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Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:01 PM
Lockheed Martin recently claimed to have designed a fusion reactor that can fit on the back of a truck. If viable, it really could change the world. Here's how...
The underwater veteran and his team were able to collect three years' worth of data outside of the 21-year-old Aquarius Reef Base.
Siding Spring made its inner solar system debut looking much the same as it did 4.6 billion years ago.
Conservation International has called for nature lovers and photographers everywhere to share their #NatureIsListening moments — and the results are beautiful.
If you know what to look for, you can forage for vegetation that will calm a fever, freshen your breath or make a lovely cup of tea.
Wildlife officials first had to scare off the cub's mother to perform a safe rescue, but don't worry — there's a happy ending.
The rare mammals welcomed 121 new pups into the world this year, a 17 percent increase from 2013.
Solar eclipses can be dangerous to gaze upon, so make sure you have the correct filters for your telescopes or a viewing box.
Getting away from it all and heading out into a quiet wilderness area is just what the doctor ordered.
Despite the rise in back-to-back tornado incidences, the annual number of tornadoes has held steady.
The same physics that created the sounds of laser bolts in 'Star Wars' are responsible for the 'pew pew' sound of rocks skipping on an icy lake.
Since a fully formed El Niño is struggling to form, the battle for weather supremacy may be a mild one.
A high-pressure ridge that blocks rain storms has been present each time California has suffered through an intense drought.
A week-long journey offers easy hiking up scenic vistas punctuated by amazing wildlife encounters.
A lack of 'metals' in the celestial clouds could account for a similar lack of stars in galaxies that formed shortly after the Big Bang.
You're not alone — that's how this scene makes most people feel.
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