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We could find Jupiter-like exoplanets in sweet spot in most systems

We could find Jupiter-like exoplanets in sweet spot in most systems

As planets form in the swirling gas and dust around young stars, there seems to be a sweet spot where most of the large,...
Heart of lonesome galaxy has more dark matter than expected

Heart of lonesome galaxy has more dark matter than expected

A galaxy that has been isolated for billions of years has been found to have more dark matter in its core than expected. By analyzing...
How to travel at (nearly) the speed of light

How to travel at (nearly) the speed of light

One hundred years ago, on May 29, 1919, measurements of a solar eclipse offered proof for Einstein’s theory of general relativity. Even before that, Einstein...
Scientists find new way to manipulate atoms

Scientists find new way to manipulate atoms

This new method could be useful for building quantum sensors and computers The ultimate degree of control for engineering would be the ability to create...

Scientists find new ways to detect the passage of gravitational waves

Gravitational waves leave a detectable mark after they have passed. Gravitational waves, first detected in 2016, offer a new window on the universe, with the...

Scientists find radioactive carbon from nuclear bomb tests in deep ocean trenches

Radioactive carbon released into the atmosphere from 20th-century nuclear bomb tests has reached the deepest parts of the ocean, new research finds. A new study in AGU's...
This promising material could make computer memory faster and cheaper

This promising material could make computer memory faster and cheaper

In a new study, scientists have developed a new class of materials that may make computer memory faster and cheaper. The study was done by...
Scientists find new evidence supporting the existence of dark matter

Scientists find new evidence supporting the existence of dark matter

In a new study, scientists have found new evidence to support the existence of dark matter. The finding removes the recent doubts on the presence...
One step towards solving mystery of universe's expansion rate

One step towards solving mystery of universe’s expansion rate

In a new study, scientists have made a new discovery about the universe's expansion rate. They used NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and found that a...
Scientists observes an event one trillion times longer than the age of the universe

Scientists observes an event one trillion times longer than the age of the universe

In a new study, scientists observed a process that takes more than one trillion times longer than the age of the universe. They have observed...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This walking exercise can make older people healthy and fit

In a recent study from Shinshu University in Japan, researchers found an effective way to increase overall fitness and decrease lifestyle-related disease (LSD) through...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Scientists discover a new cause of autism

In a new study, researchers have found a new genetic factor that leads the brain to grow fewer synapses at a critical time in...