Scientists are giving the blue-tailed skink of Christmas Island an early holiday gift.
21 reasons why forests are important
September 16, 2019, 9:57 a.m. by Russell McLendon
In case you're missing the forest for the trees, here are a few reminders why woodlands are wonderful.
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Scientists taught rats how to play hide-and-seek and they really got into it
September 16, 2019, 8:28 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Rats laughed and jumped for joy when they found their humans.
Everything you need to know about mooncakes (including why they're so expensive)
September 13, 2019, 5:31 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
These traditional cakes are an important part of the Mid-Autumn Chinese festival.
A chameleon's colors aren't just beautiful, they're amazingly complex
September 13, 2019, 9:53 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Scientists take a deeper look at how chameleons change color, and learn some tricks that could benefit humans.
Scientists thrilled to find water vapor in exoplanet's atmosphere
September 12, 2019, 3:56 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's the most promising planet yet in the search for alien life.
8 things you didn't know about the autumnal equinox
September 12, 2019, 2:48 p.m. by Melissa Breyer
If you've ever wondered what hamsters and the French Revolution have to do with the first day of fall, we've got the answers.