The hatching of the 250th California condor chick at the San Diego Zoo marks a notable milestone for a species that narrowly ...
After a short conversation with an artificial intelligence, people’s belief in a conspiracy theory dropped by about 20 per ...
An Arctic-wide survey has found that the permafrost region is emitting more carbon dioxide and methane into the atmosphere ...
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Not long after the last world war, the historian William L. Shirer had this to say about the next world war. It “will be ...
A once-independent bacterium has evolved into an organelle that provides nitrogen to algal cells – an event so rare that ...
Five years ago, a fossil found in the Philippines was determined to be from a new species of hominin called Homo luzonensis.
These soccer-playing robots can respond faster than ones trained in a standard way because they improved their skills via an ...
Bonobos have long been regarded as the peaceful ape, in sharp contrast with violent chimpanzees, but a study based on thousands of hours of observations suggests the real story is more nuanced ...
Embryos seem to have a sensor that picks up when nutrients are scarce, prompting them to pause their development until ...
The physicist Peter Higgs quietly revolutionised quantum field theory, then lived long enough to see the discovery of the ...
About 1.5 billion people worldwide carry a risk of conditions including malnutrition because of parasitic infection, and AI ...