A new study has found that YouTube is emerging as a major platform for news, one to which viewers increasingly turn for eyewitness videos…
Scientists studying earthquake faults in the mountains west of Lake Tahoe say new high-resolution imaging technology has uncovered more substantial seismic hazards than previously believed.
Globally, there are 1 Billion people without safe water, and over 2 Billion without proper sanitation.
A community of people is measuring and collecting every detail of their lives using new technology, and sharing their findings in the hopes of improving their health and the quality of their life.
Obesity during pregnancy might increase chances for having a child with autism, according to new study out of University of California, Davis.
Supporters say the project would ease traffic congestion and pollution in the area. Critics say BART should focus on maintaining and improving its existing lines.
For the very first time, Stanford researchers have begun to understand specifically how humor activates different areas in a child’s brain.
For the first time, researchers have demonstrated the effect of alcohol on the human brain – a discovery that may lead to better treatments for alcohol addiction.
Smoking a joint once a week or a bit more apparently doesn’t harm the lungs, suggests a 20-year study that bolsters evidence that marijuana doesn’t do the kind of damage tobacco does.
A new government study show Silicon Valley coming out on top when it comes to job growth, and economists are predicting that the hiring could spread across the Bay Area and the state.