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Fri, Apr 17, 2015 4:05 PM
Putting astronauts into short-term hibernation could make space travel more efficient.
Amateur astronomers can upload their photographs of asteroids to a NASA app and the app will search to see if the asteroid has been discovered or not.
Even countries that aren't geographically at risk from natural disasters can experience economic effects of severe weather events.
Scientists had to follow a trailer of crab collectors to dealers to people gathering and selling the crabs to determine where the crabs originated.
His critics often accuse him of alarmism, but nowadays the former VP is sounding positively upbeat.
Edible mushrooms can be foraged, but you want to know what you're looking for to avoid a deadly dinner.
These newborn chameleons have about a year of maturing to do until they're capable of displaying their brilliant color palettes, but they're fascinating even without that!
Less than a year after her previous time-lapse aurora video went viral, Alexis Coram recently caught another 'electric' display.
Charged solar particles enhanced the brilliance of the northern lights.
Rare foxes living only on the Channel Islands off California nearly disappeared forever. But recovery efforts have brought them back, and in record time!
Scientists remain unsure if the catfish will shoot intergalactic smugglers first or not.
Researched turned to collagen from bones to determine these oddball animals' lineages.
Spring is right around the corner and we're ready to herald in the season of showers and flowers!
Covering 322,000 square miles, the U.K.'s new marine reserve in the Pacific represents a huge victory for biodiversity campaigners. (And fish.)
For an animal that looks a bit like a furry boulder, a bison has quite a few surprising moves.
Han Son Doong is known for its swift underground river, vast caverns, cloudy micro-climate, fossilized passageways and, most of all, the jungle that grows within it!
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