A team of physicists has devised a simple way to measure the duration of a bizarre phenomenon called quantum tunneling.
In this special episode of Life's Little Mysteries, we'll give you the latest news and answer frequently asked questions about the new coronavirus and COVID-19.
Authorities finally identified the culprit responsible for the mysterious disappearance of dozens of shoes from a German neighborhood.
Today's humans carry the genes of an ancient, unknown ancestor, left there by hominin species intermingling perhaps a million years ago.
The death strike of a Cretaceous "hell ant" from 99 million years ago is preserved in amber, revealing how these demonic-looking ants hunted.
President Donald Trump took to Twitter Wednesday (Aug. 5) to announce that he brought NASA back from being "Closed & Dead."
These strange, long-necked Triassic beasts were able to coexist because they chowed down on different prey.
A new experiment on ultra-rare astatine could open the door to cancer treatments and new research into super-heavy atoms.
But few "gold standard" trials have been completed on the therapy, so take the results with a grain of salt.
If the coronavirus "hides out" in seemingly recovered individuals, it could explain lingering symptoms of COVID-19 or pose a risk for transmission of infection to others even after recovery.