The latest threat to Antarctica: an insect and plant invasion
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The latest threat to Antarctica: an insect and plant invasion

Rise in tourism and warmer climate bring house flies – and the growth of mosses…

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Many operations could be unnecessary, says leading surgeon
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Many operations could be unnecessary, says leading surgeon

Certain types of elective surgery only benefit patients because of placebo effect, says Prof Andy…

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Rosemary: the mind-bending herb of choice for today’s students
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Rosemary: the mind-bending herb of choice for today’s students

Sales of the plant’s oil – which reportedly improves memory – have shot up in…

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Climate change is turning Antarctica green, say researchers
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Climate change is turning Antarctica green, say researchers

Watch What Happens When You View Arrows Through A Glass Of Water In 3 Mesmerizing Gifs
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Small Saturn moon has most conditions needed to sustain life, Nasa says
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Small Saturn moon has most conditions needed to sustain life, Nasa says

Space organization finds that hydrogen erupts out of underground ocean on Enceladus, meaning it has…

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Exoplanet discovery: seven Earth-sized planets spotted orbiting nearby star
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Exoplanet discovery: seven Earth-sized planets spotted orbiting nearby star

Exoplanets found orbiting Trappist-1 raise hope that the hunt for alien life beyond the solar…

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Bill Gates warns tens of millions could be killed by bio-terrorism
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Bill Gates warns tens of millions could be killed by bio-terrorism

Microsoft founder and philanthropist tells Munich security conference genetic engineering could be terrorist weapon

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Giant winged Transylvanian predators could have eaten dinosaurs
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Giant winged Transylvanian predators could have eaten dinosaurs

Welcome to the Cretaceous Romanian island of Hațeg, once populated by lifeforms stranger than anything…

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After the Women’s March: six mass US demonstrations to join this spring
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After the Women’s March: six mass US demonstrations to join this spring

Organizers across the US are riding the momentum of the post-inauguration march to mobilize in…

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How artificial intelligence could help make the insurance industry trustworthy
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How artificial intelligence could help make the insurance industry trustworthy

NYC-based Lemonade hopes to reverse the poor reputation of insurance companies by using tech and…

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LSD study reveals why acid trips last so long
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LSD study reveals why acid trips last so long

Research is first to demonstrate precisely how the compound lysergic acid diethylamide attaches to serotonin…

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Pregnant women’s stem cells could treat osteoporosis, say scientists
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Pregnant women’s stem cells could treat osteoporosis, say scientists

Stem cell infusions could treat babies affected with rare bone conditions, as well as older…

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Galactic gold rush: the tech companies aiming to make space mining a reality
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Galactic gold rush: the tech companies aiming to make space mining a reality

Asteroids and the moon contain vast quantities of natural resources, including water, that could be…

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Climate scientists condemn article claiming global temperatures are falling
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Climate scientists condemn article claiming global temperatures are falling

A Republican-held panel promoted a misleading tabloid story alleging earth may not be warming, relying…

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13 Reasons To Love Bill Nye
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13 Reasons To Love Bill Nye

This Girl’s Jaw Surgeries Completely Changed Her Life!
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This Girl’s Jaw Surgeries Completely Changed Her Life!

Ellie had a rare medical condition that was affecting the way she smiled, but after…

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Meet The Solar System’s Newest Dwarf Planet!
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Meet The Solar System’s Newest Dwarf Planet!

Neanderthals built mysterious cave structures 175,000 years ago
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Neanderthals built mysterious cave structures 175,000 years ago

Constructions discovered deep in a French cave rank among the earliest human building projects ever…

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Pouring Molten Copper Into A Coconut Creates A Very Weird Reaction
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Pouring Molten Copper Into A Coconut Creates A Very Weird Reaction

The eagerly anticipated sequel to “Molten Copper vs Coconut Part 1” has arrived: “Molten Copper…

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