Australia's arid Nullarbor Plain was once a lush rainforest,...

Today, Australia’s Nullarbor Plain is a barren limestone expanse, but according to new research...

Why ugly criminals are 2X as likely to go...

Do you want to understand more about your own thoughts and motivations? Do you...

March asteroid flyby may come within 11,000 miles of...

A small asteroid that will pass relatively close to the Earth early next month...

Indian man killed by falling meteorite; three others injured

A meteorite is believed to be responsible for the death of a 40-year-old man...

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Earth-like exoplanets have Earth-like interiors, say astronomers

Astronomers have identified a number of planets outside the solar system, known as exoplanets, that could have a surface...

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Newly-discovered fluorescent polyps light up sea snails in Red Sea

Marine creatures that give off a beautiful glow have been discovered in coral reefs south of the Red Sea,...

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Implantable electrode may enable mind-control of bionic limbs

A new device designed to allow patients suffering from paralysis to regain the ability to move by using their...