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Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh connected electrodes in her brain to a robotic arm to make hand shapes and grasps possible.
Carnegie Mellon University researchers say they have found a way to diagnose autism through brain imaging and machine learning techniques.
Why Sidney Crosby, who had a recent vaccination, contracted the almost-eradicated disease? Doctors say it’s hard to explain.
A research paper suggests that an extensive lava flow was a factor in addition to the popular theory of a meteorite crash in the same era.
Prices will range from $460 to send a keepsake in a box 1/2-inch-wide-by-1/8-inch-high up to $25,800 for a box 1-inch-wide-by-2-inches-high.
The water that fills Earth’s oceans almost certainly did not come from melted comets, scientists reported Wednesday.
The team of researchers used tumor tissue samples collected at UPMC hospitals over the last two decades.
NASA’s Orion capsule splashed down in the Pacific Ocean after going farther than any spacecraft built for humans in more than 40 years.
The Orion hit a high point of 3,600 miles, the farthest for a human-built spacecraft in four decades.
The agency considers circumcision a personal decision that may involve religious or cultural preferences.
Researchers say the test is six times faster than other test on the market when it comes to rapidly diagnosing the Ebola virus.
A $20,000 grant from the Garble and Benedum foundations has helped the school fund a wind turbine, sustainable garden and outdoor classroom.
CMU debuts its newest rover for the $20 million Google Lunar XPrize race to the moon.
Stephen J. Tonsor also will lead the Center for Biodiversity and Ecosystems.
Indiana University of Pennsylvania paleontologist Shundong Bi says six fossil skeletons change what we know of Earth’s first mammals.
Much of Pittsburgh’s geology is made up of sedimentary rocks, and its parks are a great place to go fossil hunting, especially in the fall.
Two in five teens surveyed had experienced cyberdating abuse in the context of a dating relationship in the past three months.
You may have noticed that there are fewer bright stars and distinctive constellations in the autumn sky.