Certain patterns, such as the fractal, are repeated over and over in nature -- with some spectacular contrasts on wildly different scales.
The next time your mind wanders, you might be able to regain your focus if you turn your gaze on a specific type of image, says research out of the University of Melbourne.
A prestigious scientific journal, faced with pressure from paper-sharing sites on the Internet, has made it possible for subscribers to grant others access.
The Colorado looks at home, whether in a field or outside your local big-box home improvement store.
Step aside, spider silk: the strongest material in the world can be found inside the mouths of rock-dwelling marine gastropods.
We're privileged to see behind the scenes of London's Natural History Museum to find out why it's creating digital copies of dinosaur skeletons -- and 80 million other precious items.
After years of research, a team of scientists has synthesised spider silk in a laboratory setting.
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The online retail giant is getting ready to add milk, cereal and baby food to its Elements brand, according to The Wall Street Journal.
PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel says it makes sense for eBay to split from the online payments service. Now, PayPal will need to focus on making its product more competitive in a mobile world.