Engineers at McGill have invented a new biomimetic technique that can make glass more shatter resistant.
A study suggested that oxidative stress levels in worms during early life can reveal how long the worms will live. But humans are not worms.
These bright meteors are natural and frequent, given Earth as a whole. They are space debris that enter Earth’s atmosphere and burn up due to friction with the air.
Get ready for the spectacular conjunction of the sky’s two brightest nighttime objects – the moon and Venus – on Wednesday morning, February 26.
An experienced astrophotographer offers these two views of the February 24, 2014 moon, with info on settings.
The study, which compared fMRI brain scans of dogs and humans, showed that dogs respond most to sounds from other dogs, and humans to the voices of other humans.
Researchers scanned the brains of jazz musicians while the musicians “traded fours.” Results show common brain circuitry for both music and language.
Early in the morning on February 22, Saturn happened to lie in the moon’s path, and so the moon covered up Saturn, for a time.
Transport yourself to Moscow in winter with this new video from Kirill Neiezhmakov. Worth the trip!
Scientists are still investigating the nature of the mysterious rock, which created a hole in the roof – and interior damage – in a house in Sri Lanka.