A glass sponge found deep in the Pacific shows a remarkable ability to withstand compression and bending, on top of the sponge’s other unusual properties.
Inside cells, droplets of biomolecules called condensates merge, divide and dissolve. Their dance may regulate vital processes.
For decades, astronomers debated whether a particular smudge was close-by and small, or distant and huge. A new X-ray map supports the massive option.
Two teams found different ways for quantum computers to process nonlinear systems by first disguising them as linear ones.
A number theorist recalls his first encounter with the Riemann hypothesis and breaks down the math in a new Quanta video.