A Champaign legislator believes Illinois can rival what Iowa is offering to lure a fertilizer production facility to Tuscola. The two states could end up in a bidding war over Cronus Chemical’s $1.2 billion facility.
Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider say the particle outlined in July 2012 looks increasingly to be a Higgs boson.
Scientists believe a little girl born with HIV has been cured of the infection.
Researchers say more young American women are being diagnosed with advanced breast cancer.
A run of poor sleep can have a potentially profound effect on the internal workings of the human body, say UK researchers.
Fragments of an ancient continent are buried beneath the floor of the Indian Ocean, a study suggests.
Printing out body parts? Cornell University researchers showed it's possible by creating a replacement ear using a 3-D printer and injections of living cells.
The widely used insect repellent Deet appears to be losing its effectiveness against mosquitoes, scientists say.
A meteor crashing in Russia's Ural mountains has injured at least 950 people, as the shockwave blew out windows and rocked buildings.
A University of Illinois researcher is experimenting with stem cells as a potential treatment for a common form of muscular dystrophy affecting boys.