What causes sleepwalking? | Live Science

What causes sleepwalking and who is most likely to have it? It might be a staple in comedy, but for those who have to live with sleepwalking, whether it’s a…

Genetics can determine how much methane cows release when they burp and emit gases, researcher says

Cows are responsible for around 40% of global methane emissions. Methane is the gas released or belched by 1.4 billion cattle around the world. In Scotland, cattle can be found…

The world’s largest underwater eruption has spawned a skyscraper-sized volcano

In 2018, the largest active underwater eruption on record gave birth to a giant “baby”: an underwater volcano the size of a skyscraper, according to a new study. Scientists have…

Scientists create the most detailed map of the mysterious auroras of Uranus

Auroras on Uranus behave in unexpected ways. (Image credit: University of Leicester) Scientists first photographed Uranus’ entire globe in the infrared portion of the light spectrum, hoping to shed light…

4,400-pound sunfish caught off North Africa literally tips the scales

Fishermen recently recovered a surprising catch off the coast of North Africa: a colossal sunfish weighing an incredible 4,400 pounds (2,000 kilograms). At least this is how marine biologists estimated…

900-year-old sword from the Crusades found at the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea

An amateur Israeli diver last week found a 900-year-old large sword from the Crusades deep in the Mediterranean Sea, the researchers said Monday. The diver, identified as Shlomi Katzin of…

The first lunar samples in more than 45 years offer new clues to the volcanic history of the moon

Last December, China’s ambitious lunar sampling mission returned to Earth with the first lunar samples from NASA’s Apollo and Russia’s Luna missions, which ended in 1976. The first fresh samples…

Are teeth naturally yellow? | Live Science

You might aspire to a whiter smile, but are teeth naturally yellow? In a world where teeth whitening is more and more common, especially among people in the public eye,…

Boeing Focuses on Complex Cause of Starliner Launch Scrub

Engineers focus on ‘root cause’ of disappointing August start the scrub that grounded Boeing’s Starliner astronaut ferry to the ground: corrosion caused by moisture in the main valves of the…

How does condensation occur? | Live Science

How does condensation occur? Condensation is the process by which water vapor turns into liquid water. USGS explains that condensation is crucial for the water cycle because this is how…