Silk Road 'Poop sticks' show how diseases traveled in...

It turns out travelers along the Silk Road spread more than culture as a...

NASA wants to launch a Moon mining rover by...

Mining on extraterrestrial bodies is often used in science fiction as a reason humans...

Three-drug combos could help treat antibiotic-resistant bacteria

A team of UCLA scientists has identified a cocktail of three different drugs that,...

NASA lets Curiosity fire its own laser on Mars

Thanks to a new software update, NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has become the first...

brain

New brain map uncovers 100 new regions

Using data from a massive brain study consortium, researchers have developed an extensive map of the cerebral cortex –...

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Two newly discovered Earthlike planets could contain life

Researchers just discovered a planetary system located 40 light years from Earth that hosts three possibly habitable planets each...

temperatures

First six months of 2016 break global temperature records

The sixth-month period from January to June 2016 was the warmest such stretch in the planet’s history, and each...