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You can help NASA track climate change from your phone
July 28, 2016, 7:52 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
App taps the power of citizen scientists to gather data on nature and weather.
The ancestor of all known life was a microbe that ate hydrogen from deep-sea volcanoes
July 28, 2016, 6:05 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new study paints a detailed portrait of Earth's last universal common ancestor, known as 'LUCA.'
White dwarf discovered that blasts a strange ray beam at companion star
July 28, 2016, 2:54 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
A very unusual light show can be witnessed in this binary star system 380 light-years away.
Aging Danish lighthouse transformed into plus-sized kaleidoscope
July 27, 2016, 4:15 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The short-lived installation is a stunning send-off for a structure that will soon be swallowed by the sea.
World's deepest 'blue hole' discovered in South China Sea
July 27, 2016, 3:15 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Underwater sinkhole plunges a record-setting 987 feet.
Battered mangroves find reprieve in Sri Lanka with new conservation plan
July 27, 2016, 1:40 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Vital to coastal ecosystems, 37,000 acres of mangrove forest will be protected.
Colorado kids help launch world's largest sport rocket
July 27, 2016, 12:48 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
Students join the experts in simulating a real-life launch campaign.
Cherry the pit bull, rescued from Michael Vick's fighting ring, gets to play with kittens
July 27, 2016, 12:15 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The pooch was recently honored with the greatest 24 hours of his life.