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Dark Matter Detector Gives First Results

Dark Matter Detector Gives First Results

10.30.2013
LEAD, S.D. -- LEAD, S.D. (AP) — Nearly a mile underground in an abandoned gold mine, one of the most important quests in physics has...
WATCH: Tiny Vampire Sticks It To Victim's Skin

WATCH: Tiny Vampire Sticks It To Victim's Skin

Tia Ghose  10.30.2013
A tick sucking blood from a victim has been caught in action on video, in all its gory glory. The new tick-sucking video, described today...
Secrets Of Giant Fish Revealed In Freaky Dissections

Secrets Of Giant Fish Revealed In Freaky Dissections

Megan Gannon  10.30.2013
Researchers have dissected the two deep-sea oarfish that washed ashore in southern California this month. So far, they found that one was...
LOOK: Ghostly 'Boomerang' Is Universe's Coldest Place, Astronomers Say

LOOK: Ghostly 'Boomerang' Is Universe's Coldest Place, Astronomers Say

Elizabeth Howell  10.30.2013
A ghostly nebula shining about 5,000 light-years from Earth is also the coldest known object in the universe. The dead star creating...
Have Scientists Found Source Of Mysterious Hum?

Have Scientists Found Source Of Mysterious Hum?

Meredith Bennett-Smith  10.29.2013
It's been blamed on everything from high-pressure gas lines to low-frequency earth tremors to submarine communications, but so far researchers...
Science Has Finally Figured Out Why Kettles Whistle

Science Has Finally Figured Out Why Kettles Whistle

Ryan Grenoble  10.27.2013
Forget what the fox says. Until recently, the bigger mystery was why the kettle whistles. The high-pitched note emitted by hot kettles...
SOLVED: Mystery Of Weird Radar 'Blob'

SOLVED: Mystery Of Weird Radar 'Blob'

Jeanna Bryner  10.25.2013
On June 4, meteorologists in Huntsville, Ala., noticed a "blob" on their radar screen that looked like a strong thunderstorm, despite the...
WATCH: Scorpion, Mouse Fight To The Death

WATCH: Scorpion, Mouse Fight To The Death

Lizzie Wade  10.25.2013
Who would win in a fight: a bark scorpion or a grasshopper mouse? It seems like an easy call. The bark scorpion (Centruroides sculpturatus)...
Charlatan Sentenced For Ghastly Botched Butt Injections

Charlatan Sentenced For Ghastly Botched Butt Injections

David Moye  10.24.2013
An unlicensed doctor who specialized in cut-rate butt injections by allegedly using Fix-A-Flat and cement to shape derrieres will spend...
Amazing News For Simon & Garfunkel Fans

Amazing News For Simon & Garfunkel Fans

10.24.2013
Next time you have a nagging pain in the neck, try listening to Simon & Garfunkel. A new survey by the British-based Lloyds Pharmacy chain...
The Scariest World Record Ever

The Scariest World Record Ever

David Moye  10.23.2013
The only thing that might be better than holding a bag stuffed with Halloween candy is holding a Guinness World Record. In honor of Oct....
Scientists Discover How Trees Get The Midas Touch

Scientists Discover How Trees Get The Midas Touch

Sid Perkins  10.23.2013
Money may not grow on trees, but gold does—or at least it accumulates inside of them. Scientists have found that trees growing over deeply...
Beached 'Sea Serpents' Put Spotlight On Rare, Snakelike Fish

Beached 'Sea Serpents' Put Spotlight On Rare, Snakelike Fish

10.22.2013
LOS ANGELES -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — The silvery carcasses of two giant oarfish were discovered along the Southern California coast last...
Science Proves The 'Law Of Urination'

Science Proves The 'Law Of Urination'

10.18.2013
Ever imagined a peeing contest between animals of various shapes and sizes? Probably not, but scientists studying the matter say that...