Innovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.
White lab coat. Thick goggles. Maybe geeky. Probably male. The stereotype of a scientist is fairly well set, but a young Arlingtonian is trying to shake that up.
WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – A United Nations panel is taking the first serious steps towards getting the world ready for an asteroid impact, reports Space.com. The U.N. Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space […]
In what may be the birth of cheap, easy-to-make robots, researchers have created complex machines that transform themselves from little more than a sheet of paper and plastic into walking automatons.
Scientists will develop wireless implants that can help people with traumatic brain injuries recover memory function.
President Barack Obama is drawing attention to girls’ science and engineering accomplishments as he announces efforts to diversify the nation’s technological workforce.
‘Science Ignorance Is Pervasive In Our Society’: Poll Finds Majority Of Americans Question Big Bang Theory
Scientists are disturbed from a new poll that reveals that a majority of Americans question the Big Bang theory.
A well regarded Harvard professor emeritus has a modest suggestion for the NFL: start funding marijuana research as a way to treat concussions.
WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – Doctors say a recent medical case could help uncover new treatments to fight brain tumors. A 4-month-old Maryland child was at the heart of the case, reports LiveScience.com. Doctors became concerned […]
Survey participants who showed anti-gay views died an average of 2.5 years earlier than those who didn’t.