New research shows that an ancient retrovirus — HK2 — is more frequently found in drug addicts and thus is significantly associated with addiction.
Researchers have developed a new way to model seismic risk, which they hope will better inform disaster risk reduction planning in earthquake-prone areas.
Recently, scientists created a stir in the field of condensed matter physics when they showed that two sheets of graphene twisted at specific angles display two emergent phases of matter. After a care..
Science projects within controversial fields such as synthetic biology could benefit from experimenting with communication settings in which experts share their thoughts and feelings with each other a..
By looking at Earth's full natural history and evolution, astronomers may have found a template for vegetation fingerprints — borrowing from epochs of changing flora — to determine the age of h..
An oft-cited publication said a pre-Colombian archaeological site in Panama showed signs of extreme violence. A new review of the evidence strongly suggests that the interpretation was wrong.