How Earth lost half its trees to humans
September 4, 2015, 11:18 a.m. by Elizabeth Howell, LiveScience
With a 'tree census,' researchers hope to understand the interplay between trees and humanity.
Get ready for the supermoon total lunar eclipse
September 2, 2015, 10:27 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
September's supermoon eclipse is the last one until 2033, so dust off the telescopes.
Our blind spots can shrink with eye training
September 1, 2015, 10:10 a.m. by Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience
The eye exercises could help people with deteriorating vision.
Hubble spies cosmic butterfly in Twin Jet Nebula
August 31, 2015, 10:31 a.m. by Sarah Lewin, SPACE.com
Astronomers estimate the nebula's wings to be 1,200 years old.
Researchers know what killed Knut the polar bear
August 28, 2015, 10:12 a.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The beloved bear was struck down by a disease previously only seen in humans.
How flossing led to a woman's knee infection
August 27, 2015, 10:22 a.m. by Laura Geggel, LiveScience
This doesn't mean you should stop flossing.
Stephen Hawking says data survives black holes
August 26, 2015, 10:19 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
Black holes are thought to eat up information, but the info could live along the hole's edge.
Origami inspires new ways to fold curved objects
August 24, 2015, 10:50 a.m. by Andrew Silver, LiveScience
A new understanding of folding could change satellites, robots and even medicine capsules.
Cosmic neutrinos detected in Antarctic ice
August 21, 2015, 10:01 a.m. by Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
The IceCube Neutrino Observatory discovered the mysterious extragalactic particles.
Why the Prime Meridian won't stay put
August 20, 2015, 10:22 a.m. by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
And does this moving line make it harder to determine latitude and longitude?
Footprints may show dino duo strolling on beach
August 18, 2015, 10:44 a.m. by Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The dinosaurs could have been a parent and an offspring or possibly pack members.
Why rainbow lightning is so rare
August 17, 2015, 10:23 a.m. by Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
Spotting the two phenomena together requires raindrops and a lot of luck.