New ancient freshwater dolphin species discovered

  Near the small coastal town of Piña, Panama, a Pan-American team of scientists recently...

New study estimates 3.04 trillion trees in the world

How many trees are there on good ole planet Earth? According to a new...

Swan necks inspire new ways to keep drone cameras...

  The ability of whooper swans to perform complex acrobatic maneuvers while still keeping their...

World's oldest Koran fragments could predate Muhammad

  Fragments from the world's oldest known Quran, the central spiritual text of Islam, may...

Plastic in 99% of seabirds by 2050

  New research from CSIRO in Australia and Imperial College London in the UK has projected that 99% of the world’s seabirds will have plastic...

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Need a human organoid? DNA-guided 3D printing can now make you one

Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) have developed a new technique that allows them to precisely...

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China employs monkeys and falcons to protect pilots

  You’d better hope we never go to war with China, because if we do, we’ll be going up against...

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Underwater Bronze Age fortified city found in Greece!

  An “archaeologist’s paradise” has been found underwater south of Athens, Greece: an ancient city dating back to around 2500...