The first bioluminescent click beetle discovered in Asia represents a new subfamily

A remarkable bioluminescent click beetle was discovered in the subtropical evergreen broadleaf forests in southwest China.…

For anemonefish, male-to-female sex change happens first in the brain

The anemonefish is a gender-bending marvel. It starts out as a male, but can switch to…

NZ researchers call for gender binary in elite sports to be abandoned

Existing gender categories in sport should perhaps be abandoned in favour of a more “nuanced” approach…

IMF downgrades world growth, warns of 'precarious' 2020

Global trade tensions, continued uncertainty and rising prospects for a no-deal Brexit are sapping the strength…

Monsoon rains have become more intense in the southwest in recent decades

Monsoon rain storms have become more intense in the southwestern United States in recent decades, according…

New map outlines seismic faults across Dallas-Fort Worth region

Scientists from SMU, The University of Texas at Austin and Stanford University found that the majority…

NASA finds depression strengthen into Tropical Storm Dalila

Satellite imagery on July 22 showed that wind shear was preventing the Eastern Pacific Ocean’s Tropical…

Teen climate activist to French critics: Listen to science

Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has told lawmakers at France’s lower house of parliament that…

Study suggests much more water on the moon than thought

A trio of researchers at the University of California has found evidence that suggests there is…

Sailing Through Space on Solar Wind? LightSail 2 Will Try

The Planetary Society will attempt to deploy LightSail 2 and further demonstrate the potential for solar…