Oct 05, 2015 11:29 PM EDT
Scientists took a closer look at the obscure impacts volcanic eruptions can have on humans.
Oct 05, 2015 10:39 PM EDT
Invasive species pose a serious threat to ecosystems all over the world.
Oct 05, 2015 09:13 PM EDT
Scientists have released the most detailed life history of a dinosaur to date.
Oct 05, 2015 08:19 PM EDT
A new scientific breakthrough could mean long sought-after quantum computing is on the horizon.
Chernobyl Disaster Site Isn't Abandoned After All: Populations Of Wild Animals Are On The Rise In The Region
Oct 05, 2015 07:39 PM EDT
Scientists found populations of elk, roe deer, red deer, wild boar, and wolves are thriving in the radioactive disaster zone.
New Way To Weigh Stars By Thinking About Them As 'Bowls Of Soup' Could Further Our Understanding Of The Universe
Oct 05, 2015 05:02 PM EDT
The new method allows scientists to estimate the mass of pulsars even if they are alone in space and do not have other nearby objects to use for reference.
Oct 05, 2015 12:46 PM EDT
Scientists effectively demonstrated the transmission of torque in the presence of thermal fluctuation, which could lead to the development of a microscopic "clutch."
Oct 05, 2015 12:02 PM EDT
Scientists discovered an ancient mammal that somehow survived the impact that wiped out the dinosaurs, possibly because of their vegetarian diets.
Oct 04, 2015 08:56 PM EDT
Wild plants' defenses against pests were bred out of cultivated crops by mistake, but it could be beneficial to bring them back.
Oct 04, 2015 07:56 PM EDT
The chip is the world's first to be based on light and have the ability to store data.
Oct 04, 2015 06:57 PM EDT
Recent insights into blue whales' feeding behavior could lead to new strategies to help conserve them.
Beauty Really Is In The Eye Of The Beholder: Perception Of Attractiveness Based On Experience, Not Genetics
Oct 02, 2015 08:51 PM EDT
A new study found even identical twins have different tastes in beauty.
Oct 02, 2015 08:33 PM EDT
A shocking new study suggests the possibility of 800-foot-tall tsunamis.
Oct 02, 2015 06:57 PM EDT
Scientists have a new theory on what killed off the dinosaurs.
Oct 01, 2015 06:27 PM EDT
Scientists discovered a surprise in snake DNA.