Earth’s magnetic field older than previously believed

New research published in Thursday’s edition of the journal Science indicates that the Earth’s...

New rogue wave theory will save ships and sailors

Rogue waves are potentially-dangerous, spontaneous surface waves that occur far out in open water,...

You could soon wear a sweater made from slaughterhouse...

Swiss researchers have developed of a novel technique capable of turning slaughterhouse waste material...

'Brown gunk' evidence of a salty sea on Europa

The pale face of Jupiter’s moon Europa is crisscrossed with brown-color fissures that look...

Million-dollar haul of Spanish treasure discovered in Florida

A 300-year-old Spanish treasure worth more than $1 million, including 52 gold coins, 40 feet of gold chain and 110 silver coins, has been...

cell lasers

Pew pew pew: Human cells converted into mini lasers

Scientists at Harvard Medical School have found a way to take living human cells and transform them into tiny...

uti bacteria

Why UTIs are sometimes reoccurring

While the majority of bacteria that cause urinary tract infections can be wiped out with antibiotics, some manage to...

curiosity rock

Curiosity U-turns, checks out weird rock on Mars

NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity only has so much time to complete its mission, so when scientists running the project...