Massive Study of 24,000 Dreams Suggests They Really Are Continuations of Reality

Where do dreams come from? It's an age-old question, something people have been wondering and theorising about for millennia. Whereas ancient

Could Planet 9 be a primordial black hole?

Storing information in antiferromagnetic materials

Storing information in antiferromagnetic materials

The microscopic moments in antiferromagnetic materials have alternated orientation, in contrast to the ones of ferromagnets. Credit: Lorenzo
Optical illusions explained in a fly's eyes

Optical illusions explained in a fly's eyes

Why people perceive motion in some static images has mystified not only those who view these optical illusions but neuroscientists who have tried to

Machines rival expert analysis of stored red blood cell quality: New ai strategies automate assessments of stored blood, remove human subjectivity

Each year, nearly 120 million units* of donated blood flow from donor veins into storage bags at collection centres around the world. The fluid is

Reprogramming immune cells to reduce inflammation, promote tissue repair: Study shows blood vessels play key role in lung immune responses

Macrophages are white blood cells that, depending on the signals they get from the immune system, become specialized in either increasing or
Interstellar visitor 'Oumuamua could still be alien technology, new study hints

Interstellar visitor 'Oumuamua could still be alien technology, new study hints

(Image: © M Kornmesser/ESO) 'Oumuamua - a mysterious, interstellar object that crashed through our solar system two years ago - might in fact be

Autistic people's nerve cells differ before birth

Philadelphia, August 24, 2020 - Autism is a neurodevelopmental condition that researchers are now tracing back to prenatal development, even though

White House Reportedly Considers Fast-Tracking COVID-19 Vaccine Before Election

The Trump administration is reportedly considering a plan that would bypass normal regulatory procedures to fast-track an experimental coronavirus

Earth Lost a 'Staggering' 28 Trillion Tonnes of Ice in Just 23 Years

Scientists from Leeds and Edinburgh universities and University College London analysed satellite surveys of glaciers, mountains, and ice sheets