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Snowflake Shapes Are Not So Unique After All?

Snowflake Shapes Are Not So Unique After All?

Jacqueline Howard  01. 3.2015
Each snowflake may not be so unique after all. While no one snowflake is exactly the same as another on a molecular level, it turns out...
'Sparks' Really Do Fly When Egg And Sperm Hook Up

'Sparks' Really Do Fly When Egg And Sperm Hook Up

Macrina Cooper-White  12.17.2014
Talk about fireworks in the bedroom. When a sperm cell fuses with an egg, it triggers the sudden release of zinc atoms from the egg's...
Tiny Invisible Robot Gives Whole New Meaning To The Term 'Baby Steps'

Tiny Invisible Robot Gives Whole New Meaning To The Term 'Baby Steps'

Macrina Cooper-White  12.12.2014
One day in the not-too-distant future, doctors may be able to treat deadly diseases like cancer by injecting an army of tiny nanorobots...
Here's Why Cats Keep Rubbing Against Our Legs

Here's Why Cats Keep Rubbing Against Our Legs

Jacqueline Howard  11.19.2014
Ever wondered why your cat keeps rubbing against your leg? Or why kitty goes crazy over catnip? Well, you're in luck. A new YouTube video...
Scientists Pinpoint Cause Of World's Second-Biggest Impact Crater

Scientists Pinpoint Cause Of World's Second-Biggest Impact Crater

David Freeman  11.18.2014
What kind of object punched a huge hole in Ontario? Since the 1960s, scientists have believed that the Sudbury Basin, a vast crater in...
The 80% Approach To Dating

The 80% Approach To Dating

11.17.2014
As it turns out, there are lots of good guys out there, hiding in plain sight. Here's how to spot them.
Culture and Chemistry Matter

Culture and Chemistry Matter

10.30.2014
Even if you didn't and you don't know or care that much about baseball or sports, there are a number of things that made this World Series...
To All the Men I Didn't Love Before... Thank You

To All the Men I Didn't Love Before... Thank You

10.27.2014
"Honey, ya gotta wanna kiss him," were the wise words of an older, drunk woman at Blondie's Sportsbar over a decade ago. And she was spot...
Here's Why Pizza Tastes So Incredibly Good

Here's Why Pizza Tastes So Incredibly Good

Avery Stone  10.15.2014
For pizza lovers, a good pie is a gift from the gods. But the explanation for why pizza tastes so good is rooted not in theology but in...
Here's Proof That Chemical Reactions Are Mind-Blowingly Beautiful

Here's Proof That Chemical Reactions Are Mind-Blowingly Beautiful

Cate Matthews  10. 8.2014
This might just make you fall head over heels for chemistry. "Beautiful Chemical Reactions," a new video collaboration between scientists...
FOX BREAKING NEWS Video

FOX BREAKING NEWS Video

Amory Blaine  10. 2.2014
Four students at a Denver high school were injured today, one seriously, when a classroom chemistry demonstration caught fire, according...
And the Nobel Goes To...

And the Nobel Goes To...

09.26.2014
In anticipation of this latest round of awards, Thomson Reuters is once again releasing its annual list of Citation Laureates -- scientists...
After Decades Of Effort, Chemists Overseas Report 'Nano' Breakthrough

After Decades Of Effort, Chemists Overseas Report 'Nano' Breakthrough

David Freeman  09.22.2014
After more than 25 years of effort, scientists say they've finally succeeded at synthesizing a so-called "Star of David" molecule. The...
Most Science Teachers Lack Proper Safety Training

Most Science Teachers Lack Proper Safety Training

09.19.2014
DENVER (AP) — A dazzling show of fire and color can make science come alive for young students, but it can also inflict serious and painful...