Algorithm predicts success rate for Batman v. Superman movie,...

Superhero movies have some of the biggest blockbusters released in recent years, with Marvel’s...

New graphene discovery could make microchips behave like black...

Graphene has caused huge excitement among scientists and has enormous potential, but its properties...

Rosetta's Philae lander most likely finished, scientists say

The Philae lander—the brave little toaster that was sent to Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko to analyze...

Paleontologists find evidence of ancient flightless bird living in...

Paleontologists had long suspected that the ancient flightless bird Gastornis once wandered across the...

gorillas

Fossil reveals humans, gorillas split two to three million years earlier than thought

A lack of fossil evidence has prevented scientists from determining exactly when we humans split off from our primate...

NGC 4889

Astronomers discover a huge, dark secret in galaxy NGC 4889

While it may look calm in photographs, researchers using the Hubble Space Telescope to study giant elliptical galaxy NGC...

neanderthal dna

Obese? Depressed? Addicted to cigarettes? Might want to blame your Neanderthal DNA

You may blame your mom and dad for certain genes, but a new study out of Vanderbilt University has...