Male Sellers on eBay Have an Edge Over Women, Study Finds
A study in the journal Science said that when vendors with equal selling reputations sold the same products, women received lower prices than men....
Pet City: An Artificial Hip Puts the Jump Into a Dog’s Step
A golden retriever named Ben underwent hip replacement surgery. The hip may only last 15 years, but for Ben, nine months old, that’s a lifetime....
Pluto's moon could have been home to subsurface ocean
Pluto’s largest moon Charon may have once had a subsurface ocean that long ago froze and expanded.
Space station astronauts give huge trash can the boot
The International Space Station just got a whole lot tidier.
NASA wants to unlock the universe's secrets with telescope more powerful than Hubble
NASA has unveiled plans for a powerful new telescope with a view more than 100 times wider than Hubble.
Medieval shipwreck hauled from the deep
A nearly intact medieval shipwreck has been hauled from the frigid waters of a Dutch river
Storm Water, Long a Nuisance, May Be a Parched California’s Salvation
For nearly a century, since deadly floods in 1938, engineers have sought ways to flush water out of Los Angeles. Now, officials want to capture it....
Study Investigates Proliferation of Plastic in Waterways Around New York
At any given time, an estimated 165 million plastic particles are floating in the estuaries that stretch from the Tappan Zee Bridge to Sandy Hook...
Trilobites: Measuring the Planet’s Health in Vibrant Shades of Green
By seeing which ecosystems are experiencing the most change at the plant level, scientists hope they will be able to make better predictions....
Global Health: Zika May Increase Risk of Mental Illness, Researchers Say
Even if infants appear normal at birth, they could later have problems like autism, bipolar disorder or schizophrenia, experts fear, based on...
Google this: Israeli scientists eye $20M moon race prize
Israeli scientists are confident that their SpaceIL spacecraft will clinch the $20 million Google Lunar XPRIZE to land an unmanned probe on the...
Archaeologists uncover 7,000-year-old settlement in Jerusalem
Israeli archaeologists have unearthed a 7,000-year-old settlement in northern Jerusalem, attesting to the establishment of a community that dates...