Forty light-years from Earth, the ultra-cool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 holds potential.
Beyond the asteroid belt, beyond the reaches of Neptune, the Oort Cloud orbits, its myriad icy bodies floating in interstellar space.
Scientists found a method for boosting crop growth through improving nutrient absorption.
Researchers have filmed "living" nuclear pore complexes at work for the first time.
Engineers discover how to stabilize this element's reactivity to oxygen and water.
The lady salamander that shuns male companionship may reap important benefits.
For nearly 80 years, nuclear fission has awaited a description within a microscopic framework.
When Spanish explorers ventured to southern Florida in the 16th century, they came across a Native American polity unlike societies they’d seen before.
An exhibit at Interphex this year demonstrated methods for incorporating augmented reality into laboratory settings.
Playground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study.
Brain damage liabilities are particularly higher for females in sports, according to a medical physician.
A new mechanism has been discovered that enables plants to regulate their flowering in response to raised temperatures.
Scientists have used metamaterials and 3D printing to develop a novel lens that works with terahertz frequencies.
Why single-use products are taking the biopharma world by storm and how some companies are utilizing the trend in products.
Researchers have developed an efficient way of cooling electronics by using functionalized graphene nanoflakes.