Littered across the surface of the Racetrack Playa, a dry lake, are hundreds of rocks that seem to have been dragged across the ground, leaving synchronized trails that
Flapping baby birds may have given scientists some clues about how the earliest ones took flight.
While previous studies have shown that e-cigarettes are likely healthier than traditional cigarettes, the jury is still out on the long-term effects
Is that organic apple you're buying actually organic? Scientists have taken a look at both conventional and organic tomatoes in order to devise a new
Scientists may have just taken one step closer to uncovering the origin of the ultraviolet light that bathes our universe. The findings could tell
The NASA Hubble Space Telescope has captured the best view yet of two colliding galaxies that merged when the universe was only half of its current
It turns out that natural methane seepage from the seafloor may be more widespread on the Atlantic margin than previously thought.
Astronomers are getting a better look at Neptune's moon, Triton, than ever before. They've created a color global map of the moon using historic
Scientists have found that fish which essentially "sprint" to their spawning groups through fast-moving waters are less likely to survive than those
A research team from the MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine at the University of Edinburgh has successfully grown a fully functional organ from
Expectant parents who played with a doll infant were found to help show researchers which couples might have co-parenting conflicts after their baby
It turns out that the food you waste could one day create plastic. Scientists have created a novel process which could help the world deal with its
Astronomers have captured a spectacular mosaic of images of NGC 3603, a very bright star cluster famed for having the highest concentration of massive
It turns out that the ice sheets are in record decline, according to some new maps of the ice in Greenland and Antarctica.
Lesbians are having better sex than straight women, according to recent findings published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine.
The ancient ancestors of today's crocodiles once lived in our world's warm seas. Yet they became extinct when things cooled off. Now, scientists
Scientists have created an innovative antibacterial gel that can kill Pseudomonas aeruginosa, staphylococci and E. coli using natural proteins.
A new study reveals that daughters provide as much care to elderly parents as they can, while sons do as little as possible.
Many parents will provide their child with a backpack to carry his or her materials to and from school. However, there are certain safety precautions