Researchers shoot lasers to de-spin tiny 'asteroids'

  A team of researchers from the University of California in Santa Barbara has figured...

Do dogs really feel guilty?

  Many dog-lovers have had this moment: you come home from work, walk to the...

How wasp venom could help cure cancer

  This possible new tool for cancer treatment is absolutely terrifying—wasps. Yes, we're talking about those...

New transplant technology revives hearts after death

  In the U.S., over 122,000 people sit on waiting lists for organ transplants, and...

Why does running make you feel happy?

  Some people probably laugh when reading the title, because running can feel pretty awful. But apparently once you get past the initial sweat-hurricane/asthma attack/being...

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New study estimates 3.04 trillion trees in the world

How many trees are there on good ole planet Earth? According to a new estimate, it’s 3.04 trillion. That’s...

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Swan necks inspire new ways to keep drone cameras steady

  The ability of whooper swans to perform complex acrobatic maneuvers while still keeping their heads completely skill has inspired...

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World's oldest Koran fragments could predate Muhammad

  Fragments from the world's oldest known Quran, the central spiritual text of Islam, may predate the accepted founding date...