A new video from the American Chemical Society examines the science behind getting high and how some labs are working to prevent "killer" buzzes.
Isotope analysis of the bones of the last Plantagenet king has revealed fascinating details about how he lived his life.
A star chemistry student offers a periodic table joke beyond any other. Some don't get it -- at first.
A Stanford researcher reinvents the chemistry set completely in the form of an inexpensive gizmo modeled after a hand-crank music box.
The BenchMark Legacy Chemicals kit on Kickstarter lets kids unleash the awesome power of chemistry without watering down the experience.
With sea life is in danger due to rising ocean acidification, the Wendy Schmidt Ocean XPrize kicks off with $2 million in prize money on the line for the best methods for measuring ocean pH levels.
Are you a scientist? Do you like chocolate? Are you an EU national? If you answered yes to those three questions, consider a delicious job opening at Cambridge.
In the search for powerful anticancer and antifungal drugs, scientists look somewhere new -- fungus-farming ants.
Heat-seeking technology developed for the military's Javelin missile program might soon be used to save rather than destroy.
Curiosity has found and photographed its first chunk of iron meteorite on the surface of Mars.