The International Olympic Committee has set up a disciplinary commission to investigate Ryan Lochte and the three other US swimmers involved in an altercation at a gas station in Rio de Janeiro last Sunday.
Cybersecurity student researches spent the summer researching how to keep cars safe from cyberattacks during an intensive eight-week cybersecurity summer research program.
The annual Perseid meteor shower is back this year, and it's as spectacular as ever.
Firefighters in California gain ground in tackling the massive Blue Cut wildfire, containing around 40% and allowing many evacuees to return home.
A study of Australian zebra finches makes the surprising discovery that singing to eggs can alter hatchling development.
An 'unlimited' smartphone data deal that charges extra for premium services may be in breach of US net neutrality rules, campaigners say.
Disability campaigner and actor Lord Rix, who starred on stage and TV, has died aged 92, his family says.
In a recent study, researchers looked at envy in the workplace. The research found a strong link between an employee's feelings of envy after they perceive a supervisor has treated them worse relative to their co-workers and the length of time by which they process this information.
Social media is redefining how people grieve, bringing conversations about death back into the public realm, sociologists found. And Twitter in particular, they say, is broadening the discourse around who may engage when someone dies.
A fundamental question in neuroscience is how neuronal circuits give rise to brain function, as disruptions in these connections can lead to brain disorders. Translating the rules governing the functional organization of neural circuits requires knowledge of the synaptic connections among identif...
While studying the rapid growth of the therapeutic boarding school industry, an expert observed that troubled young men in at least one program most often displayed a type of 'hybrid masculinity.'
NHS England is inviting applications for funding to improve care for women with serious mental illness during pregnancy or soon after birth.
A leading provider of abortions in England has suspended terminations under general anaesthetic, and those to under 18s, following inspections by healthcare inspectors.
Mo Farah wins his fourth Olympic gold medal as he becomes the second man in history to retain the 5,000m and 10,000m titles.
Usain Bolt completes another Olympic sprint double as Jade Jones takes Team GB's gold-medal tally to 22 with taekwondo success.