Archivo: The New York Times

Theoretically, the universe may be riddled with tunnels through space and time. Two scientists have now proposed a way to detect the existence of a cosmic escape hatch.

Scientists have rediscovered a compound developed by German researchers during World War II. It appears to be more effective and perhaps safer than DDT.

Wine, which is among the most sensitive and nuanced of agricultural products, demonstrates how climate change is transforming traditions and practices that may be centuries old.

In an Israeli cave, paleontologists unearthed what may be the earliest example of humans storing food for later consumption.

Parasitic fungi do not seem to develop resistance to the chemicals, suggesting new ways to prevent antibiotic resistance.

These two artists do everything with their feet. A new study found that their brain views their toes similarly to fingers.

How one scientist and his inaccurate chart led to unwarranted fears of wireless technology.

The robotic probe attempted to collect a sample scattered from a crater made on the surface of the space rock Ryugu in April.

Had the Apollo program stopped after July 21, 1969, another astronaut says, its lunar samples would have been enough to reshape knowledge of the solar system.

Shipworms are known for boring into wood and digesting it, but scientists found a new species with a very different diet.