During high school the parents of teenagers' friends can have as much effect on the teens' substance use as their own parents, according to prevention researchers.
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Proponents of organic foods have the fervor of faith in their belief in the benefits of organics, but if we want to truly understand organic agriculture's impacts on the planet and on our health, science and not faith ought to guide us.
With endless applications, high-speed wireless Internet access, and free messaging services, smart phones have revolutionized the way we communicate.
A scientific ghost town in the heart of southeastern New Mexico oil and gas country will hum with the latest next-generation technology - but no people.
A Russian Sukhoi SuperJet with with 46 people onboard has disappeared from radar.
Michigan needs to invest more in higher education to better compete with states like North Carolina, where a four-year education costs $20,000 less, the head of Domino's Pizza said Monday.
Badgeville just released new tools to made it easier for companies to use online games to influence customer behavior and increase brand loyalty. Here's what games can do for sustainability.
Blood test could show women at risk of Post Natal Depression Researchers at Warwick Medical School have discovered a way of identifying which women are most at risk of postnatal depression (PND) by checking for specific genetic variants.
A University of Iowa researcher will square off against the nonprofit group that manages the school's intellectual property in a high-stakes trial starting Tuesday over whether he was unfairly denied the chance to make millions off potential treatments he