New class of imaging agents enables clinicians to watch the progression of Alzheimer's disease in real time in the brains of living patients.
NASA says the Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) instrument suite aboard Curiosity, which explores molecular and elemental chemistry relevant to life, has made a big discovery.
Nearly 8,000 miles from Osama bin Laden's lair, Navy Seal Team Six trained in a mock-up of the compound at a North Carolina Defense Department facility.
DigitalGlobe and GeoEye, two companies competing to provide customers with satellite imagery, offer views of the Pakistani compound where Osama bin Laden was killed.
High-tech couturier Lauren Bowker has designed a stunning headdress imbued with a chemical compound that changes colour in response to brain activity.
Brazilian police have detained a cat that entered a prison compound with a cell phone, accessories, and a saw strapped to its body.
Hollywood studios argue that any process that allows MegaUpload users to access files they stored should not "compound" the "massive" copyright infringement they say has already occurred.
There's gold in them thar chlorides! Researchers at Michigan State University figure out how to transmute a toxic chemical compound into solid gold.
According to research firm Ovum, the smartphone market will see a compound annual growth rate over the next several years of 25 percent.
App downloads across the mobile landscape are expected to explode at a compound annual growth rate of 56.6 percent.