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New Report Says Federal Lands in Colorado are Being Developed for Rock Bottom Prices

Oil and gas companies have avoided paying more than $1.3 billion to taxpayers over the last decade for the right to drill on federal lands in Colorado, according to budget watchdog group Taxpayers for Common Sense. Below-market royalty rates, outdated...

Immune cells don't always ward off carbon nano invaders

The researchers from the School of Public Health and College of Engineering say their findings of a more passive entry of the materials into cells is the first research to show that the normal process of endocytosis-phagocytosis isn't always activated...

Memory Reformat Planned for Opportunity Mars Rover

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NASA's Mars rover Opportunity captured this view southward just after completing a 338-foot (103-meter) southward drive,...

Satellites Help Explain Zebra Migration

Every year, zebras in Botswana begin a 580-kilometer migration looking for food. Even though it’s an annual event, researchers only had a general idea when it would start and they didn’t know which route the animals would take or why. That is, until...

Hunting Massive Stars with Herschel

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W3 is an enormous stellar nursery about 6,200 light-years away in the Perseus Arm, one of the Milky Way galaxy's main...

How Dog-Savvy Is Your Child?

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US Passengers Continue to Pack Guns & Grenades

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International Olympic Committee sanctions two athletes for failing anti-doping tests

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that it had excluded Russian athlete Victoria Baranova (cycling-track, women's sprint) and provisionally suspended Colombian athlete Diego Palomeque Echavarria (athletics, men's 400m) from the...

Ohio Army Guard engineers wire buildings at Camp Ravenna

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Army Pfc. Sarah Pastorius, left, of the 1194th Engineer Company works with Spc. Patrick McCorkle, of the...

New Hampshire Air National Guard medics travel to El Salvador, take part in urban search and rescue exchange

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Tech. Sgt. Shawn Theberge, a medical technician with the 157th Medical Group, plays the role of a victim during a training...