This new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image, released to celebrate Hubble's 26th year in orbit, captures in stunning clarity what looks like a gigantic cosmic soap bubble.
The gavialoids are a diversified group of mostly extinct long-snouted crocodylian species. Many of the evolutionary relationships between these species have remained unclear.
If emission rates continue unchecked, regions of the United States could experience this many days per year of unhealthy ozone levels by 2050, according to a new study.
Researchers will present a new, decentralized planning algorithm for teams of robots that factors in not only stationary obstacles, but also moving obstacles.
A team of researchers report the discovery of two novel quantum phase transitions that significantly depart from the behavior of pure hydrogen or deuterium.
Two scientists have investigated how the alloying processes of the noble metals affect their optical response to identify combinations that enhance or inhibit the absorption of light.
Federal biologists have temporarily stopped tagging endangered killer whales in Washington state's Puget Sound after a dead orca was found with pieces of a dart tag lodged in its dorsal fin.
Applications for this research demonstrate implications for use in materials like abrasion-resistant paints.
These synapses could potentially be used in fundamentally new computing systems.
The advance may have applications that span from chemical bond spectroscopy and gas sensing, to astronomy and free-space communications.
Jeffrey Grossman thinks we've been looking at coal all wrong.
The latest scientific assessment paints a likely bleak future for the Pacific bluefin tuna, a sushi lovers' favorite whose population has dropped by more than 97 percent from its historic levels.
Three NASA satellites provided data on powerful Tropical Cyclone Fantala as it lingered north of Madagascar in the Southern Indian Ocean.
The American Academy of Neurology has updated its 2008 guidelines on the use of botulinum toxin for spasticity, cervical dystonia, blepharospasm and migraine headache.
Researchers have discovered the structure of a well-established target for antibiotic development.