January 21, 2015, 4:22 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The venom of some cone snails contains insulin, a new study finds, helping the sluggish mollusks snag speedier prey.
January 20, 2015, 1:47 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
There's more to salmon sperm than making salmon babies, as researchers find it can also be used to help sort out toxic waste.
January 12, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Melbourne-based photographer Emma Phillips describes the series as 'a poetic exploration of and tribute to Australia's monolithic landscape.'
August 8, 2014, 5:34 p.m. by Kimi Harris
Instead of food waste heading to the landfill in Massachusetts, now it will be repurposed, donated, or turned into compost, animal feed, or clean energy.
May 15, 2014, 9:15 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
With groundwater pumping and the evaporation of heavy weights of water, Earth's crust rebounds. This movement affects the fault, causing earthquakes.
April 23, 2014, 12:30 p.m. by John Platt
For decades, Proenneke lived in a handmade cabin at Alaska's Twin Lakes; his writings and films have left a legacy.
April 17, 2014, 6:48 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Portland authorities faced a tough decision this week: To drain a large reservoir or provide residents with pee-tainted tap water? To some controversy, they opted for the former.