Obesity tops the lists of preventable health conditions that shorten lives, overtaking tobacco and diabetes.
The mysterious surge in the dead patient's brain activity lasted for at least 10 minutes.
Scientists from the Australian National University (ANU) have invented a groundbreaking optical chip for telescopes that will, for the first time, allow astronomers to get a good picture of alien planets outside the solar system despite the blinding brightness of the sun.
New evidence points out that Mars might be too dry for life.
It is normal for people to have a bucket list when they find out they only have a few months to live, but who would have thought that a dog can have one too?
Iron sulfide mineral pyrite cystals provides evidence showing the presence of life on land 300 million years ealier than previously thought.
A new military-inspired sniffing tool will be used by NASA to search organic life on Mars.
The most basic molecule required to create an organism could have originated from infrared light emissions from young stars also called "starlight."
Carbon gave life to the planet, but the question is where did this carbon come from? Scientists from Rice University have a possible answer: a planetary collision 4.4 billion years ago.
The oldest known fossil in the world has been found in Greenland by researchers and is believed to be 3.7 billion years ago, which is 220 million years earlier than the prior oldest known fossil found in Australia.
If conditions eons ago were a little bit different, the Earth could have been searing and dead while its nearest neighbor Venus could the one lush and teeming with life.
A new study reveals that an exoplanet located in the outermost region of a five-planet system 1,200 might years away of Earth may contain an ocean, making it capable of sustaining life.
New study suggests that superflares coming from more violent younger sun may served as the catalyst for the warming up of Earth and development of the earliest signs of life four billion years ago.
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