November 24th, 2017
12:29 PM
The world’s first dog pictures, and looking at the planet from a quantum perspective
November 22nd, 2017
08:10 PM
This robot made of algae can swim through your body—thanks to magnets
08:10 PM
Watch these whales exfoliate their way to healthy skin—by rubbing on rocks
07:18 PM
Lightning can trigger nuclear reactions, creating rare atomic isotopes
06:52 PM
This scientist is quashing a leading theory for liquid water on Mars—but he still thinks life could exist
03:24 PM
Armed with tough computer chips, scientists are ready to return to the hell of Venus
02:06 PM
How to science up your Thanksgiving dinner
01:33 AM
Why lefties have the upper hand in sports
November 21st, 2017
06:10 PM
Drilling in Arctic refuge could put North America’s largest caribou herd at risk
06:28 AM
Does a sea of viruses inside our body help keep us healthy?
November 20th, 2017
10:39 PM
Director of HHS scientific fraud office is out after stormy 2-year tenure
09:21 PM
This fly survives a deadly lake by encasing itself in a bubble. Here’s how it makes it
09:21 PM
European Medicines Agency will move to Amsterdam
08:29 PM
United Kingdom promises another shot of cash for R&D
08:29 PM
Trump proposes farm research cuts to pay for storm aid
07:37 PM
Updated: For the first time, astronomers are tracking a distant visitor streaking through our solar system
November 18th, 2017
02:19 PM
Fragile polar weather satellite system could be bolstered by microwave-sensing CubeSats
November 17th, 2017
11:08 PM
Breaking: Boston University concludes geologist sexually harassed student
10:42 PM
Everything you ever wanted to know about perovskite, Earth’s most abundant type of mineral—that we almost never see
10:42 PM
Exclusive: Boston University concludes geologist sexually harassed student
09:24 PM
GM banana shows promise against deadly fungus strain
08:58 PM
Top stories: Earliest images of dogs, contemplating a meatless United States, and candidates for life on alien worlds
05:56 PM
When oxygen disappeared, early marine animals really started evolving
03:20 PM
This scientist wants your help tracking mosquitoes—and all you need is a cellphone
12:10 AM
Cancer immunotherapy company tries to explain deaths in recent trial
November 16th, 2017
11:44 PM
Astronomers relieved as U.S. funding agency moves to keep Arecibo telescope operating
09:08 PM
Preventing psychosis and the evolution—or not—of written language
08:16 PM
Four billion passenger pigeons vanished. Their large population may have been what did them in
06:58 PM
Scientists are learning to predict psychosis years in advance—and possibly prevent it
06:32 PM
New painkillers could thwart opioids' fatal flaw
02:38 PM
These may be the world’s first images of dogs—and they’re wearing leashes
02:38 PM
Why written languages look alike the world over
12:46 AM
A human has been injected with gene editing tools to cure his disabling disease. Here’s what you need to know
November 15th, 2017
11:54 PM
NIH institute directors stand firm on not renewing focused firearm research program
08:26 PM
Mutation in blood clotting gene may extend human life span
08:26 PM
Powerful new cancer drugs are saving lives, but can also ignite diabetes or other autoimmune conditions
07:08 PM
How taming cows and horses sparked inequality across the ancient world
07:08 PM
City trees grow more quickly than their rural cousins. Here’s why
12:12 PM
This exoplanet could be a better candidate for life than Proxima b
01:22 AM
What makes a happy song? Chances are it has more seventh chords
12:04 AM
Massive U.S. defense bill includes a bevy of research-related provisions
November 14th, 2017
06:26 PM
New California telescope aims to catch quickly moving celestial events
06:26 PM
Phase-shifting computer memory could herald the next generation of RAM
12:15 AM
These mussels could be key to decontaminating New York City’s dirty waters
November 13th, 2017
09:39 PM
What would happen if all Americans went vegan?
09:13 PM
This 8000-year-old jar holds traces of what may be Eurasia’s oldest wine
November 10th, 2017
11:04 PM
Top stories: Creating the perfect wave—with science—and saving sick kids with gene-edited skin
10:38 PM
This ‘dolphin lineup’ suggests you can ID cetaceans just by their faces
08:28 PM
Why do some bridges wobble? Blame the way pedestrians walk on them
08:28 PM
This fabric can give you your own personal climate-control system
07:36 PM
Glacier-mapping drone soars to nearly 5000 meters, setting a record
November 9th, 2017
09:56 PM
Randomizing the news for science, transplanting genetically engineered skin, and the ethics of experimental brain implants
08:12 PM
Asia is the cradle of almost every cholera epidemic, genome studies show
08:12 PM
Small news outlets influence us more than we think
06:28 PM
When danger is afoot, these pigeons sound a warning call—with their feathers
02:08 PM
Lab-grown 'minibrains' are revealing what makes humans special
November 8th, 2017
10:59 PM
A new ‘accelerator’ aims to bring big science to psychology
10:33 PM
A surfer and a scientist teamed up to create the perfect wave
08:49 PM
Daytime wounds heal more quickly than those suffered at night
07:31 PM
A boy with a rare disease gets new skin, thanks to gene-corrected stem cells
01:17 AM
Ancient lizardlike creature bridged gap between land and sea
01:17 AM
Watch this sheep spot a celebrity almost as well as a human can
12:19 AM
Giant radio telescope lends a hand in Puerto Rico relief
12:19 AM
The North Atlantic right whale faces extinction
November 7th, 2017
07:00 PM
Trump’s agriculture department reverses course on biotech rules
07:00 PM
Duck bill’s sensitive touch develops in the egg
12:39 AM
Court demands that search engines and internet service providers block Sci-Hub
12:10 AM
Trump's agriculture department reverses course on biotech rules
November 6th, 2017
11:12 PM
Duck bill's sensitive touch develops in the egg
09:16 PM
Duckbill's sensitive touch develops in the egg
09:16 PM
Ancient animal and human bone cuts could be the work of crocodile teeth instead of early butchers
06:51 PM
Watch a rigged game of tug-of-war inside the egg cells of mammals
05:24 PM
​When dinosaurs went extinct, many animals literally came out of the dark
12:58 AM
Lamar Smith, the departing head of the House science panel, will leave a controversial and complicated legacy
November 3rd, 2017
08:44 PM
Top stories: Dancing Ph.D. students and unearthing the Great Pyramid’s secrets—with cosmic rays