An analysis of the water on Mars may have to wait until NASA's human Mars mission in the 2030s.
Fossilized bacteria trapped with a flea from millions of years ago could have something to tell us about the history of the much-feared Black Death.
Getting a breath sample from a whale isn't the easiest task in the world. But with the help of a hexacopter, scientists are getting the job done.
You can find it at your local natural grocery store, but kombucha can also be found bolted to the outside of the International Space Station.
By building synthetic bacteria that can be taken in pill form, DARPA-funded researchers seek to keep our digestive systems in fighting form.
The special glass is just beginning to make its way into public displays such as ATMs and payment terminals, but Corning hopes it will eventually get into consumer electronics.
A new report and video show how dust from an ancient lakebed in Africa is critical to plant growth on another continent.
A series of 3D-printed garments is inspired by space travel, symbiosis and the medieval astronomers of the Middle East.
When we kiss, we're not only sharing a passionate embrace with our lover, but also around several million bacteria. Here's why that might not be such a bad thing.
Researchers at Johns Hopkins and the University of Nebraska say that the algae virus affects human cognitive functions.