New research finds that turtles in the wild age slowly and have long lifespans, and identifies several species that essentially don't age at all.
A new technique uses magnetic fields to align gold nanorods while preserving their underlying optical properties, report researchers.
The smell of the desert after a rainstorm could be good for your health thanks to plants releasing oils and chemicals that cut stress, researchers report.
A wearable exomuscle that serves as an extra layer of muscles could one day increase upper body strength and endurance of people with restricted mobility.
A virtual reality simulation called Project Shell lets people take on the body of a loggerhead sea turtle. The experience can increase concern for animals.
Teachers are facing a range of challenges old and new, and many are experiencing burnout as a result. Here, two experts explain how to improve things.
Astronomers are working to learn more about what happens when supergiant stars die. A new image has helped them uncover some answers.
A virtual reality simulation called Project Shell lets people take on the body of a loggerhead sea turtle. The experience can increase their concern for animals.
Women in science are 13% less likely to be named as authors in related scientific articles than male counterparts, and 59% less likely to have their name on patents.