Researcher finds first-ever native North American malaria strand

One researcher’s attempt to discover a strain of malaria that could infect birds has...

Early human ancestor couldn't chew like a 'nutcracker', study...

Archeologists have said that the early human Australopithecus sediba, discovered in 2008 in South...

New human-driven virus is devastating bee populations; What can...

Bee populations are plummeting again, and this time not because of neonicotinoid pesticides: Now,...

NASA experiments with new revolutionary 'Green Propellant' rocket fuel

NASA, in partnership with the Swedish National Space Board (SNSB), has successfully demonstrated the...

An artist's rendition of the early solar system

Early solar system's chemistry proves to be more complex than previously thought

Using advanced computer simulations, an international team of scientists has uncovered new information on the chemical makeup of the...

MIT Hyperloop design entry

Elon Musk announces Hyperloop design contest winners

SpaceX has announced the winners of its competition to design pods for its conceptual Hyperloop transportation system, with a...

Pluto's Hills of Ice

New high-res images of Pluto reveal mysterious, floating hills of water ice

According to new data from the New Horizons mission, nitrogen ice glaciers on Pluto have more to them than...