The newly-discovered Kepler 186f planet is nearly identical to our planet in some key ways. The planet is one of the closest in size to Earth that has been discovered, and it is also the right distance from its sun to be in the “habitable zone”.
A study finds that air pollution from Asia directly affects the storm pattern over the Pacific Ocean. Researchers further speculate that this could be driving freak winter weather in North America.
This Tuesday, a total Moon eclipse will turn the Moon copper red. It’s called a blood moon, and this one is just the first in a series of four consecutive total eclipses.
Scientists announced today that four women received lab-grown vaginas between 2005 and 2008. According to their doctors, all of the patients are doing quite well.
A team of scientists has announced that they were able to construct a heavily modified yeast chromosome from scratch.
When Japanese researchers announced they devised a way to force adult cells to become embryonic-style stem cells, the scientific world was abuzz. But now, one of the authors announced they failed to replicate the technique.
A new blood test can predict Alzheimer’s three years in advance. This analyzes the concentration of 10 chemicals and is 93% accurate.
Most people feel something when they hear a song, but there are some that do not feel anything, neuroscientist Josep Marco-Pallerés from the University of Barcelona says.