Some evolutionary changes have no particular reason or benefit.
Animal magnetism is real
Snakes repel venom via a magnet-like mechanism.
Milliseconds measure galactic gravity
Data from pulsars widens knowledge of dark matter and gravitational waves.
Young tools rewrite old history
The Middle Stone Age lasted millennia longer than thought – but only in some places.
Mother’s pre-pregnancy weight can affect son’s reproductive health.
Science of Sexuality – we were born this way
Our preferences are often hard-wired into our bodies.
Gondwana in amber
Fossil trove sheds light on ancient antipodean ecology.
Do facial expressions transcend culture?
Study supports similarities in how we show emotion.
The lure of lithium gets serious
Power demand means we need new sources.
In search of that quantum advantage
Studies suggest we may be getting a little closer.