The reason why earthquakes come in clusters was revealed by Northwestern University researchers. They said the localized seismic events have links with the memory of the latest quake maintained by the fault, giving the scope for more quakes.
Earth/Environment December 15, 2016
A recent study conducted by Northwestern University researchers suggests that men who become fathers experience weight gain and an increase in their BMI rating.
July 23, 2015
Scientists at Northwestern University have developed a way to identify potential learning disabilities in children. The method measures the ability of children to decipher sounds amid background noises.
Life July 15, 2015
Majority of teens rely on online information to answer their health concerns, according to a new study. While most still go to their parents for advice, they have also turned to a different medical source: Dr. Google.
Life June 3, 2015
Water may be trapped 400 miles under the ground, in a reservoir nearly the size of the continental United States. That is HUGE. However, this water, deep below, is not in the form of liquid, ice or steam.
Animals June 16, 2014
Solar cells made of tin could revolutionize the renewable energy industry. This is the story of how they work.
Energy May 7, 2014
Solar cells are not a thing of the past. A recent study discovered an environment-friendly version of the solar cell. Find out why it is dubbed as "the next big thing."
Energy May 6, 2014
The Amazon black ghost knifefish has inspired scientists to build underwater robots with similar capabilities. This new robot uses a new type of locomotive strategy never before seen.
FUTURE TECH February 19, 2014
For adults over 60, sitting down may not be the innocent rest one might think. Sitting down frequently and for extended periods of time, sometimes called sitting disease, may cause disability as a direct result of sedentary habits.
Life February 19, 2014