An international team of astronomers have made the most precise test of gravity outside our own solar system.
Scientists have engineered an enzyme which can digest some of our most commonly polluting plastics, providing a potential solution to one of the world's biggest environmental problems.
An international team of astronomers has created the largest ever three-dimensional map of distant galaxies in a bid to help them understand one of the most mysterious forces in the universe.
Domestic dogs may have lost some of their innate animal skill when they came in from the wild, according to new research conducted at the Wolf Science Center in Austria.
Apes' intelligence may be entirely misunderstood, because research has so far failed to measure it fairly and accurately, according to scientists.
Humans have evolved to use intense sexual pleasure, especially orgasm, to control our partners, according to new research.
Donkeys are not as able to keep warm as horses in the UK's cold, damp winters, according to a new study.
Language patterns could be predicted by simple laws of physics, a new study has found.
Limpet teeth might be the strongest natural material known to man, a new study has found.
Crib-biting in horses – a distressing compulsive disorder – might be related to a lack of trace element selenium in their diets, according to new research.