By understanding the secret of how lizards regenerate their tails, researchers may be able to develop ways to stimulate the regeneration of limbs in humans. Now, a team of researchers from Arizona Sta
In the ocean, fish can be defenseless without some ingenious strategies. Some can make themselves transparent; others do it with mirrors.
This creative dad teaches his children about science and sci-fi with one of America's favorite breakfast treats. Now, please pass the syrup.
Brunch for geeks is now even more impressive with this open-source PancakeBot that makes elaborate pancake designs.
Coral reefs: fragile, delicate, and in danger? Actually coral reefs can be the first line in defence against incoming storms, reducing the power of incoming waves by 97%, even during hurricane-force winds…
Even though a blue whale is much heavier than a tuna, the mammal consumes less energy per unit weight than the fish when…
A team of researchers looking for oil and gas deposits beneath the seafloor off the western coast of southern Africa has found four large 'fish-falls' on the seabed: the carcasses of one whale shark and three mobulid rays. Finding vertebrate carcasse...
Slow, wave-like contractions -- resembling those of a human heartbeat -- in a starlet sea anemone polyp. Credit: Tim Jegla.
Dolphins and whales lost four of their five primary tastes after diverging from land mammals
We could see physical matter created out of nothing but light within 12 months if a new particle collider works as posited.
Sea turtles are likely to be beneficiaries of a warming climate as hotter incubation conditions trigger a rising share of female hatchlings that could lift natural rates of population growth, new research to be published in Nature Climate Change on M...
"Active learning" boosts grades, reduces failure rates in undergraduate STEM classes, concludes major review
These chemical reaction GIFs will remind you of how some truly strange stuff can happen with even the most basic of elements.