February 25, 2017 0347 GMT
Biologists find cave life that may be 50,000 years old
In a Mexican cave system so beautiful and hot that it is called both Fairyland and hell, scientists have discovered life trapped in crystals that could be 50,000 years old.
Scientists study stick insects to better understand speciation
What makes a new species unique? When does a subspecies become a species?
New imaging technique catches DNA ‘blinking’ on
A new imaging technique takes advantage of DNA’s natural ability to 'blink' in response to stimulating light.
Int’l science collaboration growing at astonishing rate
Even those who follow science may be surprised by how quickly international collaboration in scientific studies is growing, according to new research.
SpaceX successfully launches, lands Falcon 9 rocket
SpaceX on Sunday successfully launched and landed its Falcon 9 rocket a day after aborting the mission seconds before launch.
Scientists identify second cause of hidden hearing loss
Patients who complain they can't hear their friends at a noisy restaurant, but pass a hearing test in their doctor's office, may be describing hidden hearing loss.
How ants find their way in desert
How do animals navigate featureless landscapes like a desert? To find out, researchers decided to study one of the most efficient navigators in the natural world, the desert ant.
Naica's crystal caves hold long-dormant life
It is a remarkable discovery in an amazing place.
New method uses heat flow to levitate variety of objects
Although scientists have been able to levitate specific types of material, a pair of UChicago undergraduate physics students helped take the science to a new level.
Mars valley was flooded with water not long ago
Researchers have discovered the signature of periodic groundwater flooding in a Martian valley — further evidence that water flowed on Mars in the not-so-distant past.
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