Australian grass could help make condoms as thin as...

Condoms could become significantly thinner without losing any strength when fibers from native Australian...

Computers can qualify as drivers, US agency tells Google

The technology used to power Google’s autonomous vehicles, not the human sitting behind the...

Vela Pulsar’s ‘glitching’ found to affect pulse width

The Vela Pulsar, a highly magnetized, spinning, radiation-emitting neutron star that experiences several “micro-glitches”...

Horses can recognize human emotion, study finds

In 2015, scientists discovered that dogs could discriminate between happy and angry facial expressions...

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Australia's arid Nullarbor Plain was once a lush rainforest, researchers find

Today, Australia’s Nullarbor Plain is a barren limestone expanse, but according to new research published in the Proceedings of...

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Why ugly criminals are 2X as likely to go to prison

Do you want to understand more about your own thoughts and motivations? Do you wish you had a better...

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March asteroid flyby may come within 11,000 miles of Earth

A small asteroid that will pass relatively close to the Earth early next month poses no threat, but could...