The space-age alternative energy source may be on the verge of a breakthrough.
New data from the European Space Agency explains why some stars are going the wrong way, galactically speaking.
An international team of scientists has studied the causes of religious conflict using a modeling system based on cognitive psychology.
This startup is creating a worldwide map for water bottle-filling stations and drinking fountains.
A new global study finds that tiny plastics from water bottles and food packaging are making their way into our bodies.
A Stanford study suggests that young Juul users may have higher rates of addiction than users of other e-cigarettes or real cigarettes.
Researchers in Germany and the U.S. have uncovered some strange details about memory, insomnia, and the mysteries of sleep.
In an excerpt from his new book of essays, the iconic scientist posthumously warns of rogue artificial intelligence and genetic enhancement.
International scientists have issued an ambitious 13-point plan for fighting global warming by focusing on ocean-based solutions.
Officials in North Carolina are scrambling to combat the gallinipper, a mosquito species whose bite can feel like a stabbing.