The vernal equinox, which occurs at 7:02 a.m. EDT today (March 20), is probably the most important astronomical event of the year.
An address in New York or Silicon Valley isn’t what it once was, especially for small businesses. In fact, small and medium-size businesses are now being lured either to stay or start in a number of cities ranging from Des Moines, Iowa, to Miami.
Having skills suited for a variety of careers helps explain why few women pursue math and science jobs, new research finds.
Novices, take heart! Amateurs placing bets in their March Madness office pool may have just as good a shot at winning as sports fanatics who know all the minutia, new research suggests.
Female lions have been thought of as the breadwinners (or, really, meatwinners) for their species, going out in groups to look for food at night.
Toddlers exposed to methamphetamines in the womb have abnormal responses to stress, but only when they also live in unstable home environments.
Some dwarf galaxies in the early universe travelled so fast that their gas was stripped from them, according to a new computer simulation.
By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) – NASA chief Charles Bolden has advice on how to handle a large asteroid headed toward New York City: Pray. That’s about all the United States – or anyone for that matter – could do at this point about unknown asteroids and meteors that may be on a collision course with Earth, Bolden told lawmakers at a U.S. House of Representatives Science Committee hearing on Tuesday. …