It's not quite the leap from an 18th-century atlas to Google Maps, but it's close.
Scientists at Oregon State University have described their discovery of a vivid new blue pigment that doesn't fade.
An earthquake struck off the coast of Florida on Saturday (July 16), a rare event in a relatively tectonically peaceful region
A new robot stingray can swim with help from an unexpected source: muscle cells that were taken from rat hearts, a new study finds
Could genetically-modified mice be used to sniff out everything from landmines and other explosives to diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's?
A bizarre Amazonian butterfly is the ultimate freeloader, researchers say
The two types of brown birds look like birds of a feather. But their genomes tell a different story.
A reporter explores his own interest in getting his DNA analyzed
Bill Nye says that the Internet-savvy children of today have a great platform for building careers in science.
You'll soon see four new names on the periodic table of the elements, including three that honor Moscow, Japan and Tennessee.