The American Beverage Association, which represents Coca-Cola Co., PepsiCo Inc., and Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc., has announced that its members will begin distributing new vending machines that will display the calorie count for each sod or beverage drink before you make your purchase. In an effort to stop more...
Because we don't have enough cockroaches, a new swamp inspect has made its way to the United States from south-central Europe. The new bug, the Elm Tree Seed Bug, tends to enter houses when it is hot, then as winter approaches, tends to stay around, enjoying the protection you've...
Chilean officials report that more than 2,300 birds have been found dead so far along its coastline. Officials say the bird was found with broken wings and bruising and say they believe this is a result of the birds becoming entangled with fishing nets. The Pacific Ocean off the coast...
  Washington, D.C. - In a ruling that is sure to continue debates across the country, the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld Obama's health care law, with Chief Justice John Roberts providing the surprise swing vote in a 5-4 decision. The courts four liberal justices were joined by Roberts in upholding...
Researchers at UCF have discovered a new planet using the Spitzer Space Telescope according to UCF Today. In a paper to be published tomorrow in The Astrophysical Journal, lead author and researcher Kevin Stevenson, a recent Ph.D. graduate from UCF, said the new planet is a mere 33-light-years away. The exoplanet...
The International Union for Conservation of Nature has put together a list of the top 100 most endangers species on Earth and the top 5 species that are not useful to humans in an age of economics rules all.  The IUCN argues just because a species does not benefit...
The planet Venus will make a rare pass between the Earth and the Sun and will be visible worldwide on June 5, 2012. The event happens only twice every 120 years and this is the second passing, the last once was in 2004. It will also be the first...