Stories Home

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
by Carol Hughes

From a tiny worm to a giant millipede, this year's top 10 list shows off some of the most interesting new species discovered in 2011.

Life science
Thursday, April 12, 2012
by Diane Boudreau

Computer models can do what the human brain can't--process huge amounts of information to help us understand complex processes like weather.

Friday, February 3, 2012
by Peggy Coulombe

Sun Devil Spirit SquadDo you think cheerleaders are airheads? Think again. Many of the women you see dancing on the sidelines during games also have degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
by Diane Boudreau, photos by Allie Nicodemo

When the temperature soars, we gravitate to green. How do plants keep the environment cool?

Tuesday, November 8, 2011
by Evan Lewis

Ugly bugThis year's Ugly Bug contestants suck blood, hatch parasitic larvae, and even eat dung.

Life science