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A massive wooden circle that lies not far from Stonehenge may be even older than previously thought, new data suggests.
The oldest known bones of our species, dating back around 300,000 years, have been discovered in a cave in Morocco.
The TobyRich Moskito was designed for first-time pilots who want a drone they can fly immediately after unboxing. Although it normally costs $60, it's on sale for $44.99.
A total solar eclipse that will sweep across the United States on Aug. 21 is expected to make a noticeable dent in solar-energy collection, prompting energy workers to concoct workarounds that will help them meet energy demands.
For the first time, researchers have successfully sequenced the DNA from Egyptian mummies.
When William Buckland described the first-named dinosaur, Megalosaurus, in 1824, he missed teeth hidden in the dinosaur's jaw, researchers have uncovered.
The strike in Iran once again exposes the centuries-old sectarian Shia-Sunni divide. What is at the heart of this schism?
A phenomenon first predicted by Albert Einstein has been used for the first time to measure the mass of an individual star. The finding has helped settled a century-old dispute.
Properties, sources and uses of the element promethium.
A new study adds to evidence suggesting that marijuana really is a gateway drug for teens.
You may not love your belly fat, but the large sheet of fat that stretches across your abdomen serves a purpose.
A man in Brazil died of rabies in May after being bitten by a vampire bat.
Hawaii became the first state to enact climate laws that follow the Paris accord.
Two species of highly similar deep-sea octopus are hard to tell apart — unless you look closely at their "warts."
New research finds that overweight children may be actively ostracized by their peers.
A new machine learning program can predict, in 6-month-old babies, which ones will go on to develop autism, researchers report.
About 115 million years ago, when car-size pterosaurs flew overhead, a tiny mushroom no taller than a chess piece fell into a river and later fossilized — a feat that makes it the oldest-known fossilized mushroom on record, a new study finds.
French astronaut Thomas Pesquet registered his objection to Trump's decision, throwing some shade via Twitter today (June 6) at Trump and the president's "Make America Great Again" tagline.
Scientists have discovered the remains of five Homo sapiens individuals in a cave in Morocco. The fossils date back about 300,000 years, pushing back the origin of humanity at least 100,000 years, they say.
Researchers have developed a durable and energy-efficient material that could replace today's fragile screens — and might one day even charge your phone's battery.