Chemicals found in 3.4 billion-year-old rocks have confirmed them as contenders for the title of oldest evidence of life on Earth.
The psychedelic drug DMT produces an effect in the brain similar to a near-death experience, according to a new study.
Newly described period began with enormous drought 4,200 years ago.
Scientists have found 12 new moons orbiting around Jupiter, in a breakthrough discovery about our mysterious neighbor.
The more we learn about the expanding universe, the stranger it becomes.
‘This is the most beautiful and satisfactory explanation of creation to which I ever listened.’
Lava flows that have been cascading into the sea have formed a brand new, tiny island off the coast of Hawaii after a crater at Mount Kilauea exploded with the force of a 5.2-magnitude earthquake.
UZH researchers have identified an enzyme responsible for guaranteeing the even distribution of cell constituents concentrated in organelles without a membrane. Their discovery opens up new opportunities for the treatment of cancer, neurodegenerative diseases, aging processes and viral infections.
The coral hue is older than animals – and helps explain why it has taken so long for them to arrive.
Researchers have discovered it is possible to use soundwaves and viruses to ‘switch off’ memory formation in the brain.