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Big Gravitational-Wave Astronomy Discussion All Set To Take Place

A number of the world’s top scientists will be coming together very shortly to discuss developments in gravitational-wave astronomy. LIGO, Virgo, and 70 observatories...
Scientists Discover Nearly 80 Exoplanet Candidates in NASA’s K2 Mission

Scientists Discover Nearly 80 Exoplanet Candidates in NASA’s K2 Mission

K2 is the given to the follow-up mission to NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope. Upon analyzing data retrieved from the mission, scientists discovered nearly 80...
Are New Mars Rocks Shielding Secrets about Alien Life 4 Billion Years Ago?

Are New Mars Rocks Shielding Secrets about Alien Life 4 Billion Years Ago?

Rocks enriched with iron have been found formed in lake beds near an ancient lake site on the Red Planet. Research suggests these rocks...

Researchers Get One Step Closer to Understanding Type la Supernovae

A supernova is the explosion of a star, and the bigger the star, the bigger the explosion. The most famous of these supernovae may...

Staying In vs. Going Out: How Technology Has Changed Our Habits

Chances are, you're probably reading this article on a phone or tablet (but greetings to our computer users too). And we'd be very surprised...

Researchers Discover Link Between Bacterial Levels and Breast Cancer

Differences in the bacterial composition of breast tissue have been revealed by researchers at Cleveland Clinic while studying the tissue of healthy women vs....

Swiss Researchers Create Batteries Out of Waste Graphite

A team of Swiss researchers led by Maksym Kovalenko has bought a whole new meaning to the phrase low-cost battery as they set out...

Help Comes in the Form of Biosensors for Cystic Fibrosis Patients

A new biosensor tool’s been developed by Imperial researchers that lights up when any harmful bacteria is detected in the lung.  Biosensors have been...

Researchers Get a Much Closer Look at Exoplanets Thanks to New Telescope Attachment

Studying the universe and beyond is no easy task, given that everything is so far away and astronomers are grateful for any help they...

Researchers Get One Step Closer to Understanding Type la Supernovae

A supernova is the explosion of a star, and the bigger the star, the bigger the explosion.  The most famous of these supernovae may...