December 8, 2017, 3:23 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
A 26-year-old who viewed August's total solar eclipse without proper safety glasses stands as a cautionary tale for future events.
Winning photos capture awe-inspiring moments of science
December 8, 2017, 8:40 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The contest celebrates the beauty found while exploring the world.
Scientists have found the weirdest dinosaur that ever lived
December 7, 2017, 4:39 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
The halszkaraptor looks like it was cobbled together from a penguin, a duck and a swan.
5 questions you should ask yourself before taking a selfie with an animal
December 7, 2017, 10:50 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The barrage of Darwin Award-worthy and just plain cruel animal selfie photos in the news is our cue to have a little reality check.
Amid California wildfires, a horse's life is saved
December 6, 2017, 3:44 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
The animal fell into a crevice while trying to escape.
Hairy blue-and-black tarantula discovered in Guyana rainforest
December 6, 2017, 12:24 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The unidentified spider lives in the holes of trees.
NASA discovers unique exoplanet with 'smothering' atmosphere
December 6, 2017, 6:09 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Located over 300 light-years from Earth, this gas giant is defying expectations for how alien worlds are formed.