The most massive galaxies lost their star-forming material very early on and never got it back.
New chip eliminates the need for specific decoding hardware, boosting gaming systems, 5G networks, and more.
The Copernican principle states that Earth is an ordinary planet, but that does not mean that life is ordinary in the universe.
Scientists use tripping rats to show that LSD disrupts communication between two key brain regions.
Organ transplantation is in dire need of biotechnological advances. 3D bioprinting and genetic modification of pigs provide a path forward.
This is a time for family and friends to gather, watch the full moon and eat mooncakes and other delicacies.
From "shell shock" to "combat fatigue," the wars of the past century have violently illuminated the power trauma can wield over the mind and body.
Research from NASA reveals Mars’ spectacular volcanic past.
Journey to the West is rightly considered one of the most influential novels ever written, but the real reason for its success may be its charismatic poster-boy: The Monkey King.
How do you recover after an economic apocalypse? It is not what you know, but who you know.
The atmosphere’s habitable zone is so small, several mountain ranges extend beyond it.
Asteroid Bennu is still far more likely to fly right by us than to make impact.
The peasant turned czarist advisor has come to be known and feared as the devil incarnate, but was he really as demonic as we have been led to believe?
"I suddenly woke up one day and thought, you idiot, you are letting your life fade away, you have got to do something."
Donate a kidney now, and your loved one will have priority status if they need one later.
Objective reality exists, but what can you know about it that isn't subjective. According to some neuroscientists, not much.
A new study upends a long-standing theory on how the brain plans motor actions in uncertain environments.
Is the time crystal really an otherworldly revolution, leveraging quantum computing that will change physics forever?
All of these conflicts have a long history. They may also have a long future.
A thief left her phone at the scene. The victim took over her social media, sparking a wild internet-sleuthing saga
What started as a viral case of public shaming has morphed into a dark story involving internet sleuths, a criminal network, and the suspicious death of a 62-year-old man in St. Louis.