Many of the vacated positions remain unfilled.
For a century, scientists have relied on a fundamental assumption about the brain's neurons. New research shows it's wrong.
The pain is real but the blame is misplaced.
We've looked for anti-aging secrets in short-lived organisms from worms to yeast, but the killifish is a vertebrate, making it a much better analog to humans.
New species of grass tastes delicious, Australian scientists accidentally discover.
Pruitt wanted to "promote fresh perspectives."
Watch scientists show off their goofy side—and learn something new at the same time.
Normal matter makes up just five percent of the universe, but we can only see about 2.5 percent of it.
Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne win for "decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves."
The algorithm they created can analyze if bacterial spores are anthrax in less than a second.
"There's this symbolism that's built in with eclipses about...things coming to a close," says one astrologer.
Scientists announce most detailed description of a GRB to date, shedding light on black holes.
The transmission likely comes from a human technology.
Researchers hope Ugandan farmers will be growing pro-vitamin A bananas by 2021.
People who use a phone are less attentive toward obstacles, a study shows.
Researchers say data shows enormous floods to be more common than previously thought, posing a great threat to communities near dams in Colorado, California.