LiveScience is a science news website run by Purch, which it purchased from Imaginova in 2009.[2] Stories and editorial commentary are typically syndicated to major news outlets, such as Yahoo!, MSNBC, AOL, and Fox News.

LiveScience was originally launched in 2004, but was subsequently shut down and re-launched in 2007. LiveScience covers scientific breakthroughs, research ventures and odd facts from around the world in an online newsmagazine format.[3]