Aug 01, 2015 11:47 PM EDT
The paper is made of cellulose fibers thousands of times smaller than what is used to create conventional notebook paper.
Aug 01, 2015 11:21 PM EDT
The comet was discovered by accident while scientists had their eyes trained on the Sun.
Droughts Hinder Trees' Ability To Absorb CO2 For Years, And Phenomenon Is Not Factored Into Current Climate Models
Jul 31, 2015 06:22 PM EDT
New research shows droughts can reduce tree growth for up to four years.
Jul 31, 2015 05:21 PM EDT
Could a robot leap across the surface of water?
Jul 31, 2015 05:03 PM EDT
The fungus has been deemed the "most devastating infectious wildlife disease ever recorded."
Earth's Magnetic Shield Is Older Than We Thought, And Mars' Likely Disappeared After 4 Billion Years
Jul 31, 2015 04:37 PM EDT
New findings shed light on the magnetic behavior of Earth's early atmosphere.
Jul 30, 2015 04:51 PM EDT
The insights could help reveal the source of the dwarf planet's bright spots.
Electric Fields Influence Flies' Wing Movements, Leading To Changes In Behavior And Neurochemical Balance
Jul 30, 2015 04:16 PM EDT
How do electric fields influence insects' behavior?
Jul 30, 2015 02:53 PM EDT
The findings reveal brilliant auroras occur on dim brown dwarfs, but researchers are not sure exactly what is driving them.
Jul 30, 2015 01:47 PM EDT
The findings help explain excess lithium seen in young stars.
Jul 30, 2015 12:42 PM EDT
Scientists demonstrated a way to create bendable springs using graphene.
Jul 29, 2015 03:50 PM EDT
The new rice is also starchier and has more biomass.
Jul 28, 2015 04:26 PM EDT
Could blowing a baloon solve a common childhood ear problem?
Jul 28, 2015 04:04 PM EDT
Scientists have determined how corn transformed from its inedible ancestor to the crop we enjoy today,
Earth's Magnetic Field In Ancient Africa Examined For The First Time: Are We Headed For Another Pole Reversal?
Jul 28, 2015 03:42 PM EDT
Scientist looked at ancient minerals to gain insight into the Earth's weakening magnetic field.