Could You Survive 'Home Alone' Booby Traps?It's one of the fun films for the holidays, but how realistic would the bumps and bruises be from the Home Alone booby traps?
Nobel Physics Prize Awarded To 3 For Topology WorkDavid Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz, all professors at universities in the U.S., were awarded this year's Nobel Prize in physics for revealing the secrets of exotic matter such as superconductors.
Texas Bioengineer Among Those Receiving MacArthur Foundation 'Genius' GrantsRebecca Richards-Kortum, a Texas bioengineer and Claudia Rankine, one of poetry's brightest stars, are among this year's 23 MacArthur fellows and recipients of the so-called "genius" grants.
Scientists Looking For Invisible Dark Matter Can't Find AnyScientists have come up empty-handed in their latest effort to find elusive dark matter, the plentiful stuff that helps galaxies like ours form.
Viral Video: What Is The Universe?What is the universe? This video tackles this complex question using the principles of physics.