Saturday, February 13, 2016
It was just a tiny, almost imperceptible "chirp," but it simultaneously opened humanity's ears to the music of the cosmos and proved Einstein right again.
A new study says a person's risk of becoming depressed or hooked on smoking may be influenced by DNA inherited from Neanderthals.
Friday, February 12, 2016
Monkeys will be the animal people most want to see if they visit the Taipei Zoo during the week-long Lunar New Year holiday, because this year is associated with the monkey, the ninth of the 12 animals in the recurring 12-year Chinese zodiac cycle.
New Taipei City and Hsinchu City were listed Wednesday among the Top 7 Intelligent Communities of 2016 by the New York-based Intelligent Community Forum (ICF).
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Researchers from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) have solved a 50-year natural science mystery: the undersea source of tsunami waves that devastated a remote Alaska village following the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Following the rapid spread of Zika virus, Bhutan's health ministry has beefed up surveillance across the country.
Friday, January 29, 2016
A number of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites face major challenges, including the following:
Friday, January 22, 2016
The solar system may have a ninth planet after all.
Scientists have found grisly evidence of a massacre in Kenya about 10,000 years ago, providing rare evidence of violence between groups in ancient hunter-gatherer societies.