Earlier the scientists didn't actually know what the exoplanets looked like but thanks to a new technique based on adaptive optics system, we may now be able to spot planets much farther from our solar system.
New findings published in The Lancet examine the health and economic benefits of breastfeeding.
Researchers found that fish populations across the world's oceans are contaminated with industrial and agricultural pollutants, which are known as persistent organic pollutants (POPs).
New findings published in Nature Communications show that four genes may contribute to the risk of abdominal hernias.
Dengue, a mosquito-borne viral disease that results in a flu-like illness, now has a vaccine.
Astronomers have spotted the most distant object yet in our solar system.
The New Horizons spacecraft's historic flyby of Pluto has given scientists a lot of information about the icy world.
When it comes to finding habitable planets, it may depend on a rocky planet's "air conditioning system." Scientists have found that some exoplanets that permanently face their sun with the same side could, potentially, be habitable.
A team of researchers at the Senckenberg Research Institute in Frankfurt examined the completely preserved skeleton of a 120-million-year-old reptile, making it 25 million years older than the previously known oldest specimen.
The study was based on a comprehensive examination of major disease and injuries in 188 countries between the period of 1990 and 2013.
Global life expectancy is climbing. Now, scientists have found that it's risen by more than six years since 1990 as healthy life expectancy grows.