Being mortal makes life so much sweeter.
With advanced laser technology and an appropriate sail, we could accelerate objects to ~20% the speed of light. But would they survive?
Predatory dinosaurs with big skulls tend to have tiny arms. Researchers propose there might be a direct link between those traits.
One tiny change might have made a huge difference.
Da Vinci dreamed up a helicopter 400 years before they actually existed. Now, engineers have brought his design to life, but with a twist.
Even though no human has stepped foot on the Moon's surface in 50 years, the evidence of our presence there remains unambiguous.
We have long thought that Pluto was completely frozen solid, but the discovery of cryovolcanoes challenges that assumption.
But most city dwellers weren't seeing the science — they were seeing something out of Blade Runner.
We thought the Big Bang started it all. Then we realized that something else came before, and it erased everything that existed prior.
If future studies prove it to be successful, this technique for the early detection of pancreatic cancer could save thousands of lives.
An icy space rock flattened an ancient city and everyone in it, perhaps inspiring the Biblical story of Sodom
Shocked city dwellers who stared at it were blinded instantly, then the entire city caught fire.
The human brain is only the latest chapter in the ancient story of thinking on Earth.
A dispute marked by flags and booze has been replaced with an official land border.
New studies stretch the boundaries of physics, achieving quantum entanglement in larger systems.
For some reason, the charges on the electron and proton are equal and opposite, and their numbers are equal, too. But why?
One study estimated that 80% of people include “deviations” from the truth in their online profiles.
How far should we boldy go?
Intracellular bacteria promote cancer metastasis by enhancing the tumor cells' resistance to mechanical stress in the bloodstream
Two types of nanotechnology, metalenses and metamaterials, could soon make Harry Potter's invisibility cloak a reality.