Hear Stephen Hawking talk about fame and whether he thought of himself as a genius.
Grab a g-suit and experience what it’s like to fly in a jet aircraft
Devil rays are mysterious sea creatures that are rarely seen in the wild. With their population dwindling, biologists are racing to learn more about these rays before they disappear.
To prevent mega-wildfires from spiraling out of control, technicians set landscapes ablaze on purpose.
NASA announced which new experiments will be sent to the space station aboard an upcoming SpaceX Dragon flight.
Researchers in Russia conducted laboratory simulations of nuclear strikes on asteroids traveling along a collision course with Earth.
What if dark matter isn’t the solution to space’s greatest mysteries? These are the alternative theories.
Shooting photons through a rubidium gas cloud has some surprising results: photonic molecules. Are we one step closer to light crystals?
New technologies are always met with skeptics. Are we overreacting to the internet craze, or is it really our biggest problem yet?
Scientists replaced faulty rods and cones in blind mice with artificial photocells and restored nearly full-color vision.
When a male anglerfish finds a female in the deep sea, he won’t ever let her go – because he can’t.
The process critical to all complex life on Earth dates to around 3.8 billion years ago, according to new studies, putting into question prior theories about our planet's earliest organisms.
Garter snakes show that you don’t always have to be the early bird to get the worm, and by worm, we mean a giant, marathon snake orgy.
Schizophrenia has stumped scientists for centuries, but lab-grown brains have just provided a breakthrough in our understanding of the disease.
Humans didn’t always have genital herpes, so scientists recently pinpointed when and how the transfer happened. Hint: it either involved murder or sex.
Scientist have identified two new genetic connections to homosexuality. Does this confirm that there are predisposed sexual orientations?
Why is there so much commuter traffic? This mathematical model offers an insight into our traffic nightmares.