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You may blame your mom and dad for certain genes, but a new study...

Researchers have discovered two new species of early human

Researchers excavating in South Africa have just uncovered fossils from two previously unidentified species...

Kepler has discovered the largest rocky planet yet

Astronomers have mostly believed that rocky planets, like Earth or Mars, can only get...

Thanks to Kepler, we now know the physical conditions...

Using data from data from NASA's Kepler exoplanet-hunting spacecraft, researchers have described the physical...

gravitational waves

It's official: LIGO scientists have detected gravitational waves

UPDATE: 10:00 AM CST In what some are calling the scientific discovery of the decade, scientists from Caltech, MIT and the...

immigrant class

2,000-year-old remains tell lost story of Imperial Rome's immigrant class

When it comes to ancient Rome, most of what we know tends to be concerned with a very select...

mars

NASA releases 360-degree video from Curiosity on Mars

If you want to take a look around on Mars, you don’t need to go through extensive astronaut training...