A levitating vehicle might someday explore the moon, asteroids, and other airless planetary surfaces.
The boiling new world, which zips around its star at ultraclose range, is among the lightest exoplanets found to date.
A newly discovered “ultrahot Jupiter” has the shortest orbit of any known gas giant.
The findings include signs of flash flooding that carried huge boulders downstream into the lakebed.
The design could help restore motor function after stroke, enhance virtual gaming experiences.
Scientists look to erupted sea glass — lava that erupted in the ocean and was instantly chilled by the surrounding water — to take Earth's temperature.
If the laws of physics are symmetrical as we think they are, then the Big Bang should have created matter and antimatter in the same amount.
One galaxy may have eaten one of its slightly smaller, more primitive neighbors.
Identifying primordial ripples would be key to understanding the conditions of the early universe.
To understand ourselves and our place in the universe, "we should have humility but also self-respect," Frank Wilczek writes in a new book.
Artificial intelligence model detects asymptomatic Covid-19 infections through cellphone-recorded coughs
The researchers trained the model on tens of thousands of samples of coughs, as well as spoken words.
Scientists have found evidence of hot springs near sites where ancient hominids settled, long before the control of fire.
A colliding star may have triggered the drastic transformation.
Solar geoengineering ideas could weaken storms in both hemispheres, scientists find.
When searching for extraterrestrial life, astronomers may want to look at planets with hydrogen-rich atmospheres.
Device for harnessing terahertz radiation might enable self-powering implants, cellphones, other portable electronics.
Study shows ripples across a newly fertilized egg are similar to ocean and atmospheric circulations.
Results support Einstein's theory and the idea that black holes have no "hair."
The new design could help the robot explore disaster zones and other dangerous environments.
Study finds that carbon dioxide emissions may trigger a reflex in the carbon cycle, with devastating consequences.
Number of proton-neutron pairs determine how fast the particles move, results suggest.
Climate-driven changes in phytoplankton communities will intensify the blue and green regions of the world’s oceans.
Microbes screened with a new microfluidic process might be used in power generation or environmental cleanup.