A new species of owl has been found on an Indonesian island, identified by its unique birdsong. It had escaped scientific detection for so long partially because it looks very similar to a related species.
Women who carry a well-known genetic risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease showed signs of more rapid aging in their body’s cells than women who didn’t have it, according to a new study.
The lack of attention given to space exploration in President Barack Obama's annual State of the Union address Tuesday night (Feb. 12) shouldn't make NASA and the space community nervous, experts say.
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