Jupiter has the most powerful auroras in our solar system. However, when scientists looked closer, they didn't find what they expected.
Scientists successfully achieved earth-to-space quantum teleportation, but what exactly does that mean?
Humans have launched hundreds of spy satellites, but the first ones required a little more creativity.
Engineering a jet plane to take off and land vertically is no easy feat, but some designs have managed to pull it off. Here's how they work.
Can we predict what a person's face looks like based solely on a sample of their DNA? A new study says yes, but geneticists aren't so sure.
Breaking the sound barrier is considered one of the greatest achievements of aviation, but how exactly did we manage to do it?
A Yellowstone supervolcano eruption is becoming more and more likely. Luckily for us, NASA has a plan to stop it.
Electronics use an electron's charge to encode information. Now, scientists are using spin instead-- and it could revolutionize everything.
Researchers found radioactive particles from Fukushima on beaches miles away, but how did it get there? And should we be worried?
Hate needles? Researchers may have found a way to combine all the vaccines you'll ever need into a single shot. Here's how it works.
Having an extra nipple is actually considered to be common and is the result of a slight variation that starts during embryonic development.
Scientists may have found a way to reprogram skin cells into any cell the body needs. Here's how it works.
We've known for a while that ancient humans got busy with Neanderthals, but how exactly did that Neanderthal DNA affect modern humans?
We all stereotype immediately and unconsciously all the time but what exactly is happening in the brain? Why do we stereotype at all?
Elon Musk's Hyperloop Pod Competition challenges students to design the future of travel. And for one team, this year was about redemption.