The world’s largest fish swim to the surface to warm up, after diving for extended periods at chilly depths of hundreds of meters.
A white whale known as NOC was able to imitate the sound of human voices even though cetaceans make sounds in a totally different way.
Dung beetles use their food as a mobile thermal refuge in the desert, according to a new Swedish-South African study.
Felix Baumgartner’s intrepid mission to break the speed of sound has been rescheduled for 8 a.m. ET (12 p.m. GMT) this Sunday, Oct. 14.
Dogs that went through through the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, triggered by the massive 9.0-magnitude earthquake in Japan last year, tended to have symptoms similar to [...]
A new study has shown Jurassic Park couldn’t happen in real life, because fossilized DNA can’t survive for more than about 6.8 million years.
New research by Australian mathematicians has shown that Albert Einstein’s special theory of relativity can be extrapolated beyond the speed of light.
Felix Baumgartner will skydive from 23 miles (36.5 km) above the Earth at 8:30 a.m. ET (12:30 p.m. GMT) today, Oct. 9.
Lack of sleep adversely affects learning and memory, and people with Alzheimer’s disease have impaired sleep.
A scientist and an artist have teamed up with a metal-tolerant bacterium called Cupriavidus metallidurans to produce gold nuggets in a glass bioreactor.