Birds have long been suspected of using Earth’s magnetic field to navigate. A new experiment demonstrates that pigeons do process a magnetic signal.
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Researchers sampled manuscripts from 15th century France and Italy to learn what molecular structures arise in paper as it ages.
Researchers report that Earth’s polar regions are losing 502 billion tons of water annually out of the total amount 536 billion tons lost annually worldwide.
Air travel today mimics the flight of birds. Understanding the flight of winged insects could change the way we move from place to place.
Thanks to the Kepler satellite, we now know of three planets orbiting in double star systems.
Researchers from MIT and Germany have proposed a way to make concentrated solar power arrays more feasible, based on surprising clues left by Nature herself.
Arrests in a $1.5 million scheme to sell stem cell treatments to terminal patients marks a step in the emergence of the controversial stem cell therapies market.