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Young scientists impress Obama at White House
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Americans love an underdog
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King Richard III gets funeral, 530 years after death
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Serbian women want to save magic carpets
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Does lightning ever strike twice?
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Give me an N. Give me a Y. (for a the highest bid)
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Case of missing paintings unsolved after 25 years
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NCAA gets high-def replay system for March Madness
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What is the origin of applause?
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Discovering weird new species in the open ocean
It's a first: women race against men in bobsleds
Elana Meyers Taylor of the United States and Kaillie Humphries of Canada have become the first women to race in a four-person bobsled event in the World Cup. The race was held in Calgary, Canada....
Elana Meyers Taylor of the United States and Kaillie Humphries of Canada have become the first women to race in a four-person bobsled event in the World Cup. The race was held in Calgary, Canada....
Elana Meyers Taylor of the United States and Kaillie Humphries of Canada have become the first women to race in a fou...
- Posted on January 6, 2015
What could have been saved in stone 200 years ago?
Crews have removed a time capsule dating back to 1795. It came from the cornerstone of the Massachusetts Statehouse in Boston. Historians believe it was originally placed by Revolutionary War lumin...
Crews have removed a time capsule dating back to 1795. It came from the cornerstone of the Massachusetts Statehouse in Boston. Historians believe it was originally placed by Revolutionary War lumin...
Crews have removed a time capsule dating back to 1795. It came from the cornerstone of the Massachusetts Statehouse i...
- Posted on January 6, 2015
Students push lawmakers to protect turtles
The slow and steady efforts of students at a New Jersey environmental science school to protect turtles are about to pay off. They've gotten state legislators to introduce a bill. If passed,...
The slow and steady efforts of students at a New Jersey environmental science school to protect turtles are about to pay off. They've gotten state legislators to introduce a bill. If passed,...
The slow and steady efforts of students at a New Jersey environmental science school to protect turtles are about to ...
- Posted on January 5, 2015
Technology's great, but it could eliminate snow days
One of the best parts of winter could be melting away. Snow days in Indiana are becoming more rare. The state's Department of Education will allow many schools to hold online learning days. ...
One of the best parts of winter could be melting away. Snow days in Indiana are becoming more rare. The state's Department of Education will allow many schools to hold online learning days. ...
One of the best parts of winter could be melting away. Snow days in Indiana are becoming more rare. The state'...
- Posted on January 5, 2015
An ugly Christmas tree gets some love
A city's official Christmas tree has brought plenty of grief. Good grief. The 50-foot spruce has drawn comparisons to the scraggly sapling in "A Charlie Brown Christmas." It has giant bare ...
A city's official Christmas tree has brought plenty of grief. Good grief. The 50-foot spruce has drawn comparisons to the scraggly sapling in "A Charlie Brown Christmas." It has giant bare ...
A city's official Christmas tree has brought plenty of grief. Good grief. The 50-foot spruce has drawn compar...
- Posted on December 23, 2014
Meet the new Thor and Captain America
For decades, comic books have been printed in color. But now they truly reflect American society. The new Captain America is black. A Superman who is suspiciously similar to President Barack...
For decades, comic books have been printed in color. But now they truly reflect American society. The new Captain America is black. A Superman who is suspiciously similar to President Barack...
For decades, comic books have been printed in color. But now they truly reflect American society. The new Capt...
- Posted on December 22, 2014
Rat rods rock as rusty rides
Peter Duvaloois' rat rods are way cooler than your car. The fast machines are pieced together from vintage parts and scrapyard finds. They also are rustier and turn more heads on the highway...
Peter Duvaloois' rat rods are way cooler than your car. The fast machines are pieced together from vintage parts and scrapyard finds. They also are rustier and turn more heads on the highway...
Peter Duvaloois' rat rods are way cooler than your car. The fast machines are pieced together from vintage par...
