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Scientists say a pair of supermassive black holes appear to be spiraling toward a galaxy-wrecking collision that could release as much energy as 100 million supernova explosions.

One of our galaxy’s arms may do a full 360, upping the chances that our galactic home is a rare cosmic beauty

A protein that activates the gut’s natural response to food may be the next thing in weight loss

Un grupo internacional de investigadores ha descubierto un antibiótico con una actividad amplia y potente. El compuesto, conocido como teixobactina, ha sido probado con ratones y se dirige directamente a las moléculas de los lípidos de las paredes celulares, por lo que los científicos creen que es difícil que las bacterias presenten resistencia, al menos, en varias décadas.

A commercial device uses powerful image and information processing to let cars interpret 360° camera views.

Companies and clinicians turn to ketamine to treat mental-health disorder as pipeline of new drugs dries up.

The rhinovirus that most commonly causes colds likes chillier temperatures, where the host’s immune system doesn’t fare so well

El año pasado Thelma se convirtió en el primer caso documentado de una pitón reticulada virgen que se reprodujo.

Hubble teleskopioak unibertsoaren milaka irudi egin ditu, baina bat aukeratu beharko balitz ikur gisa, “Sortzearen zutabeak” izango litzateke irudi hori: izarrarteko gasezko hiru zutabe erraldoi, arranoaren nebulosan, Lurretik 6.500 argi-urtera. Izarren sorlekua dira zutabeak, eta hortik izena. 1995koa da jatorrizko irudia, eta, orain, Sortzearen zutabeen bereizmen eta hedadura handiagoko irudi berri bat argitaratu du NASAk, 2015ean Hubble teleskopioak 25 urte beteko dituela ospatzeko.

Finding a vein is often difficult; an estimated 30 percent of patients require multiple sticks. AccuVein, a New York–based company, recently developed a device that could help put an end to missed veins. It uses noninvasive infrared technology to project an image of a person’s veins onto the skin’s surface.