The EU is slowly realizing that it cannot count on the U.S. to meet its security needs. Has the time finally come for a European military?
A team of computer scientists and musicologists have finally completed Beethoven’s unfinished 10th Symphony
Due to deteriorating health, all Beethoven left behind for his final symphony were some musical sketches.
Smallpox, Ebola, HIV, influenza, the plague, malaria, and a whole host of terrible bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites were cooked up by Mother Nature, all on her own. Apparently, Mother Nature hasn't banned gain-of-function research.
An unexpected finding shows us how little we know about the early human story in our region.
Fossilized footprints found at an excavation site in southwest New Mexico prove humans colonized the continent much earlier than previously thought.
Are the stellar remnants in our cosmic backyard actually our parents and grandparents?
American and French troops turned capturing Hitler’s chalet into a game.
Engineers borrowed the maple tree's "helicopter" to design tiny, flying microchips, which perform various tasks while in whirling free fall.
A future kitchen appliance could make it possible to 3D-print entirely new recipes and cook them with lasers.
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?