Ancient supernova is oldest and most distant one ever found
Ancient supernova is oldest and most distant one ever found
Joseph Scalise - 10 hours ago
Researchers have recently viewed the oldest and most distant supernova on record.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 21, 2018
Google has developed a new retina test that can accurately depict if a patient will suffer a heart attack or stroke.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 16, 2018
A new blood test is the first to be able to look for and detect concussions.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 16, 2018
A new study shows that restricting the enzyme BACE1 could help reduce the plaques associated with Alzheimer's disease.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 16, 2018
A new study shows that African ants will "lick" wounded soldiers as a way to nurse them back to health.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 16, 2018
A recent iceberg break will give scientists a chance to study one of the most hidden ecosystems on Earth.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 14, 2018
Researchers have found evidence that eating slower may help people lose weight.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 10, 2018
Walking little skates may show how fish first evolved to walk on land.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 10, 2018
A new study shows that certain snake species could help with plant seed dispersal.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 10, 2018
Researchers have found evidence that the meteor that killed the dinosaurs may have also caused the eruption of various underwater volcanoes.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 10, 2018
A new study found that the electric stimulation of certain brain areas could work to boost memory.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 08, 2018
Researchers have discovered the amount of viruses that are swept up into the Earth's atmosphere and deposited around the globe.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 07, 2018
The preserved remains of a 100-million-year-old spider-like creature could help scientists better understand arachnid evolution.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 06, 2018
A new study shows that cheetah's may depend on their inner ear to successfully track and hunt prey.
Susan Konig - Feb 06, 2018
Studies indicate that standing-- rather that sitting-- at work burns more calories and may help prevent heart disease and diabetes, regardless of how much you exercise.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 06, 2018
New research reveals that rats in Norway exchange commodities for favors.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 06, 2018
A newly discovered sandstone slab holds one of the largest collection of ancient animal prints on Earth.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 06, 2018
A collection of stone tools in India show that humans may have left Africa far earlier than previously thought.
Delila James - Feb 02, 2018
Both human listeners and an algorithm used to judge the whale's vocalizations agreed that Wikie successfully learned the sounds.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 31, 2018
A new study shows that a naked mole rat's death risk does not increase with age.
Rick Docksai - Jan 30, 2018
President Trump will call for de-funding U.S. participation in the International Space Station when he submits his fiscal-year 2019 budget.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 28, 2018
A new study shows that mosquitoes are able to avoid people who try to swat them.
Delila James - Jan 26, 2018
The last time the Doomsday Clock edged so close to humanity's possible destruction was during the Cold War in 1953.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 25, 2018
Researchers have discovered a second population of red handfish off of the Tasmanian coast.
Rick Docksai - Jan 25, 2018
Chinese scientists cloned two monkeys using the same technique that gave birth to Dolly the sheep in 1996.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 24, 2018
An ancient, 508-million-year old fossil shows when modern worms first developed heads.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 24, 2018
Researchers have found the way oolitic limestone, the material used to make many popular buildings, formed over time.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 24, 2018
A new study shows that artificially cooling the Earth could be extremely dangerous to different plant and animal species.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 21, 2018
Researchers have created new nanomaterials they hope will be able to prevent biofouling.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 21, 2018
A 34-year-old man in England shows that stifling a sneeze can harm your throat.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 18, 2018
A new study shows that isolated marmots tend to live longer than their social counterparts.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 18, 2018
A new study shows that chameleons have glowing fluorescent bones.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 18, 2018
New research shows that bacteria have a previously unknown way to make methane, a discovery that could have both ecological and medical implications.
Delila James - Jan 18, 2018
Bubonic plague is caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis and is often spread through the bite of infected fleas.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 16, 2018
A new study sheds light on the existence of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 15, 2018
New research helps explains how flowering plants rapidly spread out across the world.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 15, 2018
Both may have a common origin, possibly dwarf planet Ceres.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 12, 2018
A newly discovered turkey-sized dinosaur could help shed light on ancient ornithopods.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 12, 2018
Researchers have uncovered the remains of one of the largest burrowing bats to ever live.
Delila James - Jan 12, 2018
Van Eldjik discovered the fossils when drilling deep in northern Germany to search for ancient pollen.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 12, 2018
A group of researchers have discovered a rock that they believe to be one of the oldest depictions of a supernova ever found.
Joseph Scalise - 10 hours ago
Scientists have found that a small fish known as the triplefin can control light in a way that no other species can.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 21, 2018
A new study rewrites the timeline of land plant evolution by roughly 100 million years.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 21, 2018
New research shows a connection between certain modern day Caribbean populations and the Taino bloodline.
Laurel Kornfeld - Feb 21, 2018
Observatory will search 200,000 of the brightest nearby stars for transiting planets.
