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Space Bacteria Grow In Weird Ways, Scientists Find

Space Bacteria Grow In Weird Ways, Scientists Find

Miriam Kramer  07.11.2013
Bacteria grown in a dish of fake urine in space behaves in ways never-before-seen in Earth microorganisms, scientists say. A team of scientists...
Mummies' Bodies Show Bad Habit Spanned Centuries

Mummies' Bodies Show Bad Habit Spanned Centuries

Joseph Castro  07. 1.2013
The hair of mummies from the town of San Pedro de Atacama in Chile reveals the people in the region had a nicotine habit spanning from...
WATCH: What Happens When Chemist Drops Hot Coal Into Liquid Oxygen?

WATCH: What Happens When Chemist Drops Hot Coal Into Liquid Oxygen?

06.11.2013
What happens when you plunge red-hot charcoal into liquid oxygen? Watch for yourself in this fascinating slow-mo video, which is the latest...
LOOK: There's An Awesome Story Behind This Tattoo

LOOK: There's An Awesome Story Behind This Tattoo

05.22.2013
There was lots of chemistry between the bride and groom at this wedding! Imgur user cherbearblue posted photos Sunday of her chemistry-themed...
WATCH: A Chemistry Lab Fireball Makes It 'Rain'

WATCH: A Chemistry Lab Fireball Makes It 'Rain'

Macrina Cooper-White  05.21.2013
A high school chemistry experiment involved shooting fireballs up at the ceiling near the sprinkler system. Just guess what happened next...
The Four Elements

The Four Elements

05. 7.2013
Today we talk about chemical reactions occurring not only here on Earth, but even in the interstellar medium. We may have lost the naïve...
The Best Chemistry Pick-Up Line Ever?

The Best Chemistry Pick-Up Line Ever?

05. 2.2013
Periodically, something learned in chemistry class will leap off the page and prove useful in your social life. Memorizing the day on which...
WATCH LIVE: Is This The World's Most Boring Experiment?

WATCH LIVE: Is This The World's Most Boring Experiment?

Macrina Cooper-White  05. 1.2013
What's the world's most boring science experiment? You could make a pretty good case for the "pitch drop" experiment. It consists of a...
Life's Left-Handed Molecules Piggybacked Their Way To Earth, Study Suggests

Life's Left-Handed Molecules Piggybacked Their Way To Earth, Study Suggests

05. 1.2013
By: Charles Q. Choi, SPACE.com Contributor Published: 05/01/2013 07:06 AM EDT on SPACE.com The mysterious bias of life on Earth toward...
New 'Origami' Technique May Have Broad Applications

New 'Origami' Technique May Have Broad Applications

04.29.2013
By: Tanya Lewis, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 04/28/2013 01:13 PM EDT on LiveScience There's now a way to make "protein origami"...
Hungry Bugs Use 'Math' To Find Fastest Route, Study Shows

Hungry Bugs Use 'Math' To Find Fastest Route, Study Shows

04.18.2013
By: Tanya Lewis, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 04/17/2013 02:00 PM EDT on LiveScience Just as light does, ants traveling through...
WATCH: 'Stupendous' Brain Technique Hailed By Scientists

WATCH: 'Stupendous' Brain Technique Hailed By Scientists

04.10.2013
NEW YORK -- Talk about clearing your head: Stanford University scientists have found a way to make see-through mouse brains. You take...
Biologist's Discovery-Describing Letter May Sell For HOW Much?

Biologist's Discovery-Describing Letter May Sell For HOW Much?

04.10.2013
By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 04/09/2013 07:37 PM EDT on LiveScience "Jim Watson and I have probably made a most important...
Ancient Ink Called Key In New Analysis Of Long-Lost 'Gospel'

Ancient Ink Called Key In New Analysis Of Long-Lost 'Gospel'

04. 8.2013
By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 04/08/2013 11:37 AM EDT on LiveScience A long-lost gospel that casts Judas...