If we don't clean up space debris, it could become impossible to leave Earth's atmosphere. But scientists have a plan. Well, lots of plans.
Researchers say our galaxy is located within an enormous cosmic void, and it's changing the way we understand the universe.
The light from Tabby's Star is fading again, but scientists can't figure out why. Is it caused by comets, Trojan asteroids, or aliens?
Airplane technology has come a long way, but it has limits. Lucky for us, there are teams of people whose job it is to find those limits.
Blame meteorologists for your rained-out picnics all you want, but modern weather forecasting is actually incredibly accurate.
People are actively looking for plastic alternatives that are better for the environment but what would a plastic-free world look like?
Scientists are turning tiny fish into drug addicts to study opioid addiction in the brain. Here's what they've learned so far.
Sex in the animal kingdom is often bizarre, but octopuses take it to a whole new level.
A new report shows bee populations are on the rise, but the hives are still facing major threats.
Scientists may have found a way to reprogram skin cells into any cell the body needs. Here's how it works.
A new study might've found a possible cure for peanut allergies. How does it work?
A new study has found that tattoo ink nanoparticles spread throughout your lymphatic system when you get a tattoo. What else happens?
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.
Eating 70 hot dogs in ten minutes should be impossible, but competitive eaters have found a way. But how exactly does it work in the body?