A research team has recently presented a three-dimensional magnetohydrodynamic simulation of the lunar wake to further our understanding of the Moon-solar wind interaction.
Waterproof fabrics that whisk away sweat work like human skin, forming excess sweat into droplets that drain away by themselves.
A new laser system would use a hundredth of the power used by conventional lasers and could one day be used in many places from consumer goods to quantum computers.
A new government report details 87 shipwrecks that could pollute U.S. waters with oil. Most were sunk during World War II.
The Laboratory Safety Institute has published new safety guidelines with 40 suggestions for safer labs.
Neurons that can multitask greatly enhance the brain’s computational power, study finds.
More than a decade ago, British parents refused to give measles shots to at least a million children because of a vaccine scare that raised the specter of autism. Now, health officials are scrambling to catch up and stop a growing epidemic of the contagious disease.
Croatian researchers are training honeybees to find unexploded mines littering their country and the rest of the Balkans.
New sunscreen labels on store shelves are designed to make the products more effective and easier to use. But, many sunscreens continue to carry SPF ratings that some experts consider misleading and potentially dangerous.
Using a laser, scientists can now carry out detailed analysis of a spirit sample no bigger than a teardrop and can even confirm whether it is toxic or not.
A Russian capsule carrying mice, lizards and other small animals returned to Earth after spending a month in space for what scientists said was the longest experiment of its kind. Fewer than half of the 53 mice and other rodents survived the flight.
For the past eight years, NASA astronomers have been monitoring the Moon for signs of explosions caused by meteoroids hitting the lunar surface. They've just seen the biggest explosion in the history of the program.
Research shows that purified components of ginger may have properties that help asthma patients breathe more easily.
Alterations to the usual glass production process, such as putting the material under stress, can introduce effects that linger even after the material hardens.