Ancient Mesopotamians created the world’s first animal hybrids 4,500 years ago

Ancient Mesopotamians created the world’s first animal hybrids 4,500 years ago

A donkey-ass hybrid in Bronze Age Mesopotamia stands as the earliest recorded instance of human-bred hybrid animals, a new study......

How magnetism was discovered and when the first magnets were made

How magnetism was discovered and when the first magnets were made

The phenomenon known as magnetism was very likely observed by our ancestors long before civilizations appeared. In ancient......

A pre-Sapiens hominin species used meaningful symbols over 200,000 ago

A pre-Sapiens hominin species used meaningful symbols over 200,000 ago

Fresh scientific evidence has emerged that intentional burials and the use of symbols by other hominins hundreds of thousands of......

Study finds delicious food to be linked to Alzheimer’s disease

Study finds delicious food to be linked to Alzheimer’s disease

A recent study, published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and conducted by researchers at Bond University has established a......

Scientists in Iceland will drill down for a magma chamber to extract its power

Scientists in Iceland will drill down for a magma chamber to extract its power

Iceland is known for its gorgeous volcanic geysers and lava bleeding mountains, which attract a big deal of tourists looking for......

Experiments on growing animals in artificial wombs completed successfully

Experiments on growing animals in artificial wombs completed successfully

Unlike a widespread general public belief that artificial wombs are designed to gestate babies outside a female body, in reality......

How do ice worms survive in glaciers?

How do ice worms survive in glaciers?

Mesenchytraeus solifugus is the name of a species of ice worms that thrive at temperatures below zero on Pacific Northwest......

ISS will serve as a cancer research lab before retirement

ISS will serve as a cancer research lab before retirement

The International Space Station (ISS) has been assigned a new job before being shut down for good after 2030: it is currently......

New research explains how coronaviruses jump between species

New research explains how coronaviruses jump between species

A recent study conducted by the University of Virginia School of Medicine, and published in the journal Chemical Science, unveils......

New AI model predicts events in your life, even time of death

New AI model predicts events in your life, even time of death

A team of researchers from four universities on three continents has developed an artificial intelligence tool that - based on......

[video] Scientists officially map out Earth’s 8th continent

[video] Scientists officially map out Earth’s 8th continent

When Dutch explorer Abel Tasman and his crew moored in 1642 on the island now known as New Zealand, he was convinced of discovery......

Chinese researchers cure deafness with genetic treatment

Chinese researchers cure deafness with genetic treatment

In a remarkable scientific advancement, Chinese researchers have reported a groundbreaking genetic treatment that has enabled......