Synthetic biologists have hacked bacterial sensing with a plug-and-play system that could be used to mix-and-match tens of ...
New research finds that bonobo mothers take action to ensure their sons will become fathers. This way bonobo mothers increase ...
The stark difference between the Moon's heavily-cratered farside and the lower-lying open basins of the Earth-facing nearside ...
Computer simulations provide compelling evidence that an insulating layer of gas hydrates could keep a subsurface ocean from ...
A new study Finland shows that a moderately high intake of dietary cholesterol or consumption of up to one egg per day is not ...
Researchers are building 'spidey senses' into the shells of autonomous cars and drones so that they could detect and avoid ...
New research paints an intricate picture of Earth's mantle as a geochemically diverse mosaic, far different from the ...
A seemingly counterintuitive approach -- converting one greenhouse gas into another -- holds promise for returning the ...
Researchers have found that opsin 3 -- a protein closely related to rhodopsin, the protein that enables low-light vision -- ...
New discoveries made at the Klasies River Cave in South Africa's southern Cape, where charred food remains from hearths were ...
Scientists have taken the first step in developing an objective, brain-based test to diagnose autism. Using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), the team was able to measure the response of ...
The susceptibility of ecosystems to disruption depends on a lot of factors that can't all be grasped. A new method provides ...