Thanks to Kepler, we now know the physical conditions...

Using data from data from NASA's Kepler exoplanet-hunting spacecraft, researchers have described the physical...

Remains of spectacular Roman arcade found during construction work...

Construction work intended to clear an office building to make room for an apartment...

2015 saw a record number of shark unprovoked shark...

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water comes...

JAXA, NASA launch ASTRO-H space observatory to study black...

In an effort to learn more about black holes, galactic clusters, and other phenomena,...

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Paleontologists have discovered a new genus of Cretaceous fish

An international team of researchers has just identified two new species of a rare ancient type of fish from...

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Australian grass could help make condoms as thin as human hair

Condoms could become significantly thinner without losing any strength when fibers from native Australian grass are added to latex,...

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Computers can qualify as drivers, US agency tells Google

The technology used to power Google’s autonomous vehicles, not the human sitting behind the wheel, could soon be legally...