A map of galaxy cluster Abell 2744 unveils how gravity magnifies and smears images of far more distant galaxies.
Sweet and stealthy toxins have been caught sticky-handed, potentially solving a decades-long mystery of tainted honey in New Zealand.
Warming subsurface water in the Pacific will boost average typhoon intensity 14 percent by 2100, new research predicts.
Quantum chemistry could launch a manufacturing revolution, helping to identify materials for improved solar cells, better batteries or more effective medicines.
If other universes exist, then those with denser galaxies might harbor a larger fraction of habitable worlds.
The typical American diet sends our good and bad gut microbes out of balance and can lead to inflammation and a host of problems.
Brain scan experiment hints that cerebellum might have a hand in getting creative juices flowing.
'First Peoples' dispels old ideas about human evolution and tells an updated tale of how Homo sapiens came to dominate the world.
A 430,000-year-old hominid skull shows signs of murder, making it the earliest suspected homicide.
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An evolutionary biologist explains the obstacles scientists must overcome to revive extinct species.
Fossil jaws dating to over 3 million years ago may add a new species to the ancient hominid mix.
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Ebola’s ability to infect appears to depend on a key transport protein that guides the virus into cells.
Carbon emissions from humans may have postponed Earth’s next glaciation, new research suggests.