Bachelor prairie voles can’t tell one female from another, but saying “I do” means more than just settling down.
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Scholars mark general relativity 100ths anniversary with books on history, biography, science.
Einstein struggled for years to solve the puzzle of general relativity. The pieces all fell into place in November 1915.
Representatives from the first generation of stars might be hiding in our cosmic backyard, masked by interstellar pollution.
Astronomers have Einstein to thank for the tools that bring far-away galaxies and maybe even black hole collisions into view.
Increased volcanic eruptions coincided much more closely with an asteroid impact and the extinction of the dinosaurs than previously believed, a new study suggests.
The Name Game
A host of agricultural spirits are immortalized on several craters and mountains on the dwarf planet Ceres.
The Rosetta spacecraft caught five circular depressions quickly spreading across a region of comet 67P.
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Asthma risk may be set early in life, but mice data suggest that the risk could altered by friendly gut bacteria.
Lab-made “protocells” mimic the division process of early cells, and may help researchers understand cellular evolution.