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Of more than 140,000 Twitter users who announced they were moving to Mastodon, just 1.6 per cent have actually quit Elon Musk ...
A complete map of the neurons inside the brain of a fruit fly larva is the largest example of a whole-brain "connectome", and ...
There is more melted rock under Yellowstone Caldera – a volcano in Wyoming – than was previously estimated, but that doesn’t ...
The James Webb Space Telescope and the Keck Observatory in Hawaii have watched clouds changing shape in the sky of Titan, ...
An experimental HIV vaccine led to antibodies against the virus in 35 out of 36 volunteers, but whether this offers ...
A spacecraft equipped with a "sail" made from plasma could build up speed by repeatedly crossing the boundary at the edge of ...
A cheap powder can help treat wastewater by rapidly absorbing microscopic bits of plastic pollution – and because it is also ...
In a small trial, an experimental medicine was 100 per cent effective at ridding the parasite that causes sleeping sickness ...
Superconductivity, fractional charges and magnetic vortices are just some of the weird quantum phenomena lurking in materials ...
Before Mars dried up, an asteroid slammed into one of its oceans and caused a colossal megatsunami, and now researchers have found the crater where it hit ...
Slate plaques from about 5000 years ago engraved with images of what look like owls may have been children’s artwork rather ...