When measuring time, we normally assume that clocks do not affect space and time, and that time can be measured with infinite accuracy at nearby points in space. However, combining quantum mechanics and Einstein's theory ...
A grisly method by which bacteria dispatch their distant relatives also creates conditions in which the attackers can thrive, research has found.
Researchers say they've found evidence that ancient human relatives used toothpicks.
Scientists have witnessed the birth of atmospheric ice clouds, creating ice cloud crystals in the laboratory and then taking images of the process through a microscope, essentially documenting the very first steps of cloud ...
Mystery of how Santa fits down chimneys, can deliver presents without being seen 'solved' by relativity theory
The mystery of how Father Christmas can deliver presents to 700 million children in one night, fit down the chimney and arrive without being seen or heard has been 'solved' by a physicist at the University of Exeter.
Real-time genetic detailing of rice plants highlights the roles of different loci in response to salt stress during growth.