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Justin Scuiletti is the digital video producer at PBS NewsHour.
How does one improve the amount of food a crop yields? Speed up the way that plant eats.
The Dow Jones industrial average closed at a record high today after a Federal Reserve announcement affirming the continuation of a near zero short-term interest rate for a "considerable time."…
Forget blasting your defrosters and scraping windshields tirelessly in the wintertime -- a new technology may help keep them ice-free.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will no longer seek re-election in October’s mayoral race, a city clerk announced today. Instead, his brother, City Councilor Doug Ford, will take his place.
A deadly ameoba known to fatally infect human brains has been discovered within a water system in Louisiana.
Scientists at the Vienna University of Technology found a way to turn quartz glass into metal -- if only for a split second.
It turns out that spiders love city life, especially rich cities. According to a study published Wednesday by journal PLOS ONE, certain species of spiders thrive when urbanization occurs, as opposed to areas with larger vegetation.
Imagine being stabbed by a hypodermic needle that pumps a painful venom into your body once it penetrates your skin. Now, imagine being stabbed by a countless number of these, all on a microscopic level.
When honeybees and scorpions sting, it is usually an act of defense -- a painful one at that, thanks to the venom injected through the stingers. Scientists, however, may have found a way to co-opt those venoms as a means…
The aftermath of a Monday storm that unleashed nearly five inches of rain on the Detroit area is still being felt Tuesday.
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