Researchers from Ernst Moritz Arndt University in Germany and Aarhus University in Denmark discovered that velvet spiders (Stegodyphus dumicola) have dark side to their social behaviors. They found that female virgin velvet spiders in…
Here are some of the best images taken by the Cassini space probe of Saturn and its moons.
Researchers have developed a new type of ultra-thin photovoltaic device which can continue to provide electricity from sunlight even after being soaked in water or being stretched and compressed.
The world's first head transplant, which was scheduled to take place in December 2017, has been delayed. As of now, there is no definitive date but it would likely take place within the first quarter of 2018.
Researchers from UCLA have developed an air conditioner so small it fits in your pocket, on top of that it is energy-efficient and eco-friendly. The results were published in the journal Science.
A new solar cell inspired by the eyes of insects could lead scientists to a breakthrough in the development of solar panels based on a promising new material called perovskite.
When Melville Wohlgemuth noticed the big brown bats he works with moved their heads to the side, just like his pet dog, he decided to explore the reasons behind it. His recent study describes how echolocating bats use active sensing to…
There are several advantages of using methanol as an alternative fuel. It is clean, it can be produced at low costs, it is safer and has a lower risk of flammability in comparison to gasoline, and it can be produced from different sources,…
Witnesses published videos on social media showing mysterious blue and green flashes light up the sky above Mexico City. It is not clear whether these flashes of light happened before or after the earthquake struck the region.