The Ebola virus mutated to more effectively infiltrate humans during the West African outbreak that killed more than 11,300 people between 2013 and 2016.
Sounds like Sci-Fi, but it's happening now. Scientists are looking to see if it might be possible to use a synthetic genome to create human beings without any need for biological parents.
Scientists: The huge “Smith Cloud” is moving towards the Milky Way galaxy incredibly rapidly: at about 310 km/s, or around 700,000 miles per hour.
No, it's not a self-luminous civilization of aliens living on the dwarf planet Ceres within our solar system – it's likely something much less ominous.
Study: The sharp rise in earthquakes in Oklahoma is likely due to industrial activities in the energy-rich state, such as oil and natural gas production.
The plague was spreading nearly 3,000 years before previously thought, but what is the future of one of the most deadly diseases ever encountered by humans?
KIC 8462852, a star with a very unusual flickering habit, might not be a star at all. Scientists are pondering another scenario: An alien mega-structure.