Glowing plants imbued with firefly enzymes might one day replace lamps

A bright idea!

Functional hydrogen-boron fusion could be here “within the next decade”, powered by huge lasers

Stable fusion is the holy grail of energy production.

Parents giving alcohol too soon to kids, researchers say

Kids really shouldn’t be drinking… really.

What Greenland’s landscape looks like without any ice

Let’s hope this landscape is never in the open.

Fracking linked to low-weight, less healthy babies

Run for the hills! Or at least 2 miles away, as that seems to be the ‘danger radius’.

Shatter-proof smartphones are one step closer as researchers tame glass on the atomic level

Rejoice, ye clumsy-fingered!

Novel gene therapy may have cured hemophilia A

It could positively change the lives of thousands of people around the world.

Human touch can feel molecule-thin differences, study reports

Receptors in our ligaments, knuckles, wrist, elbow, and shoulder likely also play a part in our sense of touch.

Sierra Nevada rose an inch due to water loss from California drought

It was that bad.

Blue Origin makes first test flight in over a year, tests new Crew Capsule

The booster sent the unmanned crew capsule to the edge of space. They both soft landed on Earth later.

Digital avatars for schizophrenic auditory hallucinations make the voices go away

Lending a face to the tormenting voices trapped in the minds of schizophrenics can make them disappear.

Human-use anesthetics also knock out plants, weirdly, teaching us a lot about such drugs

It’s funny to realize that we’ve been using anesthetics for at least a century now, but we still don’t *really* know why they work.

French President at Climate Summit: We’re losing the battle

It’s a long and rocky road, which will require a lot action and a lot of effort, but there is a light at the end of the tunnel.

New archaeological findings show that Vikings “imported” from the Celts

Archaeologists were expecting to find beer, but they found something else.

Intriguing optical illusion proves most humans have ‘curvature blindness’

Can your brain handle this?

Ancient mummy found to have bone cancer

Cancer was already affecting humans 2,000 years ago.

Scientists turn DNA into virtually any 3D shape imaginable

The fist DNA benders!

Ancient man-sized penguin found in New Zealand beach

It was a big one.

Ancient amber reveals that ticks dined on feathered dinosaurs, too

No respite from the bite.

Ancient tomb filled with stunning, pillaged bronze vessels, found in China

Ever seen a wine bottle shaped like a deer?