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.
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.
Bumblebees coax pollen from flowers with a secret 'knock'
July 27, 2016, 8 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Through a strategy called buzz pollination, bumblebees use vibrations to unlock a protein-packed snack.
This beautiful deep sea purple orb has scientists baffled
July 26, 2016, 8:31 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
While studying the ocean floor off California's Channel Islands, researchers found this mysterious species.
Can conservationists bring the common loon back to Massachusetts?
July 26, 2016, 10:05 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The call of the loon has faded from the state's ponds and lakes. Portland researchers are hoping to restore populations of these much-loved birds.