Scientists suspect that type-Be 'vampire' stars grow by preying on their smaller companions. New research suggests there may be an important third player in these systems.
When supermassive black holes barrel toward collision, they can reach speeds of up to 1/10th the speed of light, new research suggests.
Helium is the simplest element in the periodic table with more than one particle in its nucleus, yet state of the art theory and experiments on it don't add up.
A new study shows metformin can diminish risk of developing long COVID by more than 40% in overweight and obese patients.
At least one Medici was plagued by a deadly strain of malaria, analysis of organ tissue from the Medici family tomb reveals.
A new analysis of chaos in the solar system reveals how planetary collisions are avoided over billions of years.
After a mild concussion, parts of the brain can become "hyperconnected," and this may contribute to patients' long-lasting symptoms.
Researchers replicated the classic double slit experiment using lasers, but their slits are in time not space.
A systematic review of conspiracy theory interventions shows that most traditional approaches have little impact, but certain alternatives show promise.
The connections between different regions of the brain responsible for language processing depend on which language you grew up with.