World's first malaria vaccine approved by EMA

The world’s first malaria vaccine has gotten a thumbs up from the European Medicine...

Tiny robot can leap from water's surface

American and South Korean researchers have developed a tiny robot that can push off...

Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter ready for InSight Lander's 2016 arrival

Although the NASA InSight lander isn’t set to make it to the Red Planet...

Drones capture beautiful images of orcas

Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), are seemingly everywhere these days, and a recently-published...

How brain surgery may have kept Napoleon from conquering Russia

History tells us that General Mikhail Kutuzov was able to repel Napoleon’s invasion of Russia, but what it doesn’t tell us, according to new...

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The real reason why we put sugar in coffee

Whether you are a spooner or a lumper, if you like sweet coffee and science, this should be the...

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Hackers can crack self-firing rifles, change targets

As if the mere existence of computer-augmented, self-aiming rifles wasn’t worrisome enough, a pair of security experts claim to...

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Brightest aurora ever discovered in outer space

If you think the aurora on Earth is amazing, check this out: astronomers have discovered the first auroras ever...