SpinLaunch's launcher, which is larger than the Statue of Liberty and works like the Olympic hammer-throw event, just came online in the New Mexico desert.
For the ancients, hospitality was an inviolable law enforced by gods and priests and anyone else with the power to make you pay dearly for mistreating a stranger.
Reality is far stranger than fiction.
Each of us carries our own version of the Multiverse in our heads.
Scientists watch as mice mouse around an onscreen maze.
There's still hope for implicit bias training, research shows.
A mineral made in a Kamchatka volcano may hold the answer to cheaper batteries, find scientists.
∆G = ∆H - T∆S is one of the most abstract formulas in science, but it is also one of the most important. Without it, life cannot exist.
With its very first deep-field view of the Universe now released, the James Webb Space Telescope has shown us our cosmos as never before.
Looking with lasers, researchers discovered that many Olmec and Mayan ruins seem to have been constructed from the same blueprint.
The engineer working on Google's AI, called LaMDA, suffers from what we could call Michelangelo Syndrome. Scientists must beware hubris.
Fermilab's TeVatron just released the best mass measurement of the W-boson, ever. Here's what doesn't add up.
The very concept of a "problem with no solution" goes against human nature. But we must accept this harsh reality to have peace in our lives.
Beyond making up 70% of the world's health workers, women researchers have been at the cutting edge of coronavirus research.
The treatment is here, but are we ready?
Isn't more sleep always better?
Construction is nearly complete for a camera that will take 3,200-megapixel panoramas of the southern night sky.
The study provides initial evidence that open, strong postures can improve children's mood and self-esteem.
This might help you make it to the end of Herman Melville’s 19th century classic.