Reality is more distorted than we think.
While a squirrel's life may look simple to human observers – climb, eat, sleep, repeat – it involves finely tuned cognitive skills.
Cancer cells seem to have a harder time growing among pair-bonded mice, according to a new study that explored the "widowhood effect."
Three cutting-edge techniques – the gene-editing tool CRISPR, fluorescent proteins and optogenetics – were all inspired by nature.
The eastern inner core located beneath Indonesia's Banda Sea is growing faster than the western side beneath Brazil.
The non-contact technique could someday be used to lift much heavier objects — maybe even humans.
Smallpox was nothing new in 1721.
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Reduction is an approach that has been successful in science but is not itself synonymous with "science."
A team of biohackers is on a David-versus-Goliath mission to make insulin affordable to an increasing number of diabetics.
The Taupo volcano was responsible for one of the most violent eruptions on record.
Cross-disciplinary cooperation is needed to save civilization.
How were mRNA vaccines developed? Pfizer's Dr Bill Gruber explains the science behind this record-breaking achievement and how it was developed without compromising safety.
Tiny specks of space debris can move faster than bullets and cause way more damage. Cleaning it up is imperative.
Researchers were even able store and read a 767-kilobit full-color short movie file in the fabric.
Science journals may be lowering their standards to publish studies with eye-grabbing — but probably incorrect — results.
It's time to rethink how satellites and other objects are made and eventually destroyed.
"The question is which are okay, which are not okay."
A team of scientists managed to install onto a smartphone a spectrometer that's capable of identifying specific molecules — with cheap parts you can buy online.