Scientists find new ways to measure the infinitesimally small fluctuations that exist in a vacuum.
Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer
Nanostructure similar to moth eyes could help cut reflections on smartphone screens.
Study shows how collective cooperation can develop in systems even when benefits are not obvious to individuals.
The signal, from two merging black holes 3 billion light-years away, is the most distant observation yet.
Computer model suggests nomads may be more likely than settlers to absorb new words, but linguists remain skeptical.
Theoretical physicists contemplate the seemingly impossible situation of a point in space-time where gravity goes to infinity.
Origami’s easier, less complicated cousin.
From architects to nano-engineers, people are exploring the geometries within the ancient art of papercutting to find their next big idea.
NASA prepares to replace the twin satellites, named GRACE, that have monitored Earth's droughts, glacial retreats and sea level rise for the last 15 years.
New analysis of hydrothermal plumes on Enceladus reveals the presence of conditions that could potentially sustain life underneath its icy surface.
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