Russian movies continue to be used as a mouthpiece for the country's political leadership.
The proposal calls for the American public to draft two candidates to lead the executive branch: one from the center-left, the other from the center-right.
A mission is planned for just three weeks from now, but NASA has a plan.
There is strong evidence that invertebrates are sentient beings.
At its biggest for the next 15 years, it’s still much smaller than the Moon. On October 6, 2020, Mars makes its closest approach to Earth until 2035. Earth orbits in […]
In 2022, the probe will crash into an asteroid while a nearby satellite captures it on camera.
It has no moving parts and could allow us to tap into renewable energy year round.
If future studies prove it to be successful, this technique for the early detection of pancreatic cancer could save thousands of lives.
Even if we traveled at the speed of light, we'd never catch up to these galaxies.
Malignant discrimination remains a problem in society, but it’s one we’ve improved upon compared to its historic highs—or, rather, lows. Interracial marriage, to pick one example of progress, used to […]
Even at its faintest, Venus always outshines every other star and planet that's visible from Earth, and then some!
The massive craft could carry 100 humans to Mars and revolutionize space exploration.
Once science operations begin for James Webb, we'll never look at the Universe the same way again. Here's what everyone should know.
The common drug is called gabapentin, which is currently used to control seizures and manage nerve pain.
In his new book, "Forward: Notes on the Future of Our Democracy," former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang explores how media narratives can warp public perception of political candidates.
That's as fast as a bullet train in Japan.
The bid to buy Greenland is unlikely to become seriously considered.
The world is changing, and technology is driving that change. Today, that observation is about as compelling as the insight that water runs downhill. It’s just what technology (and water) […]
The inside of every black hole leads to the birth of a new Universe. Could our Universe have arisen from one?
Has all this happened before, and will all this happen once again? There are only a few questions, when we ask them, that force us to reckon with the fundamental nature […]
We just observed the first ‘lunar formation’ in an exoplanetary system. This one image, above, is the first to show moons actively forming around a planet. This colourful image shows […]
Can electrical stimulation meaningfully substitute for natural touch during a complex task in the real world? We think so.
On the largest scales, galaxies don't simply clump together, but form superclusters. Too bad they don't remain bound together.