A group of researchers and emergency management experts hiked into the area to assess the risk Thursday morning.
Researchers experimenting with chimeric embryos say they could develop into adult pigs, sheep or cows with human organs that one day might be suitable for transplantation in people.
Even the smartest robot does a miserable job picking up objects it hasn’t been programmed to recognize. One way robots may get better at it is to learn by experience, a researcher says.
A new poll shows that people want politicians to compromise…but only those of the other party.
UAF officials roll out gangplank for public to view new research vessel devoted to polar oceanography.
Nearly three-quarters of Americans believe religious influence on life in the U.S. is waning and nearly half think that churches and other houses of worship should play a greater role in the national discourse on social and political matters, according to a new Pew study.
Young Americans are more likely to have read a book in the past year than their older counterparts, a new study finds.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry, considered a possible GOP presidential candidate in 2016, was indicted on felony abuse-of-power charges late Friday in connection with his veto of funding for state public corruption prosecutors.
Months after a girl took the company to task for its female toy figures, Lego has released the Research Institute, a play set created by a “real-life geophysicist, Ellen Kooijman,” the company says.
For one week back in 2012, Facebook scientists altered what appeared on the News Feed of more than 600,000 users. One group got mostly positive items; the other got mostly negative items.