Modern humans may have smoked 'hobbits' out of their caves and into extinction
June 29, 2016, 6:05 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Fire discovery offers clues about the demise of a tiny species of human that once lived in Southeast Asia.
Witnessing a great white shark breach ... terrifying, awesome or both?
June 29, 2016, 6:50 a.m. by Catie Leary
Learn the science behind this remarkable 'fish out of water' movement.
This beautiful equation might be one of the keys to understanding nature
June 25, 2016, 2:10 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Laplace's equation can be found everywhere, from electromagnetism to fluid dynamics to gravity.
Meet Boston Dynamics' family of strange and amazing robots
June 24, 2016, 11:07 a.m. by Michael Graham Richard
These robots imitate human and animal movements, making them impressive — and a little creepy.
Massive black holes could be far more numerous than previously thought
June 23, 2016, 3:42 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
A new model predicts that future gravitational wave detectors could measure hundreds of black hole collisions annually.
How chameleons use ultra-sticky saliva to nab their prey
June 22, 2016, 6:12 a.m. by Catie Leary
Chameleons are renowned for their enigmatic eyes and color-changing skin, but that's not their only showstopping quality.
Fermi paradox solved? Aliens won't contact us for 1,500 more years, says student
June 22, 2016, 3:33 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
New calculation explains why we haven't been around long enough to expect a call from E.T.
Twisty molecules with 'handedness' that are essential to life found in deep space
June 16, 2016, 2:58 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Molecules that express left- or right-handedness were found within depths of interstellar space.
Pig-human hybrid embryo developed by U.S. researchers
June 6, 2016, 11:59 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The controversial research is being conducted to help grow organs for transplantation.