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Fri, May 22, 2015 2:50 PM
In addition to making way for ducklings, the newly painted lanes are also meant to help humans slow down and be more polite.
Computers need a lot of training to identify supernovas, and that's where human volunteers helped.
The organisms that thrive in the Dry Valleys could give scientists insights into Mars's history.
The visual storyteller traveled across the Western Hemisphere to observe and photograph the unique cognitive behaviors of various dolphin species.
Our three-dimensional world might be an illusion, according to a new mathematical model.
An owl with truly unusual behavior has popped up in a village in the Netherlands, and photographers are flocking to see it.
The quake didn't release all the pent-up seismic pressure between the Indian and Eurasian Plates.
This 'wonderful weirdo' of a dinosaur combined traits from three different dino groups.
Big bottomed baboon moms aren't any better at raising their young than smaller bottoms moms.
The Breakthrough Institute thinks we are entering the best of all possible worlds.
Despite a faulty mirror, Hubble ended up changing the way we look at outer space.
The CMB Cold Spot, found in the direction of the Eridanus constellation, is one of largest structures in the universe and has puzzled scientists since its discovery.
Wife of 'Daily Show' host Jon Stewart hopes her new book encourages people to learn more about and respect the species around them.
The Nonhuman Rights Project has been filing lawsuits to obtain chimps' rights for over a year.
Described as "Apollo 13" meets "Castaway", Ridley Scott's new scifi adventure is receiving praise for its realistic approach to surviving the hostile Martian environment.
They say the secret to great wildlife photography is to capture behaviors or interactions. We think this photo nailed it!
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.