Google's genius futurist has one theory that he says will rule the future — and it's a little terrifying
Futurist Ray Kurzweil has made headlines with his provocative yet often accurate...Business Insider
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Poachers slaughtering elephants in Mozambique cut their population almost in half from 2009 to last year, but in Uganda, elephant numbers are increasing as a result of anti-poaching measures, according to aerial surveys.Associated Press
The 18th century composer's blond locks hit the auction block Thursday (May 28) at Sotheby's auction house in London, where they're expected to fetch between $14,800 and $17,800 (10,000 - 12,000 pounds). Beethoven's locks are expected to sell for between $3,000 and $4,500 (2,000 - 3,000 pounds).…LiveScience.com
After a two-year effort, entrepreneur Elon Musk and his upstart company SpaceX won approval from the Air Force on Tuesday to launch the military's most critical satellites.San Jose Mercury News
As Vienna's life science companies grow, the very sector the city has worked so hard to build risks falling behind rivals across in the U.S.CNBC
If you own a home and pay for a mortgage, you could reduce your payments by an average of $3K a year. Here's how it works.
Apple is fixing a bug that causes the phone to power off.ABC News Videos
Leon Lederman, 92, was given the honor in 1988 in physics, but he's parting with his gold medalUSA TODAY
Eureka! After about a century of research, Swiss scientists have finally cracked the mystery of the holes in Swiss cheese. Experts from Agroscope, a state centre for agricultural research, said the phenomenon -- which marks famous Swiss cheeses such as Emmental and Appenzell -- was caused by tiny…AFP
Archaeologists may have unearthed one of the world's oldest cold cases — a skull fragment found in a Spanish cave from an ancient murder victim whose head was bashed in. The skull was first unearthed in the Atapuerca Mountains, which are threaded by a series of limestone caves, sinkholes and…LiveScience.com
Echo Labs uses light and a clever algorithm to measure oxygen and CO2 in the blood stream.Forbes
By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) - A group of international researchers is making the case that genetic tests that look for multiple hereditary genes suspected of being linked to breast cancer should not be offered until they are proven to be valid and useful in clinical practice. What the…Reuters
The color-changing panther chameleon has long fascinated scientists, but there's more to the reptile than meets the eye: What was once considered to be one species is actually 11 distinct species of chameleon, a new study finds. The colorful finding is the result of a long road trip around the…LiveScience.com
The U.S. Air Force announced Tuesday that it has certified Space Exploration Technologies' Falcon 9 rocket to be used for national security space missions.TheStreet.com
If you owe less than $625,000 on your home, use Obama's Refi Program. You'll be amazed when you see how much you can save.
News flash: We all lie! Behavorial economist Dan Ariely explains why - and how it's contagious.CNBC
The Periscope live-streaming app is now available on Android phones.ABC News Videos
By Denis Pinchuk MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian law designed to stop civil society groups trying to stir rebellion against President Vladimir Putin's rule is having unforeseen side effects: it threatens to close down a foundation that helps gifted school children study science. Russia's Justice…Reuters
Buzzfeed is launching an open-source research lab for building tools to bring the world better information.Wired
Genetically modified organisms (GMO) have been a stigmatizing point recently, but Ceres, Inc. (NASDAQ: CERE) has been ignoring the drama and acting out of practicality. Companies like Chipotle might argue ...24/7 Wall St.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A retired experimental physicist has put up his 1988 Nobel Prize for auction, and the minimum bid is $325,000.Associated Press
NASA is convinced that Jupiter's moon Europa is worth visiting, and for good reason: its icy surface could be hiding a giant ocean friendly to life. The agency is going to need the right equipment if it's ...Engadget