Astronomy Sep 19
Astronomy
A group-analysis of 30 exoplanets orbiting distant stars suggests that size, not mass, is a key factor in whether a planet's atmosphere can be detected according to a UCL-led team of European researchers.
Environment Sep 19

Researchers have found the Goldilocks zone for animals lies in being mid-sized, with apex predators over-hunted and small vertebrates like pollinators threatened by habitat changes because they cannot move far from home.

Medicine Sep 18

Scientists have uncovered two closely related cytokines - molecules involved in cell communication and movement - that may explain why some people develop progressive multiple sclerosis (MS), the most severe form of the disease.

Life Sciences Sep 18
Life Sciences

Pearl millet genome sequence provides a resource to improve agronomic traits in extreme environments.

Life Sciences Sep 18
Life Sciences

UCLA study reveals enhanced connections between brain regions that may compensate for underlying dysfunction.