A star that’s being “spaghettified” has been observed by astronomers. The star’s long strands can be seen wrapped around a black hole like yarn around a ball.
A new deep-learning approach to predict earthquake shaking could lead to better warnings of where and when shaking will occur.
A giant sequoia tree in California's Sequoia National Park is still smoldering months after devastating wildfires hit the region last summer.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched 60 Starlink internet satellites into orbit early Sunday (May 9) and stuck a landing in a record 10th flight.
On Monday, the Food and Drug Administration extended emergency approval for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to include adolescents.
The relatively rare infection, called mucormycosis, usually occurs in those with weakened immune systems.
The injured baby whale slipped free from rescuers on Monday morning, and became stranded again after swimming upstream into shallower waters.
A marine worm from waters near Australia has a branching body that divides into multiple posteriors. In other words: It has a lot of butts.
Imaginary numbers have real meaning in the world of quantum mechanics, where they carry information about physical states.
Scientists recently counted the bubbles produced by dissolved carbon dioxide in a glass of poured beer, finding that bubbles can number in the millions.
A man's lack of friends may predict whether he will embrace toxic masculinity, while the presence or absence of a male role model early in life isn't a factor.
A never-ending detonation could be the key to hypersonic flight and space planes that can seamlessly fly from Earth into orbit.
Stratolaunch's Roc carrier plane, which is being groomed to haul hypersonic vehicles aloft, conducted its second-ever test flight Thursday morning (April 29).