The 2010s yielded many incredible finds and important milestones. Here are our favorites. As the 2010s come to an end, we can look back on an era rife with discovery. In the past 10 years, scientists the
A drug that can slow down the progression of Alzheimer’s disease has finally been found, scientists have announced. Researchers at the pharmaceutical company Biogen released the results of a final phase
Scientists have discovered that a single-celled organism, a descendant of some of the earliest living creatures on Earth, is able to colonize a meteorite, growing and synthesizing nutrients. Their experiment,
The fastest object ever created by humans has discovered intensely energetic rogue waves within our Sun, and detected solar wind speeds beyond what any model had predicted. Neither discovery was expected,
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A drug that curbs delusions in Parkinson's patients did the same for people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia in a study that was stopped early because the benefit clear.
Why is an ocean current critical to world weather losing steam? Scientists search the Arctic for answers.
A conveyor belt of ocean water that loops the planet and regulates global temperatures could be heading for a tipping point. Summer sea ice has been shrinking so dramatically here in the Fram Strait, in
Artificial neurons which could be implanted in the brain to repair the damage caused by Alzheimer’s disease or other neurodegenerative conditions, have been invented by scientists. The electronic cells,