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Nov 30, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Astrophysicists have created a computer model that simulates a dying stars' magnetic guts before generating a cosmic monster.
Nov 23, 2015 02:55 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
How did craftspeople make ultra-fine, almost translucent parchment used in Medieval bibles? It was all about technique, research shows.
Nov 19, 2015 09:01 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
While measuring the speed of stars whirling around a nearby dwarf galaxy, astronomers have realized that a reservoir of dark matter may be lurking within.
Nov 19, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Astronomers have detected something baffling at the furthest frontiers of our observable universe: lots of massive galaxies that shouldn't even exist.
Nov 9, 2015 03:15 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A project aims at scanning the largest pyramids of Egypt in order to detect the presence of any unknown internal structures.
Nov 9, 2015 03:19 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A peculiar temperature difference is detected within the Great Pyramid, suggesting a cavity may lie inside. Continue reading →
Nov 6, 2015 01:28 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Preliminary analysis indicates the presence of an area different in its temperature than the other parts of the tomb's wall.
Nov 4, 2015 12:39 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A 'monster' photographed by a Scottish tourist in the Greek isles is likely made of PVC.
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