The ocean-filled moon might hold the life we’ve long searched for in space. And scientists have one shot to reach it. The search for alien life has recently taken a surprise twist away from Mars and toward
Jane Charlton was not herself when she woke one day in April 2002, but it was more terrifying than any ordinary morning grogginess – and it did not shift for the best part of three years. “It was a feeling
Overweight and obese people who take a high-dose of supplementary Vitamin C daily may get some of the cardiovascular benefits of exercise without the exercise, new research has found. In a small trial
It's no wonder we struggle to understand how it works. As the old saying quoted by the mathematician Ian Parker goes: "If our brains were simple enough for us to understand them, we'd be so simple that
While babies, toddlers and young children are taking in and making sense of the world, their brain cells are wiring themselves together willy-nilly, creating super-dense networks of interwoven neurons.
It might be time to delete your dating apps for good. A new survey conducted in New Zealand and reported on Eurekalert found that out of 4,000 people polled, those who didn’t actively seek out relationships
This is a recreation of some of the first states of matter. When the Big Bang happened 13.8 billion years ago, all matter as we know it went from a single point of near-infinite energy to an ever expanding
A unique genetic mutation and a well-wired brain mean that Concetta Antico is like no other artist on Earth. When Concetta Antico looks at a leaf, she sees much more than just green. “Around the edge see
If you were tasked with looking for the most supportive “cradles of life” on Earth, odds are you would head to the rain forest rather than the desert. But what if you had to conduct this search on foot?
Astronaut Scott Kelly has gained a following for stunning photos taken during his year-long mission aboard the International Space Station. On Saturday, he posted a photo of San Francisco amid the holiday
Plastic trash is found in 90 percent of seabirds. The rate is growing steadily as global production of plastics increases. So much plastic trash is flowing into the oceans that 90 percent of seabirds it