Do dogs really feel guilty?

  Many dog-lovers have had this moment: you come home from work, walk to the...

How wasp venom could help cure cancer

  This possible new tool for cancer treatment is absolutely terrifying—wasps. Yes, we're talking about those...

New transplant technology revives hearts after death

  In the U.S., over 122,000 people sit on waiting lists for organ transplants, and...

Arctic lake is first modern replica of ancient Earth

  At first, Earth was a planet with very little atmospheric oxygen—until some bacteria evolved...

Distant rocky planets' interiors may be far different than Earth

  Rocky planets orbiting distant stars may not necessarily have the same basic type of chemical or mineral composition as Earth, researchers from the Carnegie...

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Swan necks inspire new ways to keep drone cameras steady

  The ability of whooper swans to perform complex acrobatic maneuvers while still keeping their heads completely skill has inspired...

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World's oldest Koran fragments could predate Muhammad

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

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The science behind Hollywood makeup artistry

Face Off is a competition/elimination series on the Syfy network, in which special effects make-up artists participate in challenges...