When Two Famous Physicists Faced Off in Mussolini’s Rome

NOAA Flies Through the Rapid Intensification of Hurricane Beryl

The Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll from 19th Century Japan

Doctors try a controversial technique to reduce the transplant organ shortage

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Meet the Narwhal Dentist

AI-Powered Super Soldiers Are More Than Just a Pipe Dream

How a Profane Joke on Twitter Spawned a Legal Army

Air pollution linked to drop in live births among IVF patients

Webb Looks at One of the Best Gravitationally Lensed Quasars Ever Discovered

Behold the $150,000 Dog

Boeing accepts guilty plea deal over 737 Max crashes

Fearsome Sharks of Today Evolved When Ancient Oceans Got Hot

This egg-shaped security robot is now roaming hospitals

Real criminals, fake victims: how chatbots are being deployed in the global fight against phone scammers

Grand Canyon-size ‘scar’ on Mars revealed like never before in striking new satellite photos

The Stickiness of Teflon

The Man Who Invented Times Square: O.J. Gude and the Birth of the Spectacular

At least 24 skeletons found in Malmesbury hotel garden

Welcome to the Era of Extreme-Weather Push Alerts

How to watch the maiden flight of the Ariane 6 heavy lift rocket

Cats love to meow at humans. Now we know why.

A Wife’s Revenge from Beyond the Grave

Lethal Secret of One of The World’s Deadliest Pathogens Finally Revealed

Weird black-hole physics could help resolve lingering ‘Hubble trouble’

The science of baby babbling – and why it can take on accents

The search for the random numbers that run our lives

Michigan DOT Still Has a Century-Old Ford Model T in Service

Spider Orchids Lure Wasps with Sexual Deception

The great silence: Just 4 in 10,000 galaxies may host intelligent aliens

Basketball-Sized Meteorites Strike the Surface of Mars Every Day

Song melodies have become simpler since 1950, study suggests

During World War II, Parachuting Pigeons Carried Messages to French Resistance

A Butterfly Traveled an Unbelievable 2,600 Miles Across the Atlantic, Defying All Odds

At 30, She Died in Childbirth. It Shredded Her Brooklyn Family.

‘It’s easier than life on the ground’: meet the Russian climbers who fell in love scaling the world’s skyscrapers

The 1960s Soviet Thaw Through The Lens of Vladimir Lagrange

The Challenger Disaster: Behind The Fatal Flaw And The Engineering That Fixed It

Seaside city’s secrets hidden in underground tunnels

What the internet looked like in 1994, according to 15 webpages born that year

To guard against cyberattacks in space, researchers ask ‘what if?’

Watch: The morbid, mesmerizing beauty of AI gymnastics

All the Adventure, a Fraction of the Cost: The D.I.Y. Orient Express

‘The Chicana butch lesbian who defied the LAPD – and won: ‘I couldn’t be someone else’’

‘This is what drives the migraine headache’: Scientists uncover ‘missing link’ in why some migraines happen

Why Italy Fell Out of Love With Cilantro

Death Valley is so hot right now, rescue helicopters can’t fly.

‘The Kidnapping I Can’t Escape’

How the Brain Decides What to Remember

The Yellowstone supervolcano destroyed an ecosystem but saved it for us

NASA crew in simulated Mars habitat emerge after a year

Melodies in chart-topping music have become less complex, study finds

She won a Pulitzer for exposing how the country’s poorest state spent federal welfare money. Now she might go to jail.

Why Do We Feel Sick to Our Stomach?

How Deep-Sea Comb Jellies Hold Their Shape Under Crushing Pressure

The Knotty Death of the Necktie

Complex life on Earth is older than we think

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NASA’s vision of a moon-orbiting space station comes to life in new 3D video

Fangs and toilet seat-shaped head: giant salamander-like fossil found in Namibia