A Bangladeshi physicist of Princeton University has led an international research team in discovering a novel quantum state of matter that can be 'tuned' at will - and it's 10 times more tunable than existing theories can explain.
The world's first-ever detection of two faraway neutron stars colliding, causing a massive blast that rippled through the fabric of space and time, is judged the scientific breakthrough of 2017.
For her lengthy list of achievements in science, a Cuban-American woman is speculated to be the next Albert Einstein, reports Vibe.
A super-dense neutron star some 4,400 light-years away is not shy about showing off its strength, reports Huffington Post.
Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider announce the discovery of a new particle called the pentaquark.
The Russian space agency says that its out-of-control spacecraft has burnt up as it re-entered the Earth's atmosphere.