• Follow us


Breaking Science News |

Astrophysicists May Have Found Evidence of Long-Sought Axions 2021-01-19 15:12:17First theorized in the 1970s, axions are hypothetical particles that were proposed to preserve a time-reversal symmetry of the nuclear force. These pa

250-Million-Year-Old Archosauriform Footprints Found in Italy 2021-01-19 13:02:42Paleontologists in Italy have discovered an assemblage of fossil footprints left by an Early Triassic archosauriform. The archosauriform footprints we

Physicists Propose New Way to Extract Energy from 2021-01-19 11:51:20Spinning black holes store rotational energy that can be extracted; when a black hole is immersed in an externally supplied magnetic field, reconnecti

Super-Puff Exoplanet WASP-107b is Even Stranger than Thought 2021-01-19 10:22:32With a mass of 1.8 Neptune masses and a radius of Jupiter, WASP-107b presents a challenge to planet formation theories. WASP-107 is a highly active K-

Alien Debris Passed through Solar System in 2017, 2021-01-18 15:07:15Professor Abraham (Avi) Loeb of Harvard University believes that 1I/2017 U1 ‘Oumuamua, a fast moving, cigar-shaped object of extrasolar origin d

Archaeologists Find Traces of Tobacco, Mexican Marigold in 2021-01-18 14:07:37A team of archaeologists from the United States and Mexico have detected mixtures of tobacco and a non-tobacco plant called the Mexican marigold (Tage

TESS Confirms Sub-Saturn Exoplanet in Triple-Star System KOI-5 2021-01-18 11:39:35Shortly after NASA’s Kepler mission began operations back in 2009, it identified what was thought to be a planet about the size of Neptune. Call

Volta’s Electric Eels Hunt in Packs 2021-01-18 09:34:41New observations made near the mouth of a small lake on the banks of the Iriri River in Brazil’s state of Pará show Volta’s electri

Hubble Snaps Image of Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2021-01-18 04:55:54Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have produced a spectacularly detailed image of the central region of NGC 4535. NGC 4535 resides

Well-Preserved Fossil of Jurassic-Period Shark Unearthed in Germany 2021-01-15 16:58:29An international team of paleontologists from Austria and Switzerland has uncovered an exceptionally well-preserved skeleton of Asteracanthus ornatiss

Hubble Observes Young Supernova Remnant in Small Magellanic 2021-01-15 14:42:19A massive star exploded in the Small Magellanic Cloud between 2,000 and 1,000 years ago and left behind an expanding, gaseous remnant called 1E 0102.2

Dire Wolves Split from Living Canids 5.7 Million 2021-01-15 13:08:58Dire wolves (Canis dirus) are considered to be one of the most common and widespread large carnivores in Pleistocene America, yet relatively little is

All DiscoverMagazine.com

Why Did Early Humans Leave Africa? New! 2021-01-21 15:20:00Homo sapiens have always been on the move. But the traditional out-of-Africa story explains that H. sapiens evolved in Africa and then migrated in a w

The Best Cookware, According to Science New! 2021-01-21 13:00:00Should you opt for ceramic, cast iron, nonstick, or something else? Here's a guide to choosing pots and pans that will get the job done — and c

Lava Lakes, Lava Flows, Lava Domes New! 2021-01-21 13:00:00Lava can take many forms, all based on what is in it. Three volcanoes are currently showcasing different varieties of lava in spectacular fashion.

Red Dwarf Starlight Used to Grow Photosynthesizing Bacteria New! 2021-01-21 11:15:00Extremophiles grown under a starlight simulator suggest that exoplanets orbiting red dwarf stars may have conditions ripe for photosynthesis, say rese

A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Dreaming Animals 2021-01-20 12:10:00It seems that animals dream, based on similar sleep patterns in humans. But, this dreaming may be different than ours.

How One Million Volunteers Could One Day Revolutionize 2021-01-19 12:30:00A bold NIH program promises groundbreaking insights into some of the nation’s deadliest diseases. Researchers want hundreds of thousands of volu

Your Microbiome Isn't Shaped Just By What You 2021-01-19 12:00:00Exercise, cannabis use and antidepressants all seem to influence the bacteria in your gut. Scientists are evaluating how these factors affect your ove

Why Was the Pyramid of the Sun Built? 2021-01-19 11:50:00This question is at the heart of the biggest mysteries surrounding Teotihuacan's towering monument.

Can a Dream Warn You About Cancer? 2021-01-19 09:30:00Prodromal dreaming, or the idea that dreams can alert us to a health problem before it’s clinically diagnosed, isn’t a widely accepted the

Top 10 Best LLC Formation & Incorporation Services 2021-01-19 01:00:00Looking for the best LLC service on the market? Look no further since we have a list of the best LLC formation services in 2021.

