A form of P. acnes – the bacterium responsible for human acne – reminded these scientists of a Zappa song lyric.
Observers in the northern half of the United States and Canada captured it in photos.
Copernicus broke open the medieval idea of an enclosed, Earth-centered universe. He set the stage for all of modern astronomy.
New research by scientists studying environmental damage from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill explains why crude oil causes heart failure in fish.
A collective robotic intelligence can be created to build large structures using simple rules programmed in a swarm of robots.
Neutrophils are a type of white blood cell. They defend your body against harmful bacteria, by actually ingesting the bacteria … apparently, after a bit of a chase.
What’s that very bright star or planet in the east before sunrise now? It’s the planet Venus, now near its time of greatest brilliancy.
Nature wants love to feel good. Here’s how it works.
Why do we kiss? Well, duh, because it feels good. But why does it feel good?
Thousands are being evacuated on densely populated island of Java. Eruption took place 90 minutes after alert status for volcano was raised to highest level.