A new study shows that the use of marijuana during pregnancy is related to abnormal brain structure in children. Comparing children prenatally exposed to marijuana with the unexposed ones, the former showed thicker prenatal cortex, a part of the brain that is involved in decision-making, working memory and complex cognition.
Geologists have discovered that Mercury’s composition a few billion years ago was that of an extremely rare meteorite found on Earth.
Skeletons believed to be victims of Mount Vesuvius eruption have been found in an ancient shop in Pompeii.
Archaeologists have discovered a gateway to an ancient sanctuary of the Greek god Pan.
New evidence on the 37,000-year-old remains of “Deep Skull” has revealed that the ancient human being was not related to Indigenous Australians – the supposed early settlers in the Pacific.
Scientists have for the first time simulated the creation of particle and antiparticle pairs in a quantum computer.
A new study revealed that replacing cocoa butter with electric shock during the chocolate production could lead to a healthier and tastier chocolates.
A new model of the universe is patterned according to Einstein’s full theory of relativity.
A new shampoo bottle allows you to empty its contents completely – every last drop.
A joint team of US and Chinese researchers devised a new way of efficiently converting plastic garbage into liquid fuels and wax.
A group of scientists has finally figured out how this ancient Greek “computer” works.
Digital immortality? Scientists discover the possibility of speaking to a dead person through virtual reality.
When asked how is it like to return to Earth after a six-month space mission, British astronaut Tim Peake said it is like suffering the "world's worst hangover."
New diving helmets developed by the U.S. Navy will have augmented-reality technology that will aid naval divers during underwater missions.