Tool for making lab animals transparent may revolutionize anatomy
August 24, 2016, 5:20 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Called uDISCO, the process will allow scientists to 'fly' through a mammal's neural pathways and blood vessels in unprecedented detail.
Scientists have created an entirely new form of life in the lab
August 19, 2016, 7:15 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The new microbe has a different genetic code from all other life and will be immune to every virus on Earth.
Mysterious jungle squirrel with scaly tail declared a 'living fossil'
August 16, 2016, 11:17 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Never seen alive, the elusive Zenkerella has changed very little over the course of its 50 million years on Earth.
Earth-like planet found around our nearest neighbor star
August 15, 2016, 6:12 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
A potentially habitable planet that's so close means it could be the first place we visit outside our solar system.
6 ancient critters trapped in amber, including a 99-million-year-old spider
August 15, 2016, 6:12 a.m. by Catie Leary
Trapped remains of Cretaceous-era arachnid boasts enormous horns and fangs — and there are plenty of other trapped examples.
Why time seems to speed up the older we get, according to science
August 14, 2016, 5:48 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Do you feel like the older you get, the more time flies? You aren't alone.
Our solar system may have another orbital plane full of weird planetoids
August 12, 2016, 2:40 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
A recently discovered planetoid with an orbit unlike any other is probably not alone.