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During a 20-year expedition, scientists revealed that the deep coral reefs in Hawaii are home to endemic fish and algal meadows. [Read More]
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Ancient organs rarely fossilize, so paleontologists were stunned to find the incredibly well-preserved remains of a lung that belonged to bird from the dinosaur age,... [Read More]
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NASA scientists are playing connect-the-dots with the universe's most powerful sources of radiation, and the results are as wonderfully nerdy as you'd think. [Read More]
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A NASA photograph revealed an extremely weird-looking iceberg. A NASA scientist explained why. [Read More]
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Pi represents the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Pi is an irrational number that never ends; the decimals go on... [Read More]
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Inflammation is the body's response to injury. It works to heal wounds, but it can also play a role in some chronic diseases. [Read More]
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Iridium 70 fell out of orbit Oct. 10. And one of its fuel tanks caused a stir in central California. [Read More]
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For the first time, researchers have created mice with two direct fathers, but the process is not without problems. [Read More]
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Aging causes changes in our cells. But a new study finds that the extent of these changes could be a lot greater than we previously... [Read More]
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The entire southeastern slope of Mount Etna is sliding, raising questions over whether the slope could catastrophically collapse. [Read More]
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A close-up view captures the whirling clouds circling Hurricane Michael's eye... [Read More]
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The hurricane intensified over the Gulf of Mexico due to a lack of wind shear, a lack of friction from land and warmer sea temperatures. [Read More]
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The existence of the Higgs boson suggests that the universe could continue to expand forever. [Read More]
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Searching for signs of alien life should be part of every NASA mission, according to a new report. [Read More]
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Some victims of Vesuvius may have suffered boiling brains and exploding skulls, a new paper posits. [Read More]
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Stephen Hawking's final paper, on the 'hair' that may encircle black holes, was just released. [Read More]
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Yo, dawg, I herd you like moons, so here's a moon that orbits another moon. It's called a moonmoon. [Read More]
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In a toxic landscape of the future, what strange animals might evolve? [Read More]
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The leptoquark is down to couple with leptons and quarks. [Read More]
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Older cameras could watch light cross the surface of a sesame seed. This is much faster than that. [Read More]
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