Meantime: Page 237
Friday July 3, 2009 6:01PM ET
If people are instructed to focus exclusively on positive thoughts, they may find negative thoughts to be especially discouraging. The result: "I'm beautiful" turns into "I'm ugly".
Friday June 26, 2009 6:01PM ET
Two hundred and fifty million years ago the Earth was one supercontinent named Pangaea. Let's jump 250 million years in the future: it will be one piece of land again, just with a different name - Pangaea Ultima.
Friday June 19, 2009 6:01PM ET
Here it is: the second instalment of studies insult common sense. It seems that researchers can get the money for anything they want and sometimes the results are unbelievable.
Friday June 12, 2009 6:01PM ET
Countless hours are lost in traffic jams every year but those jams have no cause - no accident, no stalled vehicle, no lanes closed...
Friday June 5, 2009 6:01PM ET
Astrometry, a long-proposed tool for hunting planets, finnaly caught a Jupiter-like planet orbiting one of the smallest stars.
Friday May 29, 2009 4:21PM ET
Packing more digital music onto silicon chips in MP3 player is like squeezing more strawberries into the same size supermarket carton.
Friday May 22, 2009 7:01PM ET
NASA's return to the moon will get a boost in June with the launch of the upcoming missions of the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LRO, and the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS.
Friday May 15, 2009 6:01PM ET
Monkeys playing a game have revealed that their brains register missed opportunities and learn from their mistakes.
Friday May 8, 2009 6:01PM ET
Can travelling at warp speed ever become a reality? It seems that two professors have good arguments in favour of 'yes'.
Friday May 1, 2009 6:01PM ET
Digital Karnak traces the site's evolution over two millennia, encompassing 63 distinct features of this major religious center.
Friday April 24, 2009 6:01PM ET
I applaud to new technologies and discoveries, but how can you manage not to see 2000 kilometres of the Great Wall of China?
Friday April 17, 2009 6:01PM ET
Is gambling good or bad? Well, you can't gamble your way to economic health.