Set in the middle of a mass of laser equipment, researchers have managed to trigger the coldest chemical reaction in the known universe. This feat promises to reveal some essential truths about how the building blocks of matter react at ultra-low temperatures.
Alphabet Inc.’s new chief executive, Sundar Pichai, will have the hot seat all to himself as regulators around the world investigate the company, US politicians demand that it be broken up, and President Donald Trump accuses it of aiding his rivals.
The gene-editing performed on Chinese twins to immunize them against HIV may have failed and created unintended mutations, scientists said after the original research was made public for the first time.
Life has faced many challenges as it has scrambled over this blue marble; many times, it has seemingly reached the brink, only to come back with surprising vigor. Now, researchers have finally figured out how living things could have survived a colossal glaciation event known as the Cryogenian Period.
There are a number of health risks that come with going to space. Aside from the increased exposure to solar radiation and cosmic rays, there are the notable effects that microgravity can have on human physiology.