People that live in this desert have evolved the ability to drink arsenic
February 23, 2017, 5:28 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Humans are still evolving, and in some pretty surprising ways.
Mysterious pulsar is 1,000 times brighter than previously thought possible
February 21, 2017, 11:22 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It's by far the brightest pulsar ever found in the universe.
Scientists revive 50,000-year-old life found trapped in giant cave crystals
February 20, 2017, 10:02 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Strange organisms have radically different genetics than their nearest known relatives.
Rare rodent is the first tree-climbing mammal known to echolocate like a bat
February 16, 2017, 2:01 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Discovery could finally answer the age-old question of what came first for bats: flight or echolocation?
Scientists propose giant air conditioning system to 'refreeze' the Arctic
February 16, 2017, 6:46 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The ambitious plan could add an average of 3.2 feet to the thickness of Arctic sea ice.
King Tut's tomb likely has hidden, undiscovered rooms
February 14, 2017, 11:07 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Researchers plan to open a new probe to look for the secret chamber.
Astronauts claim to have seen 'luminous dancing fairies' in space. What are they?
February 12, 2017, 7:13 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Questions about these eerie 'blue jets' might finally have answers.
Petri dish experiment shows the amazing powers of breast milk
February 10, 2017, 1:15 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
An image of breast milk in a petri dish has the internet going bonkers.
Scientists invent paper that can be printed with light instead of ink
February 8, 2017, 8:58 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Paper can be reprinted up to 80 times, greatly reducing the waste associated with inkjet printing.
Breakthrough studies may finally explain why we sleep
February 6, 2017, 10:49 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
All animals need to sleep, but why? It's one of the great puzzles of biology, and it might finally have a solution.