From blue-balled monkeys to a meat-eating sponge, these new creatures show that Mother Nature hasn't forgotten how to amaze us.
Fri, 24 May 2013 08:55:00 -0400
Clear skies and a passing space station combined for an extraordinary view of Alaska's erupting Pavlof volcano on May 18.
Fri, 24 May 2013 08:30:00 -0400
Three errors were made in the rush to publish a study about cloning human stem cells.
Fri, 24 May 2013 07:00:00 -0400
Out of approximately 20,000 shipwrecks in U.S. waters, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently identified 36 sunken vessels that most threaten to disgorge their oily innards. Continue reading →
Fri, 24 May 2013 06:53:37 -0400
Experts' advice: Don't practice or play more hours than child's age.
Thu, 23 May 2013 19:00:00 -0400
In brand new observations made by Hubble of the famous Ring Nebula, astronomers have discovered its true shape. Continue reading →
Thu, 23 May 2013 18:55:18 -0400
Being an atheist is fine, as long as you do good, Pope Francis said. The gesture was not unprecedented. Continue reading →
Thu, 23 May 2013 16:13:18 -0400
NASA on Thursday posted a “For Lease” sign on one of its space shuttle launch pads, as it continues to downsize and revamp the Kennedy Space Center following the program’s retirement. Continue reading →
Thu, 23 May 2013 15:57:17 -0400
We're staying up longer and waking earlier, in part because of technology. Continue reading →
Thu, 23 May 2013 15:17:58 -0400
Daredevil cyclist streaks down lonely stretch of highway doing 163 MPH. Check out the breakneck video of his stunt after the jump. Continue reading →
Thu, 23 May 2013 14:47:03 -0400
Brad Pitt says he can't put a name with a face. Is 'face blindness' a real condition?
Thu, 23 May 2013 14:30:00 -0400
Plant materials could one day replace chicken eggs.
Thu, 23 May 2013 13:45:00 -0400
The life of legendary cosmologist Stephen Hawking is detailed in comic book form.
Thu, 23 May 2013 12:45:00 -0400
Future space observatories could detect biological tracers in exoplanetary atmospheres, but we won't be able to definitively find life until we physically visit those alien worlds. Continue reading →
Thu, 23 May 2013 12:42:07 -0400
A ticket purchased on a Saturday instead of a Tuesday could net you a 5 percent savings. Continue reading →
Thu, 23 May 2013 12:26:36 -0400
The venerable Mars rover Opportunity, the older and smaller cousin of Curiosity, has discovered another water-weathered rock hinting that the Red Planet could have supported life in its ancient past.
Thu, 23 May 2013 11:50:00 -0400
The world’s largest LEGO model ever debuts in New York City: A Star Wars X-Wing. Continue reading →
Thu, 23 May 2013 11:24:33 -0400
Mexico's 'Smoking Mountain,' Popocatepetl Volcano, is living up to its Aztec name.
Thu, 23 May 2013 10:55:00 -0400
Women in their 40s and 50s are nearly as likely to use their phones for ending a relationship as are women half their age.
Thu, 23 May 2013 09:16:00 -0400
Seventy-five percent of the world's tornadoes occur in the United States, yet few people who live in 'Tornado Alley' have proper storm shelters.
Thu, 23 May 2013 08:30:00 -0400