Two new subatomic particles have popped up at the world's largest atom smasher.
A mysterious glowing worm has been discovered lighting up the soil in the Peruvian rainforest.
Replicas of the human heart that are made on 3D printers could help save babies' lives, new research suggests.
Knowing what time it is down to the very last sliver of a second is easy but only if you happen to have an atomic clock in your pocket.
Toxic spiders have a terrible reputation.
A major pathway of the human brain involved in visual perception, attention and movement and overlooked by many researchers for more than a century is finally getting its...
A woolly mammoth carcass recently unearthed in Siberia could be the best hope yet for scientists aiming to clone the massive, long-extinct beast.
The United States and China surprised climate-policy watchers this week by announcing a rare accord to cut carbon pollution.
When a pair of fishermen waded into the frigid waters of the southern Baltic Sea about 5,000 years ago, they probably didn't realize that the shifting seabed beneath their...
A new species of gecko has been found living among the crumbling remains of an old French fort in northern Madagascar.