Scientists have found that molecular oxygen around comet 67P is not produced on its surface, as some suggested, but may be from its body.
The discovery changes our understanding of the basic mechanism of photosynthesis and should rewrite the textbooks.
Decisions made in the next decade will determine whether Antarctica suffers dramatic changes that contribute to a metre of global sea level rise.
Researchers have studied how a 'drumstick' made of light could make a microscopic 'drum' vibrate and stand still at the same time.
Researchers have lab-tested a molecule that can combat the common cold virus by preventing it from hijacking human cells.
Researchers have used lasers to connect, arrange and merge artificial cells, paving the way for networks of artificial cells that act like tissues.
Studying the fleeting actions of electrons in organic materials will now be much easier, thanks to a new method for generating fast X-rays.
A deadly fungus responsible for the devastation of amphibian populations around the world may have originated in East Asia, new research has found.
A coupled system of two miniature detectors called nanopores improves detection of biological molecules, including DNA and markers of early disease.
The maser (microwave amplification by stimulated emission of radiation), the older microwave frequency sibling of the laser, was invented in 1954. However unlike lasers, which have become widespread, masers are much less ...