Bacteria can use air to fix nitrogen, study reports
Bacteria can use air to fix nitrogen, study reports
Joseph Scalise - Dec 15, 2018
Bio-engineered plants may be able to one day create their own fertilizer.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 15, 2018
A new study shows that ketamine may be able to reduce suicidal thoughts.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 13, 2018
New measurements show that modern physics cannot succinctly understand the rate at which the universe expands.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 13, 2018
Researchers have found that plants will abandon certain defense measures once they stop deterring predators.
Lliane Hunter - Dec 11, 2018
Kim can leap up to six times her body length-humans can only jump 1.5 times our body length
Joseph Scalise - Dec 11, 2018
A newly developed spinning rotor may unlock mysteries across the field of physics.
Lliane Hunter - Dec 07, 2018
Scientists develop a holographic brain modulator that mimics sensory stimulus in the brain.
Neil Raymond - Dec 05, 2018
Sperm count may actually be affected by your underwear.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 05, 2018
Researchers have finally observed the Higgs boson particle decaying into two b quarks.
Lliane Hunter - Dec 04, 2018
Researchers propose project to rewrite the genome in order to virus-proof cells.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 30, 2018
A new method for determining a planet's chemical makeup reveals that a distant rocky world has the potential to host life.
Lliane Hunter - Nov 30, 2018
Whether you drink coffee alone, or in groups may provide clues to your ancestral background.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 28, 2018
A rare chunk of calcium silicate perovskite may help researchers shed light on the geological activity that takes place in Earth's lower mantle.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 26, 2018
A new study found that the electric stimulation of certain brain areas could work to boost memory.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 22, 2018
New analysis on Australopithecus afarensis skeletons showed their infants had a special toe that allowed them to climb with ease.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 22, 2018
A new study shows the regions on Europa that are most likely to harbor life.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 20, 2018
Scientists have found that spiders can use electric fields, in addition to wind, to fly through the air.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 19, 2018
A group of researchers have discovered a rock that they believe to be one of the oldest depictions of a supernova ever found.
Linda Mack - Nov 16, 2018
The researchers published their findings in the journal Neuron.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 15, 2018
Recent research shows that electrons come together in a distinct way that could help advance "valleytronics."
Ian Marsh - Nov 15, 2018
The new study, conducted by researchers from Washington University School of Medicine and the University of California San Diego School of Medicine, could help with that.
Neil Raymond - Nov 15, 2018
Happiness may play a major factor in the aging process.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 13, 2018
New research shows that older adults may be more forgetful because their brain rhythms are in sync while they sleep.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 13, 2018
New findings show that, contrary to popular belief, humans do not use more energy for brainpower than all other animal species.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 12, 2018
New research shows that special microbes allow turtle ants to survive with little nutrients.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 12, 2018
Google has developed a new retina test that can accurately depict if a patient will suffer a heart attack or stroke.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 12, 2018
A new study shows that the flu may hit men harder than women.
Neil Raymond - Nov 12, 2018
Congestive heart failure can be attributed to epigenetic changes in the heart.
Neil Raymond - Nov 12, 2018
Proteins responsible for causing epilepsy are now known to scientists.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 12, 2018
However, while their own behavior harms populations.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 09, 2018
A fossil uncovered in the early 2000's comes from the most ancient lizard specimen on record.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 09, 2018
New analysis gives insight into how large dinosaur species sat on their eggs without breaking them.
Neil Raymond - Nov 07, 2018
Risk factors associated with c-sections can be avoided with induced labor.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 07, 2018
A new study sheds light on the mechanisms behind a mysterious water property known as the hydraulic jump.
Lliane Hunter - Nov 07, 2018
Stone-age cow skull may provide evidence of Neolithic veterinary surgery.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 07, 2018
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a birth control app known as Nature Cycles, which is meant to help
Joseph Scalise - Nov 07, 2018
A brand new gel may be able to insulate every building on Earth.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 05, 2018
It did not take long for life to take over the crater site of the asteroid that killed the dinosaurs.
Lliane Hunter - Oct 28, 2018
Humans' immense capacity for social communication may be reflected in our large, domed foreheads.
Joseph Scalise - Oct 28, 2018
The mass extinction that wiped out the dinosaurs likely killed off tree-dwelling birds as well.
Lliane Hunter - Oct 25, 2018
Anti-aging research uncovers naturally occurring a compound.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 15, 2018
A new study reveals that hydrogen can turn metal if put under enough pressure.
Lliane Hunter - Dec 15, 2018
Scientists at CERN are conducting experiments in an effort to reveal new laws of physics.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 13, 2018
A new study shows that Homo Naledi had small-yet-complex brains, a finding that challenges many notions about hominin evolution.
