Bee foraging chronically impaired by pesticide exposure, study finds
A study co-authored by a University of Guelph scientist that involved fitting bumblebees with tiny radio frequency tags shows long-term exposure to a neonicotinoid pesticide hampers bees'' ability to forage for pollen.
WATCH LIVE @ 3 pm EDT Wednesday: Experts Discuss Exoplanet Hunt
Three astrophysicists will discuss the latest exciting discoveries in the field of exoplanet science Wednesday (July 9), and you can follow along live here at Space.com - and ask questions if you so desire.
Extinct Creepy-Crawly Walks Again | Animation
Researchers have studied X-ray images of a 410-million-year-old arachnid (8 legged invertebrate) to recreate how they moved.
Sugar protects cells from bacterial invasion
No admission for bacteria: Scientists have succeeded in preventing Pseudomonas bacteria from entering host cells with the help of a sugar complex that binds the bacterial protein LecA. This protein enables the bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa to invade human lung cells. Among other things, the hospi...
Neoguri super-typhoon in Japan is El Ni?o harbinger
Wrinkled early Pacific typhoon has led to half a million people in Japan being advised to leave their homes – and is probably sparked by a developing El Ni?
Uber, Lyft, Airbnb-How Did We Live Without Them?
Seemed like this weekend everybody was Uber'ing, Lyft'ing, or Airbnb'ing (and it wasn't just about the $30 coupons floating around).
Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
China opened the world''s longest bridge over water on Thursday. The Jiaozhou Bay bridge is 26.4 miles long, according to Guinness World Records. It links China''s eastern port city of Qingdao to Huangdao island. State-run CCTV said the 110-foot-wide bridge cost more than 10 billion yuan ($1.5 billi...
Report: Email volume rises 13% in Q3
New York-Overall email volume increased by 12.7% in the third quarter compared with the year-earlier period, and unique open rates rose 6.0%, according to a new report by Experian Marketing Services.