The International Astronomical Union has confirmed the existence of three currently unnamed moons — one around Uranus and two orbiting Neptune.
Magma accumulating beneath Svartsengi has reached levels recorded on the eve of previous volcanic eruptions and could burst out imminently, according to the Icelandic Met Office.
The FDA has approved the first drug that can reduce the severity of multiple food allergies at once.
The first-ever 3D model of testicles, made using mouse cells, could improve our understanding of sex development disorders and male infertility.
Many animals have a good sense of smell, but can they smell chemical signals that indicate a person is fearful?
The Mary River turtle has adapted to life underwater after splitting from all other living turtle lineages more than 18 million years ago.
We're getting an extra day on Feb. 29. But why do we need leap years and how did they come about?
People with psychopathic traits often struggle with emotional empathy, but they're usually adept at cognitive empathy and can use this to manipulate people.
Decimal points are at least 150 years older than historians thought, according to newly unearthed notes from Venetian merchant Giovanni Bianchini, who practiced astrology in the 1440s.
Reference Relativity is one of the most famous scientific theories of the 20th century, but how well does it explain the things we see in our daily lives?
We finally understand why blueberries are blue — and the secret lies not in the flesh or skin, but the waxy coating around it.
The reason for copper's unique properties comes down to the configuration of its electrons.
A new technique in quantum storage that operates at room temperature could pave the way for a quantum internet.
Say goodbye to earbuds that break down and create fuzz. New ultrasonic audio chip could lead to digital headphones with better noise-cancelling and spatial audio.