If they were to sit on their eggs exactly like birds, then the baby dinosaurs would have ended up squashed, but a new study hints that they followed a different technique which accomplished their mission without crushing the eggs.
Scientists have found signs of fatty acids and fossilized remains of microbial life in an acid stream in Dorset.
This black hole is growing so rapidly that it's shining thousands of times more brightly than an entire galaxy.
Several brain features noted in Homo naledi skull fragments look very similar to that of modern humans.
The discovery could play a critical part in supporting NASA’s Europa Clipper mission which will explore the possibility of life on the distant icy moon.
The space-bound observatory is set to come into action in 2034 and will be much more sensitive than LIGO.
The asteroid is hurtling through space at a speed of more than 46,000 kilometers per hour.
The specimen, according to the researchers, would have made one of the largest coastal predators of the Jurassic period.
The helicopter is just as big as a softball and will fly to the red planet with the agency's Mars 2020 rover.
As many as 13 rats demonstrated evidence of episodic memory replay in a recent test.
Detecting biosignature is just one piece of the puzzle, as scientists also have to determine how these fingerprints of life may change with time.
The companion appeared as a tiny dot in the recent set of images taken with ESO's Very Large Telescope.
The rock formed in the inner reaches of our solar system but was pulled into a far-flung orbit beyond Neptune.
The strange exoplanet is 20 percent larger than Jupiter and fits in the category of "hot-Saturn" or planets with extremely high levels of temperature.
Parkes Radio Telescope in Australia will scour depths of the cosmos, including the chaotic center of our galaxy.
The new species discovered included tiny animals such as tanaids, dozens of new algae, and black wire coral that measures up to two meters high.
The central hub of our solar system is expected to die in some 10 billion years.
SpaceX has been doing wonders in the commercial spaceflight segment and hopes to make humans a multi-planetary species, but a report says its technology could endanger astronauts' lives.
Water on the moon could mean a major breakthrough in science and enable long-term water supply for future lunar explorers and colonizers.
The researchers collected fecal samples from as many as 87 wild African great apes over the course of three years.
The shower occurs as Earth passes through the trail of debris left behind by comet 1P/Halley.
This was one of the 14 one gram-sized samples of plutonium kept in the university for research purposes.
The introduction of the new vehicle is expected to offer a number of benefits related to performance and reusability.
Scientists conducted the daring task in a bid to know more about the evolutionary history of brains of mammals and birds.
The lander will reach the red planet in November and study mysteries of its interior.
The concentration of CO2 in our atmosphere has been increasing progressively, while oxygen levels have been declining.
The musical composition represents the movement of gases inside our rotating galactic neighborhood.
The chalky outer layer of the tiny flake carries uneven lines, which were probably made by Neanderthals thousands of years ago.
The glitch comes nearly a month after the telescope's launch date was postponed due to technical issues.
Trilobites were one of the most successful early creatures and died out well before the dinosaurs appeared.