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Sandy Time Lapse: From Birth To Landfall

Posted 10.31.2012 | Science

NASA has released satellite images from its GOES-13 and GOES-15 observatories that capture superstorm Sandy from birth to landfall. The images, ta...

Jurassic Graveyard Unearthed In China

Posted 10.31.2012 | Science

By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 10/31/2012 09:35 AM EDT on LiveScience Scientists say they've uncovered a pile of 1,800 Jurassic turtle s...

Medieval Skeleton May Be Famous Church's Founder, Archaeologists Say

Posted 10.31.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 10/30/2012 12:46 PM EDT on LiveScience A skeleton found in the same boneyard where Eng...

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Real-Life Werewolves, Bodysnatchers, Zombies?!

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 10.31.2012 | Science

Bodysnatchers, werewolves, zombies--oh my! Did you know that many of the Halloween horrors we know and love have scientific roots? It's true--there ar...

NEXT WEEK: How To See 'Halloween Fireballs' In Night Sky

Posted 10.30.2012 | Science

By: Joe Rao Published: 10/30/2012 12:06 PM EDT on SPACE.com The Taurid meteors, sometimes called the "Halloween fireballs," show up each year betw...

WATCH: Extreme DARPA Robot Battles Obstacle Course

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 01.09.2013 | Science

Here's a scenario: you're trapped under rubble in the middle of a storm, and a large Transformer-esque robot comes shakily charging toward you to help...

Cataclysmic Event May Explain Moon's Mysterious Large Dark Spot

Posted 10.30.2012 | Science

By: Charles Q. Choi Published: 10/30/2012 12:07 PM EDT on SPACE.com The largest dark spot on the moon, known as the Ocean of Storms, may be a scar...

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Drilling Project To Reveal Earth's Inner Mysteries

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 10.29.2012 | Science

Have you ever thought about what's under your feet? I mean, really, really deep down in the center of the Earth? Right now, a Japanese-led team is pla...

WATCH: 'Sand Dunes 'Sing' Creepy Chorus

| Posted 10.28.2012 | Science

By Jane J. Lee When plagued by whipping desert winds, sand dunes signal their displeasure with haunting moans that reverberate across the arid land...

WATCH: 'Zombie' Alien Planet Rises From Dead

Posted 10.27.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 10/26/2012 02:49 PM EDT on SPACE.com An enormous alien planet that some astronomers thought was dead and buried has...

Scientists Explain Source Of Mysterious Pumice 'Raft' At Sea

Posted 10.27.2012 | Science

By: Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor Published: 10/26/2012 07:36 PM EDT on LiveScience Back in August, an enormous floating mass of pumi...

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'There Could Be Other Universes...With Copies Of Us'

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 10.25.2012 | Science

The size of our universe is nearly incomprehensible. It's so vast, the thought of anything greater is a little hard to swallow. But could there be a p...

Cara Santa Maria

WATCH: Are We Characters In A Video Game?

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 10.24.2012 | Science

I recently joined actor Horatio Sanz to discuss some mind-warping science topics on G4's tech culture program 'Attack of the Show.' Among them: German...

Strange New Study Links Muscle Strength, Political Views

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 10.23.2012 | Science

Are political views a matter of muscles? A new paper published online in the journal Psychological Science suggests that muscular strength can be ...

Ocean Divers May Soon Hear What Dinosaurs Did, Scientists Say

Posted 10.22.2012 | Science

By: LiveScience Staff Published: 10/19/2012 02:19 PM EDT on LiveScience Scuba divers in the year 2100 might hear what the dinosaurs did, new rese...

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Scientist's Far-Out Plan To Save Planet

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 10.22.2012 | Science

What will we do if in the future, global climate change makes the world increasingly difficult to inhabit? Unwilling to give up hope, some scientists ...

Court Rules On Claim That LHC Will Destroy Earth

Posted 10.21.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 10/19/2012 03:48 PM EDT on LiveScience A woman concerned that the Large Hadron Collider...

Mysterious Dino Scars Explained By Weird Behavior

| Posted 10.21.2012 | Science

By Matt Kaplan of Nature magazine Raleigh, North Carolina—With domed heads and thick, bony skull protuberances, pachycephalosaurids are well known...

Controversial Fossil Claim Finds New Scientific Support

| Posted 10.20.2012 | Science

By Kate Wong RALEIGH—Twenty years ago, paleontologist Mary Schweitzer made an astonishing discovery. Peering through a microscope at a slice of din...

Maverick Scientist Eyes 'Biological Teleporter' On Mars

Posted 10.20.2012 | Science

By: TechNewsDaily Staff Published: 10/19/2012 01:54 PM EDT on TechNewsDaily Scientific maverick J. Craig Venter says he is confident there is life...

Teen Study Shows Two-Way Link Between Early Sex, Later Love

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 10.19.2012 | Science

When it comes to sex, "late bloomers" may have a better shot at finding happiness in romantic relationships later in life, according to new research c...

New Archaeological Dig Planned For Ancient City

Posted 10.18.2012 | Science

By: Live Science Staff Published: 10/18/2012 10:19 AM EDT on LiveScience Armed with shovels, trowels and new biotechnology tools, archaeologists...

LOOK: New NASA Photos Reveal Dramatic Changes On Jupiter

Posted 10.18.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 10/18/2012 07:50 AM EDT on SPACE.com Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system, has made some dramatic trans...

REVEALED: Brain Quirk That Helps Dolphins Avoid Sharks

Posted 10.18.2012 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 10/17/2012 06:13 PM EDT on LiveScience Dolphins can stay constantly alert for more than two w...

What Lunar Rocks Reveal About Cataclysm That Created Moon

Posted 10.18.2012 | Science

By: Jesse Emspak, SPACE.com Contributor Published: 10/17/2012 01:10 PM EDT on SPACE.com Water on the moon boiled away in massive quantities in a ...