Paleontologists find evidence of ancient flightless bird living in...

Paleontologists had long suspected that the ancient flightless bird Gastornis once wandered across the...

Cryogenically frozen rabbit brain restored in near perfect condition

Talk about hare-raising science: a team of researchers led by MIT alumnus Robert McIntyre...

Newly discovered rogue planet is 11 times the size...

Unlike earth, some planets are adrift in the universe, without a star to call...

For the first time ever, researchers have replicated effects...

A hypothetical entity first proposed in the mid-1800s that appears to violate the second...

early human

Researchers have discovered two new species of early human

Researchers excavating in South Africa have just uncovered fossils from two previously unidentified species of hominin, or early human. According...

rocky exoplanet

Kepler has discovered the largest rocky planet yet

Astronomers have mostly believed that rocky planets, like Earth or Mars, can only get to be so big. However, a...

exoplanets

Thanks to Kepler, we now know the physical conditions on two new exoplanets

Using data from data from NASA's Kepler exoplanet-hunting spacecraft, researchers have described the physical conditions on two distant exoplanets:...