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Scientists Create Gamma Rays the Most Intense Form of Light in the Lab

Scientists Create Gamma Rays the Most Intense Form of Light in the Lab

A mini version of a gamma ray burst created in the laboratory for the first time...

5 hours ago

Scientists Reveal Details of Largest Underwater Volcanic Eruption

Scientists Reveal Details of Largest Underwater Volcanic Eruption

The 2012 submarine eruption of Havre volcano in the Kermadec Islands of New Zealand is the largest deep-ocean eruption in hist...

5 days ago, 2:34pm CST

Scientists Create Coldest Liquid Water Ever

Scientists Create Coldest Liquid Water Ever

Liquid water can be chilled to –42.55 degrees Celsius and it is the lowest water temperature achieved to date...

5 days ago, 9:43am CST

Scientists may have Discovered Lava Tubes Near the North Pole of the Moon

Scientists may have Discovered Lava Tubes Near the North Pole of the Moon

The potential lava tubes could provide more direct access to subsurface ice on moon...

5 days ago, 8:12am CST

Where Did All the Water on Mars Go? Scientists have a New Explanation

Where Did All the Water on Mars Go? Scientists have a New Explanation

New study says water on Mars absorbed like a sponge...

Dec 24 2017, 10:23am CST

Scientists Capture Mysterious Hum on Ocean Floor

Scientists Capture Mysterious Hum on Ocean Floor

The vibration detected from seismometers on the ocean sea floor can give a better overall picture of our planet...

Dec 9 2017, 2:39pm CST

Scientists Confirm Discovery of a New Form of Matter

Scientists Confirm Discovery of a New Form of Matter

Nearly 50 years after it was theorized, physicists have finally proven the existence of a new form of matter, called excitonium...

Dec 9 2017, 9:57am CST

Scientists Explain Why Pluto is So Cold

Scientists Explain Why Pluto is So Cold

Layer of haze is keeping Pluto super cold, says study...

Nov 19 2017, 2:25pm CST

Artificially Cooling Planet could be Risky Strategy, Scientists Warn

Artificially Cooling Planet could be Risky Strategy, Scientists Warn

The method designed to reverse global warming may increase the frequency of cyclones and droughts in some parts of the world...

Nov 19 2017, 8:31am CST

Scientists Find a Mysterious Void in Great Pyramid of Giza

Scientists Find a Mysterious Void in Great Pyramid of Giza

A Big Void in Egypt's Great Pyramid of Giza has been Discovered by Scientists Using Cosmic Rays...

Nov 3 2017, 3:35am CDT

Scientists Finally Figures Out Why Batteries Explode

Scientists Finally Figure Out Why Batteries Explode

Researchers have captured the first atomic-level images of finger-like growths that trigger battery fires...

Oct 30 2017, 1:28am CDT

Scientists Create a Robotic Skin that Hides Like an Octopus

Scientists Create a Robotic Skin that Hides Like an Octopus

Drawing inspiration from octopus' camouflage skills, researchers have developed a programmable 3D skin...

Oct 14 2017, 8:54am CDT

NASA Scientists Reconstruct Cassini’s Final Plunge into Saturn

NASA Scientists Reconstruct Cassini’s Final Plunge into Saturn

Cassini spacecraft departed Earth in 1997 and it took it almost seven years to reach Saturn...

Oct 13 2017, 4:03am CDT

Japanese Scientists to Create Electricity from Ocean Waves

Japanese Scientists to Create Electricity from Ocean Waves

Researchers develop submerged turbines to convert the power of ocean waves into clean and affordable energy...

Sep 23 2017, 10:35pm CDT

MIT Scientists Predict Sixth Mass Extinction on Earth by 2100

MIT Scientists Predict Sixth Mass Extinction on Earth by 2100

By 2100, oceans may hold enough carbon to trigger a major die-off, researchers predict...

Sep 23 2017, 6:03am CDT

Scientists Discover Underwater City Built by Octopuses

Scientists Discover Underwater City Built by Octopuses

Octopus city found off coast of Australia...

Sep 21 2017, 10:56pm CDT

Scientists Discover Space Dust in White Cliffs of Dover

Scientists Discover Space Dust in White Cliffs of Dover

The fossilized cosmic dust could reveal more about the early solar system...

Sep 9 2017, 9:35pm CDT

Scientists Solve the Mystery of 800 Years Old Scroll

Scientists Solve the Mystery of 800 Years Old Scroll

Purple spots on ancient scroll were caused by marine bacteria, new study reveals...

Sep 8 2017, 6:57am CDT

Citizen Scientists Discover ‘Spiders’ on Mars Surface

Citizen Scientists Discover ‘Spiders’ on Mars Surface

Landforms, known as 'spiders,' were found on parts of Mars where they were previously thought not to exist...

Sep 1 2017, 4:05pm CDT

Scientists Journey to Lost Continent of Zealandia

Scientists Journey to the Lost Continent of Zealandia

Two-month ocean drilling expedition to the submerged continent of Zealandia will provide clues about its history, tectonic proc...

Jul 28 2017, 5:07pm CDT

Scientists Create World’s First Genetically Engineered Truly Blue Flower

Scientists Create World’s First Genetically Engineered Truly Blue Flower

By adding two genes to a plant, researchers produced blue chrysanthemums...

