Matter is spontaneously appearing and then disappearing around this distant star
December 1, 2016, 1:52 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The mystery seems to hint at the existence of 'virtual particles" that represent fluctuations in the quantum field.
Nestle says it can cut sugar by 40 percent in sweets
December 1, 2016, 1:35 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
The candymaker is altering the structure of sugar to make it sweeter in smaller amounts.
Scientists watch as a new species evolves before their eyes
November 29, 2016, 4:10 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The experiment provides observational proof that speciation occurs much as Darwin envisioned.
Was Einstein wrong? His views about the speed of light may soon be challenged
November 28, 2016, 9:27 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
A new theory suggests that the speed of light was not always constant, which could shake up physics as we know it.
Immaculate star might be the most perfectly spherical object in the universe
November 18, 2016, 8:41 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Is this star as close to perfection as it gets in nature?
Scientists unmask the toxic villain behind London's 'killer fog'
November 17, 2016, 3:07 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers studying the 1952 event, which claimed the lives of thousands, have finally confirmed what made the event so deadly.
Scientists measure the smallest increment of time ever recorded
November 15, 2016, 12:34 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The breakthrough will allow for stunning time lapses that reveal the behavior of electrons.