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Science Mar 21Tourist photos trace the fall and rise of Swedish seabirds
Amateur photography is an untapped resource for ecology research, according to a new study from Sweden.
Science Mar 18What we’ve learned about Pluto since the flyby
NASA's New Horizons mission to Pluto continues to astonish in new set of five studies on the dwarf planet.
Science Mar 14Before T-rex became humongous, it learned to hear footsteps
Tyrannosaurus rex, the behemoth king of the late ages of the dinosaurs, grew its brain before its noteworthy body. That’s according to scientists at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History, who today unveiled the fossils for a new species…
Science Mar 143 reasons Pi Day is a sham
Pi isn't the special snowflake of your mathematical dreams.
Science Mar 10These plastic-munching bacteria could degrade soda bottles in weeks
Scientists in Japan have discovered bacteria that feed on plastic and may change the future of recycling.
Science Mar 09Google artificial intelligence beats world champion in first game of Go tournament
Artificial intelligence 1, humans 0 is current score of a five-game, five-day tournament between a Google computer program and the world champion of Go, the most complex board game ever created.
Science Mar 08This underwater creature tears open its skin to eat
Biophysicists film and measure how a hydra manages to rip apart its skin to open its mouth.
Science Mar 04WATCH LIVE: NASA commander Scott Kelly discusses his one-year space mission
At 2 p.m. EST today, astronaut Scott Kelly will be live from NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, where he will share his personal perspective on his 340-day mission in space.
Science Mar 02I couldn’t sleep last night, because Scott Kelly came home
Watch this supercut of Scott Kelly's best pictures and videos, and hear what he had to say about his year in space before departing.
Health Feb 26CDC: Zika virus linked to ‘series of miscarriages’ in pregnant women
Today, the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention gave updates on their virus response efforts, U.S. cases involving pregnant women and 14 investigations into sexual transmission of the virus.