Archivo: Cosmos

New data provides compelling evidence of a unique phenomenon.

Environmental DNA proving a powerful tool that could aid conservation.

The challenge is to solve engineering problems the same way as humans.

They may also reveal a common ancestor of humans and great apes.

James Shine, from Australia’s University of Sydney, investigates the ‘low-dimensional manifold’.

Fossilised ferns reveal high rates of species-ending mutations

Doctors’ beliefs influence patients’ pain

Analysis finds terrestrial geochemistry and geophysics is far from unique.

Nanoscale alien robots could be a thing.

Turns out honeybees are pretty good at maths – provided you ask the right question.