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In the 1950s, “DNA was not DNA. It wasn't clear that it was the genetic material [of life]. So it wasn't a big deal.”
“The one very clear message is that the human-animal relationship is very complicated.”
The worm blobs can contain anywhere from 5 to 50,000 worms.
Welcome to the mammalverse.
In clinical trials, giving an RSV vaccine to pregnant women helped protect those women's infants from severe RSV lung infections.
Astrophysicist Olivia Jones and colleagues used an infrared camera on JWST to look at a region of the Small Magellanic Cloud called NGC 346, where young stars are forming.
A proof-of-concept electronic heart tattoo relies on graphene to act as an ultrathin, flexible pacemaker. In rats, it treated an irregular heartbeat.
Humans must be choosy about what they pay attention to.
In the new experiment, the researchers jiggled a portion of a sapphire crystal in such a way that its atoms moved in two directions at once.
Researchers outfitted stands of mature spruce and beech trees with ultrasound sensors and electrical probes to figure how the species cope with long dry spells.
The laws of physics behave the same just inside the event horizon as just outside it.
To uncover the nuance of what’s happening in the cavern “is mind-blowingly cool.”
“People are not anticipating that they are going to be exposed to a fentanyl, and then they are, and that results in an overdose.”
Thawing permafrost threatens to unleash toxic substances from thousands of industrial sites and other already contaminated sites across the Arctic.
InSight’s clam-shaped seismometer — the Seismic Experiment for Interior Structure, or SEIS — detected seismic waves from Marsquakes and meteorite impacts on the Red Planet up until December 2022.
Imagine if a ripped leather jacket could repair itself instead of needing to be replaced.
Rosalind Franklin wasn’t a victim of data theft, biographers of Watson and Crick say.
A unique experimental forest is giving scientists a glimpse into how climate change may shift these critical ecosystems.
The way this elephant eats bananas (or not) seems to depend on ripeness.
The overall chemical makeup of the tiny galaxy, called the Small Magellanic Cloud, is akin to that of the early universe.
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