Cyanobacteria perceive light by using same principles as human...

In probably the most primitive example of vision, single-celled pond slime is known for...

How cotton candy machines may one day create artificial...

You might associate cotton candy with the county fair or a local amusement park,...

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...

late antique little ice age

Late Antique Little Ice Age associated with fall of eastern Roman Empire, rise of Arab Empire

The last three decades may have the warmest summers seen in Europe of the course of two millennia, but...

wolf species

Wolf species howl in more than 2000 distinct 'dialects', study finds

In one of the most expansive studies of its kind, researchers have identified and cataloged more than 2,000 distinct...

earth-like exoplanets

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...