How brain surgery may have kept Napoleon from conquering...

History tells us that General Mikhail Kutuzov was able to repel Napoleon’s invasion of...

Delivering blood samples via drones is possible, study finds

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have demonstrated in a new...

Beneath the surface: Exploring the composition of Philae's comet,...

Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, the destination of the ESA’s Rosetta probe and Philae lander, has a...

Beneath the surface: Exploring the composition of Philae's comet,...

When Philae, the lander accompanying the ESA’s Rosetta probe, successfully touched down on Comet...

Animal stomach acid evolved for protection

An analysis published today in PLOS ONE has discovered an evolutionary link between diet and stomach acidity. It’s well known that stomach acid is used to...

slaughterhouse yarn

You could soon wear a sweater made from slaughterhouse waste

Swiss researchers have developed of a novel technique capable of turning slaughterhouse waste material into yarn, accord to a...

europa salty sea

'Brown gunk' evidence of a salty sea on Europa

The pale face of Jupiter’s moon Europa is crisscrossed with brown-color fissures that look like scratches from a massive...

golden jackals

East African ‘golden jackals’ are actually wolves, study finds

The creatures known as “golden jackals” are found throughout East Africa, Europe, Asia Minor, the Middle East, and southeast...