The Discovery Files
A new technology concept could provide companies with a more effective way to control termites.
The first numerical radar simulator to study the scattering of debris particles in tornadoes.
Deprived of oxygen, naked mole rats can survive by metabolizing fructose just as plants do.
A groundbreaking process to successfully rewarm large-scale animal heart valves discovered.
Researchers turn to the vascular system of plants to solve a major bioengineering problem.
Researchers have developed a way to neutralize deadly snake venom more cheaply and effectively.
Invasive species are known to threaten biodiversity by bringing in new diseases.
Cognitive psychologists are the first to link human's long-term visual memory with how things move.
A new study reveals new information on how the human brain stores and maintains short-term memories.
Physics equations developed to precisely describe the interactions of atoms and molecules.
When a student in a study watched a video of someone else's hand being touched, she felt the touch.
A team of researchers has developed a way to manufacture microscale machines from biomaterials.
Scientists have found clues to how they use small chains of amino acids to feed on soybean roots.
Linking anonymous web browsing histories with social media profiles for a person's online behavior.
A process using human stem cells can generate the cells that cover the external surface of a heart.
Orange puffball sea sponges might seem unlikely paragons of structural strength.
The next time you place your coffee order, imagine slapping onto your to-go cup a sticker.
Neuroscience experts have taken inspiration from the human brain in creating a new learning method
Atlantic killifish living in four polluted East Coast estuaries turn out to be remarkably resilient.
A new study aimed to determine whether children's math skills at ages four and five could predict th