Neil Raymond - Dec 13, 2018
E-cigarettes can actually damage immune cells in the lungs.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 13, 2018
Earth Overshoot Day shows that humans consume resources at too fast a rate.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 13, 2018
A strange surgery that took out part of a boy's brain shows the organ's resiliency and inherent durability, two factors that could lead to new research down the line.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 11, 2018
New research shows that fish may help make kids smarter and let them get a better night's sleep
Neil Raymond - Dec 11, 2018
Prolonged periods of seating can be hazardous to your health.
Lliane Hunter - Dec 11, 2018
Scientists say we're on the cusp of a carbon dioxide recycling revolution.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 11, 2018
Researchers have finally observed the process by which the Higgs boson particle decays.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 09, 2018
Geologists have created three new distinct periods within the Holocene Epoch.
Neil Raymond - Dec 07, 2018
Autism can potentially be now discovered early in life.
Neil Raymond - Dec 07, 2018
Adult-child conversations are beneficial for the development of the children's brains.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 07, 2018
New research shows how many different mushroom species all evolved to use psilocybin as a way of defense.
Neil Raymond - Dec 07, 2018
Specialized medical delivery methods can help with cancer treatments.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 07, 2018
A new method used to grow crops on Antarctica could one day allow astronauts to get vegetables in space.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 05, 2018
A group of scientists have created efficient form of water collection.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 05, 2018
Scientists have found that the amphibian killing chytrid fungus first came from east Asia.
Neil Raymond - Dec 04, 2018
Binge drinking has lasting effects according to new research.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 04, 2018
New research shows that e-cigarettes are much more harmful to lung cells than many people think.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 02, 2018
Newly discovered gut enzymes could help researchers create universal blood.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 02, 2018
A new test shows the dependability of Einstein's theory of general relativity.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 02, 2018
New research shows that many cancer cases are the result of preventable causes rather than genetics.
Lliane Hunter - Nov 28, 2018
America's first dogs closely resembled wolves, even howling instead of barking.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 28, 2018
A new analysis on a distant black hole shows that Einstein's theory of general relativity remains rock solid.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 28, 2018
A new study suggests how the building blocks needed for life first came about in space.
Lliane Hunter - Nov 28, 2018
The cells in our genome are constantly dividing, which multiplies the chances for mutations.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 26, 2018
A new study shows that the brains of close friends operate in similar ways.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 22, 2018
A new study shows that the foldable properties of earwig wings could create much better electronics in the future.
Kara Menard - Nov 20, 2018
CERN has broken a new energy record by smashing protons against each other in the Large Hadron Collider.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 20, 2018
A group of scientists have discovered yet another disease that CRISPR can effectively combat.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 16, 2018
A group of scientists found a new family of efficient antibiotics while looking at the natural resistance of soil organisms.
Ed Mason - Nov 15, 2018
Researchers have developed an experimental technology that provides a scientific basis for using noninvasive retinal imaging to diagnose Alzheimer's disease at an early stage, even before symptoms develop.
Linda Mack - Nov 15, 2018
Japanese researchers have successfully tested a brain cell-replacement therapy that might undo the ravages of Parkinson's disease, the journal Nature reported Wednesday.
Neil Raymond - Nov 15, 2018
Scientists found a new brain cell that distinguishes humans and animals.
James Smith - Nov 12, 2018
The satellite, named Micius after an ancient Chinese philosopher, successfully transmitted entangled photons between three widely separated land-based stations.
Neil Raymond - Nov 12, 2018
Adderall does not help when used outside of prescriptions.
Adam Widmer - Nov 12, 2018
It's now more than double the power that it was before it went through $150 million in upgrades, and scientists are excited about the discoveries it could lead to.
Lliane Hunter - Nov 09, 2018
The National Academies will produce a report on dependability of findings after 18 months.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 09, 2018
A new study shows that people addicted to the internet may suffer brain imbalances similar to those with anxiety or depression.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 09, 2018
A new study of animal brains shows that dogs are more intelligent than cats.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 05, 2018
Researchers found there is no link between a varied diet and health improvements.
Lliane Hunter - Oct 28, 2018
Neural organoids are being developed and studied for their potential to replace damaged structures in the brain.
Lliane Hunter - Oct 05, 2018
Biotech companies continue to hammer out the kinks in gene-editing technology.
Joseph Scalise - Oct 03, 2018
A group of researchers have developed the largest family tree ever assembled.
Tracy Williams - Oct 03, 2018
A group of researchers have developed a way to test for suicidal thoughts and tendencies.
James Carlin - Oct 03, 2018
Humans first evolved to be tall and skinny before they gained weight.
Dan Taylor - Oct 03, 2018
Researchers have found the mechanisms that allow the common shrew to shrink and regrow its head during different parts of the year,
Joseph Scalise - Oct 03, 2018
A new study shows that self-harm is on the rise for both girls and young women across the U.S.
Lliane Hunter - Oct 01, 2018
Scientists are studying urban wildlife to increase conservation efforts.