Brain Implant Brings Revolutionary Treatment to Paralyzed Patients

A new lease of life could soon be given to paralyzed people as scientists show how effective a brain implant in a primate can...

Germany Opens New ‘Fake Sun’ Hydrogen Producing Facility

The world's 'largest official sun' has just been exposed over in Julich, Germany in the Synlight building. Spanning an area of 45 feet by...

Move Over Darth Vader as We Get Our Own Death Star Lasers

If you're like me then you spent many hours as a youngster pretending to be Luke Skywalker or Darth Vader running around with those...

Scientists Identify First Ever Supernova by Gravitational Lensing

Scientists at Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory (Berkley Lab) have just discovered a Type la supernova called iPTF16geu that exploded around four billion years ago....

Can Scientists Really Prove That Multiverses are Real?

We've all seen a TV program or movie such as Dr. Who or Star Trek that displays the realms of an alternate universe in...

What Instruments Would You Want With You On a Mission to Europa?

That's the question being asked to scientists as they consider what will be best for the upcoming missions to Jupiter's icy moon, Europa. In...

Another Breakthrough for Cancer Detection in the Form of Liquid Biopsies

New tests are being carried out by researchers in an attempt to develop a new cancer detecting technique in the form of a liquid...

Are Protons Lighter than Believed?

Based on recent experiments, scientists have found that protons, a subatomic particle, is 30 billionths of a percent lighter than previously believed. This new...

How the Universe’s Third Most Common Element is No Longer What it Used to...

Once upon a time, before the formation of several billion stars, the Universe was made up of around 75 percent hydrogen, 25 percent helium,...

Can the Effects of Aging be Reversed by a Simple Protein?

It's something that many people have yearned for, for as long as time's existed - eternal youth (or at least to always look young)....