25 Best CBD Oils to Buy Right Now 2021-01-19 01:00:00

Meticore Reviews - Scam Complaints or Weight Loss 2021-01-19 00:00:00

NYT > Science

Emerging Coronavirus Variants May Pose Challenges to Vaccines 2021-01-20 19:59:30Laboratory studies of mutations circulating in South Africa suggest they may dodge some of the body’s immune responses.

Biden, in a Burst of Climate Orders, Rejoins 2021-01-20 19:06:02The president also canceled the Keystone XL pipeline and ordered federal agencies to begin the process of reinstating environmental regulations revers

An Ancient Form of European Money: Bronze Rings, 2021-01-20 17:58:06Because the objects had a standardized weight, scientists suggest they were a form of currency used some 3,500 years ago.

Hahn Resigns as F.D.A. Commissioner; Woodcock Named Interim 2021-01-20 15:40:38The Biden administration has yet to name a permanent chief of the Food and Drug Administration, amid a deep review of potential treatments and vaccine

Your Cat Isn’t Just Getting High Off Catnip 2021-01-20 14:00:10A new study hints that plants like catnip and silver vine may also protect your feline friend from mosquitoes.

A ‘Nerve Center’ for Climate in the Biden 2021-01-20 12:50:51President Joseph R. Biden Jr. brings with him the largest team of climate change experts ever assembled in the White House, and action on global warmi

Missing: One Black Hole With 10 Billion Solar 2021-01-20 10:05:14One of the biggest galaxies in the universe seems to lack its dark centerpiece.

NASA's Decision for S.L.S. Moon Rocket: Test Again, 2021-01-19 20:39:10The booster of the Space Launch System was in good condition after a test was cut short, officials said.

New California Variant May Be Driving Virus Surge 2021-01-19 19:42:10Researchers found that the variant originated in California and showed up in more than half of samples tested last week by researchers in Los Angeles.

Court Voids a ‘Tortured’ Trump Climate Rollback 2021-01-19 19:40:39The ruling strikes down weak rules for coal-burning power plants and gives the Biden administration a freer hand to impose tighter restrictions.

Why Medical Tourism Is Drawing Patients, Even in 2021-01-19 18:47:50The coronavirus pandemic has devastated medical tourism, but pent-up demand remains for affordable treatment in foreign lands.

Could a Small Test Screen People for Covid-19? 2021-01-19 17:49:35A new modeling study hints that odor-based screens could quash outbreaks. But some experts are skeptical it would work in the real world.

Latest Science News --

Squeezing a rock-star material could make it stable New! 2021-01-21 15:10:00A promising lead halide perovskite is great at converting sunlight to electricity, but it breaks down at room temperature. Now scientists have discove

Designing customized 'brains' for robots New! 2021-01-21 15:09:58Researchers have developed an automated way to design customized hardware that speeds up a robot's operation. The system, called robomorphic computin

Spitting Cobra venom reveals how evolution often finds New! 2021-01-21 15:09:54A study of spitting cobras reveals how a combination of venom components have evolved to create an instantly painful venom, not once, but on three sep

A closer look at T cells reveals big New! 2021-01-21 15:09:52How long does immunity to SARS-CoV-2 last following infection? Researchers have uncovered an interesting clue. Their new study suggests that people wi

Study finds genetic clues to pneumonia risk and New! 2021-01-21 15:09:44Researchers have identified genetic factors that increase the risk for developing pneumonia and its severe, life-threatening consequences.

Why older adults must go to the front New! 2021-01-21 15:09:38A new global, mathematical modeling study shows that in most cases prioritizing older adults for COVID-19 vaccines saves the most lives. It also found

COVID-19 infection in immunodeficient patient cured by infusing New! 2021-01-21 15:09:27Under FDA emergency-use authorization, doctors successfully resolved COVID-19 in a seriously ill, immunodeficient woman using a very high-neutralizing

Survey: Frequent reports of missed medical care in New! 2021-01-21 13:22:51Two out of five individuals delayed or missed medical care in the early phase of the pandemic -- from March through mid-July 2020.

Randomized trials could help to return children safely New! 2021-01-21 13:22:31Schools are closing again in response to surging levels of COVID-19 infection, but staging randomized trials when students eventually return could hel

Early humans used chopping tools to break animal New! 2021-01-21 13:21:29Researchers found that stone tools of the type known as 'chopping tools' were used to break open the bones of animals. Tools of this type were used

Using VR training to boost our sense of New! 2021-01-21 13:21:27Patients with motor dysfunctions are on the rise across Japan as its population continues to age. A researcher has developed a new method of rehabilit

Hope for a vaccination against Staphylococcus areus infections? New! 2021-01-21 13:21:18With an epitope-based immunization, scientists have described a new vaccination strategy against Staphylococcus aureus.