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Scientists have confirmed that all seven planets in the TRAPPIST-1 system circle their star in a sort of gravitational lockstep with one another.
Research posits that Earth emerged from a completely new structure after a planetary collision, with outer layers of vaporized rock rotating in orbit around the rest of the body.
A new research paper looks at the history of human-induced space weather, assessing short-term effects as well as others that may have created permanent alterations.
Scientists at MIT have developed a “biohybrid wearable” — a functional workout suit covered in microbes that contract when they sense heat or cold during exercise.
Drawing inspiration from how mammalian brains process sight, researchers have found a way to mimic the functions of biological neural networks on a next-gen “memristor” chip.
Elite military units are specializing in mock space warfare, as Russia and China develop anti-satellite weaponry.
Paleontologists can figure out a lot about what dinosaurs looked like based on their fossils, but color? Not so much.
The early ancestors of 100-foot-long blue whales were dolphin-sized, according to new research that explains how they and other whale giants got to be so big.
The president's $4.1 trillion budget package for 2018 would ax a variety of medical, energy, and basic research programs, while boosting funding for defense and homeland security.
A study of 55,000 Danes found they were as much as 20 percent less likely to develop atrial fibrillation if consuming chocolate on a weekly basis.
The record-breaking pepper isn't recommended for eating, because it may be the last thing a person ever tastes.
A new study has found that what language you speak might alter your perception of time.
Two trucks bearing a gilded bed and a funeral chariot from Tutankhamun’s tomb were transferred to a still-unfinished museum at the foot of the pyramids.
Humanity first arose in the Eastern Mediterranean around 7.2 million years ago, suggests new analysis of fossils for a hominin species nicknamed “El Graeco.”
Researchers surveying 30 years of studies on attraction found that olfactory and acoustic factors played a major role in attractiveness.