Researchers from Harvard receive permission for a test that may help cool Earth and fight global warming.
Age ain't nothing but a number, but "inflammatory age" may be real.
"I was part of the surgical team that conducted the first pig-to-human heart transplant in a living patient."
Country music deserves better cultural ambassadors.
New studies show that some people can hear and respond to questions while dreaming.
From hellishly hot planets to water worlds, some distant planets are like nothing in our Solar System.
Researchers from the University of Toronto published a new map of cancer cells' genetic defenses against treatment.
The neoliberal call for more 'choice', seems hard to resist.
How can you "touch the Sun" if you've always been inside the solar corona, yet will never reach the Sun's photosphere?
The videos raise serious legal and moral questions about police crowd-control tactics.
ExtendNY stretches the Big Apple's gridiron all across the globe – with some bizarre effects
The Crab Nebula goes back to 1054, opening a window into our cosmic past. On July 4, 1054, Chinese astronomers recorded a “guest star” in the Taurus constellation. A ‘guest star’ […]
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.
A new immunotherapy treatment is showing positive signs in early-stage clinical trials.
With just a few more neutron star mergers, we’ll have the best constraints of all-time. How fast is the Universe expanding? Ever since the expanding Universe was first discovered nearly […]
Binary pulsars are doing what no other measurement has done: measure our galactic acceleration directly. Even though the majority of the matter that makes up our Universe may be completely […]
The smart toilet can analyze urine and stool samples for disease markers and can even recognize an individual user's "analprint".
The NICER experiment, designed to measure neutron stars as never before, just released their first pulsar map, and it’s amazing. After typical supernovae, remnant collapsed cores of matter are left behind. […]
Why doesn't the U.S. generate more electricity from wind?
A new study estimated the untapped potential of wind energy across Europe.
A new study has bad news for those who binge watch TV.
Brett M. Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, one of three women who's accused him of sexual assault, are due to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday.
The promising news comes 12 years after the "Berlin patient" became the world's first person to be cured of the deadly virus.
Most of the Moon’s effects on Earth are small and imperceptible. But for the grunion, it’s absolutely essential. Although it’s the closest astronomical body to Earth, the Moon is still […]
Synthetic biology is changing the way the planet works.