of organofunctional silicon compounds and silicones, with their as yet incompletely explained structure-effect relationships.
Big data has been a hot topic of conversation ever since the emergence of social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc. Researchers at UCLA believe they can use big data from social media sites to prevent disease outbreaks.