New lightweight aluminum-steel alloy rivals titanium in strength
October 5, 2015, 2:04 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The alloy could be the building material of the future, offering major advances in strength-to-weight ratio.
Glowing sea turtle is the first biofluorescent reptile ever found
September 28, 2015, 9:01 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Scientists aren't sure yet just how widespread these beautiful, glowing hawksbill turtles are.
Pigs and humans share more genetic similarities than previously believed
September 28, 2015, 2:48 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
New genetic analysis reveals hidden evolutionary relationship between pigs and primates.
Student invents ion thruster that breaks NASA's fuel efficiency record
September 27, 2015, 5:41 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Mars and back on a tank of fuel? Ion drive could revolutionize space travel.
Brains connected over the internet in breakthrough mind-reading experiment
September 25, 2015, 9:50 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Is it possible to read another person's mind? With the help of an EEG and the internet, yes.
Schrödinger's cat experiment to be tested using live organisms for the first time
September 22, 2015, 3:24 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
What will happen to a living organism placed in a state of quantum superposition? We're about to find out.
Two supermassive black holes on a collision course could shake the cosmos
September 18, 2015, 2:57 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The collision would be so powerful that bursts of gravitational waves could ripple through the fabric of space-time itself.
Bad news for Paleo dieters: Stone Age people ate porridge, say researchers
September 17, 2015, 3:55 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Those who want to mimic the diets of Paleolithic people might have the wrong idea.