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Different states and different countries have never fully agreed on the procedure for determining brain death.
Today's humans carry the genes of an ancient, unknown ancestor, left there by hominin species intermingling perhaps a million years ago.
NASA's Mars Perseverance launch, set for Thursday, July 30, will send a new rover to the Red Planet to search for ancient habitable environments and microbial life.
An Egyptian woman who was mummified with her mouth open in a silent scream probably died of a heart attack, new research finds.
Hungarian scientists accidentally created a hybrid of a Russian sturgeon and an American paddlefish, leading to a long-nosed "sturddlefish" baby.
In 2012, Peter Turchin made a bold prediction: The United States was on track for a chaotic, violent 2020.
A SARS-CoV-2 variant has taken over the world, but it's not clear whether the coronavirus mutation is highly transmissible or just lucky.
The age groups most likely to face severe illness and death from COVID-19 aren't more willing to take preventive measures against coronavirus, an international study finds.
Scientists may finally understand the mysterious transition behind a century-old chemistry experiment involving metals.
Scientists aren't sure if space junk or a meteor caused a brilliant blue fireball seen across Western Australia.
A new calculation posits that there are 36 intelligent alien civilizations sharing the Milky Way with humanity today, but it relies on some big assumptions.
Attorney General Bill Barr attempted to downplay the clearing of peaceful protestors in Washington, D.C.
Though the issues brought up by this week's George Floyd protests run deep, there is evidence that certain policy changes can lead to less violent police departments.
Face masks are an effective method for containing the spread of the virus, used along with staying six feet apart from other people.
Amid an uncertain weather forecast, SpaceX successfully launched two NASA astronauts toward the International Space Station today (May 30).
European satellites are investigating the development of two distinct weak points within the South Atlantic Anomaly of Earth's magnetic field.