In a significant discovery, researchers have identified a new protein that holds promise for the next-generation of anti-HIV drugs.
One out of every five sun-like stars in the Milky Way galaxy has a planet about the size of Earth that is properly positioned for water, a key ingredient for life, a study released on Monday showed.
Sleep deprivation can make us crave for junk food more than healthy food, a new study has revealed.
Archaeologists have discovered a rare feathered shield, dating back around 1,300 years, in a sealed portion of an ancient temple in Peru.
For the first time, vision scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, have pinpointed how the brain tracks fast-moving objects.
Four University of California, Berkeley, physicists are trying to find out whether matter and antimatter are affected differently by gravity.
The pharmaceutical company Sanofi has launched the large-scale production of a partially synthetic version of artemisinin.
Due to global climate change, the Northern Hemisphere is becoming warmer than the Southern Hemisphere and this rising temperature difference could significantly alter tropical precipitation patterns.
Comets - dubbed "exocomets" - are just as common in other stellar systems with planets, researchers say.
In two new studies, researchers have provided a clearer picture of why some species move according to climate change, and where they go.
Researchers are tapping the cognitive smarts of babies, toddlers and preschoolers in their bid to facilitate computers to think more like humans.
Day in Pics: 19th September
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