A real-time capture of brain-circuit activity shows how simple it is to change what an animal sees
Neil Armstrong’s “one small step” shaped a generation of future explorers—and even the first tweet sent from space
Why are VR companies launching their mental health care programs in the nation?
Brain cells that tick at regular intervals may coordinate neural activity like the conductor of an orchestra
The result is not the final word, as findings will likely turn up the heat on questions of divergent sexual arousal
Researchers are still optimistic about finding disease-altering medicines—just not anytime soon
Neuralink says it can robotically implant more than 3,000 flexible-polymer electrodes in a rat or monkey brain. The device is still a long way from routine human use, however
Sending atmospheric CO2 into underground methane hydrates could clean the air and create revenue
A large, correlation-based study identifies eight genome regions associated with the eating disorder
A Rhode Island program to prevent ex-inmate relapses and deaths is working
Rains from the system will prolong the already historic flooding along the Mississippi
The Chandrayaan-2 orbiter, lander and rover will seek out water ice and other potentially valuable resources near the lunar south pole
A new program outperforms professionals in six-player games. Could business, political or military applications come next?
Several designs could find uses in tiny robots and biomedical devices
Climate change is already rotting archaeological sites in the Arctic, and Norse Viking-era settlements are at high risk
Lunar ice could be a crucial resource for future explorers. It could also be an astrobiological treasure trove. Can it be used as both?
A new study finds observational evidence of Klein tunneling, a strange phenomenon that enables particles to pass through even the toughest barriers
Although meant to study merging supermassive black holes, the European Space Agency’s LISA mission might also discover hundreds of worlds around white dwarf stars
A roadblock to sustainable energy solutions is coming unstuck
Life’s information-storage system is being adapted to handle massive amounts of information