A gigantic bacterium evolved differently than fundamental models of biology would have predicted. Simply put, these bacteria shouldn't exist.
Airless tires are puncture-proof and more environmentally friendly. And Michelin is aiming to get them on your car by 2024.
Diplomacy is war by other means.
A leading British space scientist thinks there is life under the ice sheets of Europa.
The Poisson distribution has everyday applications in science, finance, and insurance. To compare the results of some biomedical studies, more people ought to be familiar with it.
Both journalists have put themselves in danger to shed light on corruption and abuses of power in their home countries.
The “Euro Night Sprinter” map is utopian, but Europe’s rail future could look a lot like it.
The positive steps we are taking to prevent disease might have a negative side effect.
The politicalization of mask-wearing doesn't help stop the spread of infections.
Researchers argue that most coronavirus infections around the world go undetected.
Smashing things together at unprecedented energies sounds dangerous. But it's nothing the Universe hasn't already seen, and survived.
Many of the most popular apps are about self-improvement.
Maps show the oldest company in (nearly) every country – and a few interesting corporate trends.
Some lingerie lines have failed to keep up with a new era.
It occurred naturally, and scientists know this for certain. Starting in late 2019, a novel strain of coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, began infecting human beings for the very first time. Discovered in samples […]
An unprecedented number of new satellites threatens the night sky as we know it. Will we act in time to save it?
Perhaps downhill and cross-country skiers don't face the fate of potters, typesetters and saddlers, but their situation is certainly unclear.
Sleep deprivation leads to a shutdown in the production of essential proteins.
Austro-Japanese aristocrat Richard von Coudenhove-Kalergi later concentrated on plans for Pan-Europe.
The gem lapis lazuli is the source of luminescent blue in manuscript illustrations.
Access to trauma care is a race issue. It shouldn't be.
Between the noise and frustration, we're suffering more than ever.