Science Scope brings you the amazing discoveries, emerging research trends and innovative techniques to help solve business and technology problems now and in the future.
Curiosity has been preparing for its two-year-long mission, and most everything, such as its first drive and first rock zappings, are going well.
1 | August 29, 2012 3:00am |
New research suggests that sleep learning might be possible, at least for scents and sounds.
August 28, 2012 3:00am |
Just as animals fed a steady stream of antibiotics gain weight, two studies show a connection between exposure to antibiotics and an increase in body mass.
24 | August 27, 2012 3:00am |
Scientists have discovered how furry creatures shake off water, which has practical uses, plus gives us this adorable video.
1 | August 24, 2012 3:03am |
One scientist is using pigs to try and understand why and how humans might burst into flames.
21 | August 24, 2012 3:00am |
New research shows that playing scales as a child has benefits that persist decades later.
3 | August 23, 2012 3:00am |
No longer for simply hiding your face, the new generation of military makeup will protect it too.
3 | August 22, 2012 6:00am |
Advances in robot technology are leading factories and distributors to use one robot to replace five workers or more.
18 | August 22, 2012 3:00am |
Meet the machine that helps both detectives and doctors: the desorption electrospray ionization mass spectrometer.
August 22, 2012 3:00am |
If we want to build buildings as tall as we possibly can, we'll need a way to get people up and down them. But the space elevator is still a long ways away.
1 | August 22, 2012 3:00am |
Scientists created an ocean health index to judge how oceans are faring in providing us with food, jobs and carbon storage. The U.S. scored just above average, at 63.
4 | August 21, 2012 3:01am |
Science education in the United States is suffering. What would it take to bring it back to life?
August 21, 2012 3:00am |
A biorefinery has partnered with Starbucks to turn grounds and stale baked goods into product.
August 20, 2012 9:00am |
Scientists coded an entire book into DNA, giving a glimpse of a future in which a thumb-sized device could store as much information as the entire internet.
1 | August 20, 2012 3:01am |
Airbus turns to science to design the cabin of the future.
17 | August 20, 2012 3:00am |
The quest for a "male pill" has trudged on for years with little success, but a recent breakthrough might give men a new form of protection.
4 | August 17, 2012 3:00am |
A hilarious parody of LMFAO's hit, called "We're NASA and We Know It," celebrates the all-around awesomeness of NASA and the Curiosity landing on Mars.
August 16, 2012 7:42am |
As antibiotics have begun to create resistant bacteria, scientists have begun looking for alternatives. One type of virus, bacteriophages, look promising.
2 | August 16, 2012 3:08am |
Scientists discover an entirely new drainage system for the brain.
August 15, 2012 12:09pm |
A new discovery sheds light on how general relativity works in extreme settings -- and makes us think stars being sucked into black holes actually "scream" as they go.
5 | August 15, 2012 2:30am |