Making The Science Fiction Of 'Star Trek' A RealityThe futuristic ideas from the original "Star Trek" series have inspired today's technology...
Sex Robots Hot Topic At London Science ConferenceSex robots - discuss. That is precisely what scientists and academics are doing at a British conference also covering all-too-modern issues like digital intimacy and older Facebook users.
Netflix Launching 'Bill Nye Saves The World'Bill Nye is going to be a Netflix guy.
Ground-Breaking UC Word Cloud Map Could Help ‘Broken Brains’Researchers at the University Of California-Berkeley have developed a word cloud map of the cerebral cortex, a breakthrough they hope may someday help victims of stroke or other maladies that impact speech.
Stanford Scientists Make Plastic From Carbon Dioxide And GrassPetroleum-based plastic products plague our landfills, but Stanford University scientists have figured out a way to make plastic from grass and carbon dioxide.
5 Santa Clara Co. Teens Named Intel Science Talent Search FinalistsFive Santa Clara County high school seniors have been selected as finalists in the this year’s Intel Science Talent Search in Washington D.C.
Toxic Algae Poison Causes Devastating Brain Damage, Memory Loss In California's Sea Lion PopulationStranded sea lions are coming ashore in California with symptoms of memory loss one would expect to see in a human Alzheimer's patients.
TEDx Brings Big Ideas to YosemiteTEDxYosemite will take place on November 14th, 2015. Founded on the principle of spreading "Ideas Worth Sharing", TED takes many forms, bringing together thinkers and doers to share innovative ideas from across a variety of disciplines, including technology, entertainment, and design (TED).
'Great Pumpkin' Asteroid Hurtling Past Earth On HalloweenAn asteroid the size of the Empire State Building is preparing to zip past Earth on Halloween giving scientists at NASA something besides candy to gorge on.
How To Watch: Orionid Meteor Shower Peaks Wednesday NightThe annual Orionid Meteor Shower is going to be putting on quite a show Wednesday night and early Thursday morning.
4.1 Billion-Year-Old Fossil Suggests Life On Earth Started Much EarlierScientists have found fossil-like hints that some kind of life existed on Earth 4.1 billion years ago -- when the planet was a mere toddler.
NASA Teases Major 'Mars Mystery Solved' To Be Revealed At Press Conference Set For MondayIn a dramatic posting on its website, NASA officials say they will reveal that an important Mars "mystery" has been solved at a Washington D.C. press conference on Monday.