Jul 28 2017, 12:15pm CDT

Earth has Entered a Sixth Mass Extinction, Scientists Warn

Earth has Entered a Sixth Mass Extinction, Scientists Warn

Earth's wildlife is disappearing at an alarming rate, mainly due to human activity...

Jul 13 2017, 10:20pm CDT

Scientists Figured out a Simple Trick that can Save a Struggling Marriage

Scientists Figured out a Simple Method that can Save a Struggling Marriage

Looking at pictures of cute animals can help a marriage maintain its spark, study says...

Jun 21 2017, 7:18pm CDT

Flying Squirrel Species Discovered by Scientists

Flying Squirrel Species Discovered by Scientists

Newly discovered species is the third known flying squirrel of North America...

Jun 7 2017, 6:55am CDT

Scientists have Finally Figured Out How Ladybugs Fold their Wings

Scientists have Finally Figured Out How Ladybugs Fold their Wings

The finding could improve the design of umbrellas, satellites, fans and many other transformable structures...

May 21 2017, 4:05am CDT

Scientists Glue Clay Caterpillars on Plants Globally to Reveal Predation Patterns

Scientists Glue Fake Caterpillars on Plants to Reveal Global Predation Patterns

A piece of research on artificial caterpillars has shown the planetary trends in predatory behavior....

May 19 2017, 6:59am CDT

Dinosaurs Could Still be Alive if Killer Asteroid Hit 30 Seconds Later, Scientists Claim

Dinosaurs Could Still be Alive if Killer Asteroid Hit 30 Seconds Later, Scientists Claim

Researchers estimate that if the asteroid travelling at 40,000mph had arrived a few seconds sooner or later, it could have land...

May 15 2017, 2:38pm CDT

Scientists Discover a New Phenomenon in Night Skies

Scientists Discover a New Phenomenon in Night Skies

Strange ribbon of purple light is called Steve...

Apr 22 2017, 3:08pm CDT

Scientists Discovered That Environmental Memories Passed on for 14 Generations

Scientists Discovered That Environmental Memories Passed on for 14 Generations

Many researchers have noticed that epigenetic memories tend to have a long life. They are often passed down for upto 14 generat...

Apr 21 2017, 5:57am CDT

Japanese Scientists Plan to Drill into Earth's Mantle for the First Time

Japanese Scientists Plan to Drill into Earth's Mantle for the First Time

Scientists in Japan have unveiled their ambitious plan to drill through the ocean floor and into the Earth's mantle....

Apr 12 2017, 1:12am CDT

Scientists are Developing a Vaccine for Acne

Scientists are Developing a Vaccine for Acne

Researchers are hoping to soon test the vaccine on humans...

Apr 8 2017, 3:01pm CDT

French Scientists are Offering Volunteers $17000 to Lie in Bed for Two Months and Do Nothing

French Scientists are Offering Volunteers $17000 to Lie in Bed for Two Months and Do Nothing

The experiment is designed to study the effects of microgravity on human body...

Apr 6 2017, 1:50pm CDT

Scientists Confirm Mysterious Alien Radio Bursts are Coming From Space

Scientists Confirm Mysterious Alien Radio Bursts are Coming From Space

Speculation has been rife and continues regarding FRBs (Fast Radio Bursts) being enigmatic signals sent by aliens from outer sp...

Apr 3 2017, 1:09pm CDT

Scientists Grow Super Potato in Mars-like Conditions

Scientists Grow Super Potato in Mars-like Conditions

Scientists in Peru use a simulator that mimics the harsh conditions on the Red Planet to successfully grow a small potato plant...

Apr 1 2017, 8:34am CDT

New Discovery Allows Scientists to Produce Unlimited Blood Supply

Immortal Stem Cells Allow Scientists to Produce Unlimited Blood Supply

Researchers have generated the first immortalized cell lines which allow larger-scale production of red blood cells...

Mar 26 2017, 9:53am CDT

Scientists Find Brain Circuit That Drives Pleasure

Scientists Find Brain Circuit That Drives Pleasure

Researchers seem to have identified the “feel good” center of the human brain....

Mar 23 2017, 6:24am CDT

Scientists Make New Material Using Scotch Tape and Laser Beams to Improve LED Screens

Scientists Make New Material Using Scotch Tape and Laser Beams to Improve LED Screens

Scientists are to create improved LED screens via new stuff that has been derived from scotch tape and lasers....

Mar 17 2017, 12:32pm CDT

Scientists Find Genes That Helped Primitive Humans Adapt to New Food

Scientists Find Genes That Helped Primitive Humans Adapt to New Food

The researchers have identified certain genes that enabled primitive man to get acclimatized to novel foods as humanity spread...

Mar 17 2017, 12:14pm CDT

Scientists find earliest intact mushroom fossils

Scientists find earliest intact mushroom fossils

 Researchers from China, New Zealand and the US have found four intact mushroom fossils, sources said on Friday.The four,...

Mar 17 2017, 2:37am CDT

Scientists Discover Oldest Plant Fossil on Earth

Scientists Discover Oldest Plant Fossil on Earth

Researchers have uncovered fossil remains of 1.6 billion year old red algae and they could represent the oldest plant fossil ev...

Mar 15 2017, 4:45am CDT