Venus, often called Earth’s “evil twin” planet, formed closer to the Sun and has since evolved quite differently from our own ...
Close to two-thirds of Americans believe that U.S. democracy is "in crisis", but true to their partisan form, Democrats and ...
The first map of the "galactic underworld"—a chart of the corpses of once massive suns that have since collapsed into black ...
The researchers, led by the University of Cambridge, used spacecraft laser-altimeter measurements of the shape of the upper ...
Human beings have a conflicted relationship with the sun. People love sunshine, but then get hot. Sweat gets in your eyes.
Living organisms, be they fish or humans, tend to function less well as the temperature around them rises. This is something that many humans have probably experienced on a summer day that is a little ...
The Fine Structure Constant is one the strangest numbers in all of physics. It’s the job of physicists to worry about numbers ...
Decarbonizing the United States by the year 2050, as many policymakers advocate and a strong majority of Americans support, would likely be the most challenging infrastructure overhaul in the history ...
You may have heard about the longevity diet, and its promise of an extended life span – but what exactly is it and is it any ...
Scientific study of human evolution historically reassured us of a comforting order to things. It has painted humans as as ...
We spend a third of our lives asleep. And a quarter of our time asleep is spent dreaming. So, for the average person alive in ...
Close to fifty countries are imposing total or partial bans on sales of new internal combustion engine vehicles in the next twenty years. Sweden is one of the earliest set to do so, with a total ban t ...