Rick Docksai - Feb 17, 2018
The scientists said that developers could destroy countless undiscovered fossils in these lands.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 17, 2018
New research reveals that nobody is quite sure how rabbits became domesticated.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 16, 2018
Researchers have found fossil evidence that lizards have been able to walk on two legs since the time of the dinosaurs.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 16, 2018
Researchers believe that cockroaches could help lead to a new type of robot.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 16, 2018
A new study has built on past evolutionary models to show that increased body size lowers the chances of extinction in animal populations.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 14, 2018
A new study shows that red-fronted lemurs have the ability to actively identify members of their own species.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 14, 2018
A group of scientists found a new family of efficient antibiotics while looking at the natural resistance of soil organisms.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 14, 2018
A group of scientists have discovered that all marbled crayfish can descend from a single mother.
Rick Docksai - Feb 12, 2018
Ohio State University researchers are testing a brain implant that they said could dramatically slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 12, 2018
A unique defense ability allows bombardier beetles to live after being swallowed whole.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 10, 2018
A group of scientists have found that skates lay their eggs near hydrothermal vents to speed up incubation.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 10, 2018
A new study shows that praying mantises have a 3D vision that is unlike any other animal on Earth.
Laurel Kornfeld - Feb 07, 2018
Event could explain the extinctions of the late Pleistocene era.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 07, 2018
New research shows that, if nothing is done, microplastics could cause many ocean filter feeders to go extinct.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 06, 2018
Scientists have uncovered a grave in Mexico filled with 10 skeletons arranged in a unique circular pattern.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 02, 2018
A new study shows that the brains of close friends operate in similar ways.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 30, 2018
Scientists uncovered a rock-like artifact that they believe to be the world's oldest crayon.
Delila James - Jan 28, 2018
Prior to the discovery, the oldest evidence of humans outside Africa came from sites in Israel dated between 90,000 and 125,000 years ago.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 26, 2018
A new study shows a link between screen time and depressed teenagers.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 25, 2018
A group of researchers believe searching for viruses on other planets could aid the search for extraterrestrial life.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 23, 2018
New research suggests that scientists should change the common ages of when adolescence begins and ends.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 22, 2018
A new study shows that strange weather triggered the massive saiga antelope die-off in 2015.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 21, 2018
Scientists are looking at the mantis shrimp for inspiration for new durable materials.
Delila James - Jan 21, 2018
The newly discovered underwater cave system contains many Mayan relics, which will shed additional light on the ancient Mayan culture and how it evolved.
Delila James - Jan 18, 2018
The 4,000-year-old, 12th Dynasty mummies belong to two aristocratic males, named Khnum-nakht and Nakht-ankh, and date to about 1800 BC.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 16, 2018
For the first time in history, scientists have shed light on the pathogen that killed millions of people throughout Mexico in the mid-1500's.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 16, 2018
Researchers have uncovered a new species of dinosaur that was covered in rainbow-colored feathers.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 12, 2018
A new study shows why birds-of-paradise evolved their jet black feathers.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 12, 2018
Researchers have described 18 new pelican spider species.
Delila James - Jan 10, 2018
Called the Hypatia stone after Western civilization's first woman astronomer and mathematician, Hypatia of Alexandria, the space rock was initially discovered in 1996 in Egypt's Libyan Desert Glass Fields.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 10, 2018
Lower levels of atmospheric chlorine over Antarctic show international ban on CFCs is working.
Delila James - Jan 10, 2018
The sex of green turtle hatchlings, like that of some other reptiles, depends on the incubation temperature of the eggs, with warmer sand and sea temperatures favoring female offspring.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 10, 2018
A group of scientists believe they have discovered the chemistry that gave rise to the first instances of life on Earth.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 10, 2018
A new study shows that bonobos gravitate towards meaner or more dominant individuals.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 07, 2018
Researchers believe an ancient shrine in found in Mexico is a depiction of the Aztec creation myth.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 05, 2018
Little is known about classified payload of SpaceX's first 2018 launch.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 05, 2018
Goal is establishment of a simple lunar ecosystem.
Delila James - Jan 03, 2018
Experts identified the black debris found in-between the eggs as fossilized egg shells.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 03, 2018
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have managed to find and identify microbes aboard the station for the first time.
Delila James - Dec 30, 2017
Some of the artifacts, which were found at Wadi Dabsa in southwest Saudi Arabia near the Red Sea, may be up to 1.76 million years old.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 30, 2017
Plumes spewing from moon's south pole are clearly visible.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 30, 2017
A new study shows that the number of pregnant women using marijuana has sharply increased over the last eight years.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 28, 2017
New research shows that fish may help make kids smarter and let them get a better night's sleep
Joseph Scalise - Dec 26, 2017
Researchers have evidence that shows supermassive black holes can shape and alter the space around them.
Delila James - Dec 22, 2017
Just this month, nearly 200 nations signed a U.N. resolution to eliminate plastic products in the oceans, including supermarket bags and food packaging.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 22, 2017
Researchers have uncovered a gigantic lava mass underneath several parts of New England.