Our brains have a system that can clear out dead cells and debris, much like collecting garbage, and scientists have captured this process in …
Could this save our oceans from plastic “Armageddon”?
The discovery of a set of fossil footprints in New Mexico suggests humans first set foot on the continent thousands of years earlier, researchers say.
The International Space Station may be nearing the end of its life.
It turns out dinos were tail wagging enthusiasts.
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They’re even smaller than an ant.
A single asteroid may be a whole new reason to race through space.
“This 'improbable planet' is likely so rare that we won't find another laboratory quite like it to study the nature of ultra-hot Neptunes in d…
They pretty much just turned it on and it’s already giving us insights about the universe.
California Institute of Technology engineers created a captivating simulation to explore the physics behind the bubble ring phenomenon. No bub…
Here's a look at the most common nutrient deficiencies and the foods that can help restore equilibrium.
Someday you might not flip a switch, but rather a branch to illuminate your home.
It controls the tides, but a new study suggests it might be controlling our sleep, as well.
Ozone is one of the least controlled pollutants in the United States. Short- and long-term exposure can pose serious health threats.
They once put a big kink in the assumed Neanderthal timeline, now they fit right in.
The harvest moon may seem bigger and brighter than other full moons, and that's because this moon is physically closer to the horizon.
Carbon dioxide (CO2) is often looked at negatively as a greenhouse gas. For trees, CO2 is necessary for their survival.
Researchers warn about overestimating the power of the placebo effect.
The miraculously regenerating sacoglossan slug has researchers in Japan stumped.
As of Aug. 31, 2021, 39 percent of the U.S. is in drought, with 30 states experiencing Moderate Drought or worse. Here's what that means for a…