- Posted on December 22, 2014
“We’re monster trucking the world”
American entertainment has been rolling all over the world for decades. Now, another American phenomenon is rumbling and its popularity has crossed into other countries. It's monster trucks. ...
American entertainment has been rolling all over the world for decades. Now, another American phenomenon is rumbling and its popularity has crossed into other countries. It's monster trucks. ...
American entertainment has been rolling all over the world for decades. Now, another American phenomenon is rumbling ...
- Posted on December 19, 2014
Kobe passes Michael on list of top scoring hoopsters
Kobe Bryant has reached a milestone. The Los Angeles Lakers basketball star passed Michael Jordan for third on the NBA's career scoring list Sunday night. It happened in a 100-94 Laker victo...
Kobe Bryant has reached a milestone. The Los Angeles Lakers basketball star passed Michael Jordan for third on the NBA's career scoring list Sunday night. It happened in a 100-94 Laker victo...
Kobe Bryant has reached a milestone. The Los Angeles Lakers basketball star passed Michael Jordan for third on...
- Posted on December 19, 2014
Scientists attempt to re-create how life began
How did life on Earth begin? Scientists in a lab used a powerful laser to re-create what might have been the original spark of life. The researchers zapped clay and a chemical soup wi...
How did life on Earth begin? Scientists in a lab used a powerful laser to re-create what might have been the original spark of life. The researchers zapped clay and a chemical soup wi...
How did life on Earth begin? Scientists in a lab used a powerful laser to re-create what might have been the o...
- Posted on December 18, 2014
What were top sellers on iTunes in 2014?
The soundtrack for "Frozen" and Pharrell's viral "Happy" are the year's top-selling album and song on iTunes. Apple announced that Taylor Swift's "1989," is second to "Frozen." Rounding out...
The soundtrack for "Frozen" and Pharrell's viral "Happy" are the year's top-selling album and song on iTunes. Apple announced that Taylor Swift's "1989," is second to "Frozen." Rounding out...
The soundtrack for "Frozen" and Pharrell's viral "Happy" are the year's top-selling album and song on iTunes. ...
- Posted on December 18, 2014
Can color be a hidden persuader?
How important is color in the business world? Google is one of the major U.S. corporations that is trying to find out. The company has already found "a clear link between color and satisfac...
How important is color in the business world? Google is one of the major U.S. corporations that is trying to find out. The company has already found "a clear link between color and satisfac...
How important is color in the business world? Google is one of the major U.S. corporations that is trying to f...
- Posted on December 17, 2014
Humpbacks are invading New York City!
Maybe they want to sing on Broadway. Humpback whales have been approaching New York City in greater numbers. They are gigantic, endangered mammals. They are known for their haunting underwat...
Maybe they want to sing on Broadway. Humpback whales have been approaching New York City in greater numbers. They are gigantic, endangered mammals. They are known for their haunting underwat...
Maybe they want to sing on Broadway. Humpback whales have been approaching New York City in greater numbers. T...
- Posted on December 17, 2014
How can an entire country run out of butter?
When Japanese pose for pictures, instead of saying "Cheese!" some say "Butter!" These days, butter is more likely cause for frowning. It is being rationed. Grocery stores are limiting each ...
When Japanese pose for pictures, instead of saying "Cheese!" some say "Butter!" These days, butter is more likely cause for frowning. It is being rationed. Grocery stores are limiting each ...
When Japanese pose for pictures, instead of saying "Cheese!" some say "Butter!" These days, butter is more likely ca...
- Posted on December 16, 2014
Students stand up, rally against cyberbullying
Students at a Vermont high school are winning praise. They are fighting back against online bullying. A counterattack was organized. They asked the creators of the After School app to take t...
Students at a Vermont high school are winning praise. They are fighting back against online bullying. A counterattack was organized. They asked the creators of the After School app to take t...
Students at a Vermont high school are winning praise. They are fighting back against online bullying. A counterattack...
- Posted on December 16, 2014