Behold! Curiosity discovers Martian rocks contain an essential ingredient of life
Mars may be more like some areas of Earth than we think.
How music makes you feel may depend less on your brain than scientists once thought — study
Western concepts of how music should make you feel can obscure fundamental truths about human perception.
Scientists discovered the biggest bacteria ever, and it’s the size of an eyelash
This massive bacteria is breaking all the rules.
Yes, there are mites living on your face — and they can poop, a new study finds
Our first look at their genome reveals new details of their microscopic lives
Ancient stalagmites point to a massive drought that upturned 6th century Arabia
The drought may have contributed to the rise of Islam.
A single gene could stump a deadly parasitic infection
The answer could lie in the “junk” portion of the parasite’s DNA.