The mystery of the bizarre, deep-sea 'purple socks' has...

Mysterious deep-sea creatures referred to as "purple socks" have baffled scientists for decades, but...

NASA's Juno spacecraft adjusts flight plan, continues on to...

NASA’s solar-powered Juno spacecraft executed the first of two scheduled maneuvers to adjust its...

Does this ancient statue reveal the Greeks had laptops...

While it’s well known that the ancient Greeks were responsible for inventing one of...

Earth scores surprisingly low on an index of potential...

The Earth is capable of supporting life. We know this because we’re standing on...

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New tarantula named after late country singer Johnny Cash

A team of biologists from Auburn University and Millsaps College have identified 14 brand new species of arachnids, including a never-before-seen...

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Jurassic butterfly relative fossil discovered in China

Researchers have identified a Jurassic age insect whose habits and physical appearance closely resemble that of a butterfly, but...

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Dark matter isn’t what’s causing gamma rays in our galaxy

Contrary to what previous studies have suggested, new research indicates that gamma ray bursts coming from the center of...