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Study confirms plastics threat to south pacific seabirds

Northern Royal Albatross nesting on Big Sister, north of Rekohu (Chatham Island) Plastic gathered from remote…

The Great Barrier Reef has lost half its corals in just 20 years, study says

The population of corals within Australia’s Great Barrier Reef has plummeted by 50 percent in the…

A Study Shows There’s a 50% Chance We’re Living in a Simulation

Photo credit: Yagi Studio – Getty Images From Popular Mechanics If real life in 2020 seems…

Foundation to Fight H-ABC, University of Massachusetts Medical School and Yale University Initiate Gene Therapy Study Targeting Cure for Rare Disease

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Foundation to Fight H-ABC, a non-profit organization dedicated to…

Study Suggests A Supernova Exploded Near Earth About 2.5 Million Years Ago, Possibly Causing An Extinction Event

A star’s spectacular death in the constellation Taurus was observed on Earth as the supernova of…

Early Mammals Acted More Like Reptiles, Says Study

KEY POINTS Scientists said early mammals led a less active but much longer lives They analyzed…

Black hole-sized magnetic fields could be created on Earth, study says

Scientists should be able to create magnetic fields on Earth that rival the strength of those…

NASA delays commercial crew mission to study Falcon 9 engine issue

WASHINGTON — NASA is delaying the launch of the first operational SpaceX commercial crew mission to…

Study shows how climate impacts food webs, poses socioeconomic threat in Eastern Africa

The research team spent 12 days on Lake Tanganyika collecting core samples from the lake’s floor.…

Researchers study the invasive frog’s role in Galapagos food web

Fowler’s snouted treefrog Scinax quinquefasciatus was introduced on the Galápagos archipelago in the late 1990s. Credit:…