North Korea launches mystery satellites into orbit

A long-range rocket launch conducted by North Korea over the weekend has reportedly put...

Researcher finds first-ever native North American malaria strand

One researcher’s attempt to discover a strain of malaria that could infect birds has...

Early human ancestor couldn't chew like a 'nutcracker', study...

Archeologists have said that the early human Australopithecus sediba, discovered in 2008 in South...

New human-driven virus is devastating bee populations; What can...

Bee populations are plummeting again, and this time not because of neonicotinoid pesticides: Now,...

Stone henge

Discovery of female bones at Stonehenge indicative of ancient gender equality

In what some are hailing as evidence of gender equality in ancient cultures, archaeologists have discovered the cremated remains of...

An artist's rendition of the early solar system

Early solar system's chemistry proves to be more complex than previously thought

Using advanced computer simulations, an international team of scientists has uncovered new information on the chemical makeup of the...

MIT Hyperloop design entry

Elon Musk announces Hyperloop design contest winners

SpaceX has announced the winners of its competition to design pods for its conceptual Hyperloop transportation system, with a...