Researchers build the fastest laser-based random number generator

A team of international scientists has developed a laser that can generate 254 trillion random digits…

Were rocks on the menu for these ancient birds?

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One of the first known black holes is more massive than once thought

Astronomers might need to adjust their expectations for black holes. According to the New York Times,…

These oranges are for a lot more than juicing

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Hubble researchers find a gaggle of small black holes

Larger black holes may be the usual attention-getters, but the smaller ones may be at least…

What archaeologists got wrong about female statues, goddesses, and fertility

How modern society views art can be totally different from the way it was intended. (Adam…

4 big ideas on fixing American schools

The path to graduation needs to be smoother—and less uniform. (Honey Yanibel Minaya Cruz/Unspa/) In the…

Origami-like patch could help robot surgeons repair internal injuries

Robot surgeons could one day have an easy way to mend internal injuries with minimal impact.…

The first ‘robots’ were made of flesh and bone

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Local languages are dying out and taking invaluable knowledge with them

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