On Aug. 17, scientists were treated to detections confirming the first measurement of a neutron star merger and its explosive aftermath.
A group of teenaged students from Cambridge, Ont., is hunting for new subatomic particles at the home of the world's largest atom smasher this week. They hope to turn up what particle physics PhDs have been unable find after decades of searching.
China might not have the lead in research but its application of secure networks is leading the way.
The goal of new 'nano-warming' technology is to make more organs and tissue available for transplant.
A team of researchers won a NASA Invention of the Year Award for a new process creating boron nitride nanotubes, a promising new material that could help NASA on its journey to Mars.
Professor Stephen Hawking backs a project to send spaceships to another solar system within a generation
The results pave the way to developing ultra-high-speed quantum computers and strengthening the security of communication.
Nano-silver products are the overwhelmingly most incorporated nanomaterial in consumer products, commonly used as a powerful antimicrobial agent.
With the help of 3D printers, doctors can now produce an FDA-cleared replica of a patient's missing skull or jawbone.
Unlike any other life on Earth, these extraordinary bacteria use energy in its purest form – they eat and breathe electrons – and they are everywhere
Vern Brownell explains how D-Wave Systems is pushing the boundaries of computing
Newly discovered specimens support a more ancient origin for viruses, perhaps all the way back to the origins of life.
Physicists Hack the Uncertainty Principle to See an Ion Wiggle (WIRED)
Millions of tons of the world’s plastic waste could be turned into clean fuels, other products through chemical conversion – Purdue University News
‘CRISPR Babies’ Scientist Faked Ethical Reviews, Say Chinese Authorities
The Mighty Power of Nanomaterials: Crash Course Engineering #23
Tiny Particle Accelerator-On-A-Chip Could Transform Medicine, Scientists Say
“These could revolutionize the world” — Pint cracks code to cheap, small carbon nanotubes
Korean Researchers Develop Device That Can Control Speed of Light
How to understand one of Stephen Hawking’s final papers – according to an expert
Google Cloud Platform announces new credits program for researchers