The scientists are gone, but this ghost lab is still doing vital research
July 3, 2019, 9:12 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
A micro-turbine will spin at 70,000 rpm for 9 straight months.
On maiden voyage, Boaty McBoatface identifies significant culprit in rising sea levels
June 18, 2019, 10:46 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Internet's favorite undersea autonomous vehicle reveals how changing wind patterns are affecting water at the bottom of the water column.
Scientists discover a new form of ice, and it's like nothing they've ever seen
May 13, 2019, 2:59 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Superionic ice is about half as searing as the sun.
Why corals are always surrounded by a halo of sand
April 26, 2019, 1:13 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Scientists believe they're one step closer to figuring out the forces behind these unusual formations.
Most parents want kids to learn about climate change, but most schools don't teach it
April 22, 2019, 3:54 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Here's how to start the conversation at home.
It's going to take a long, long time for Earth to regain its biodiversity
April 9, 2019, 4:43 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Like 10 million years.
The weird and beautiful life hiding in Antarctica's frigid depths
February 5, 2019, 11:24 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers are quickly scrambling to catalog these unique species before climate change impacts their icy habitats.
Mystery of why the bottom of the Pacific Ocean is getting colder might finally be solved
January 4, 2019, 9:47 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It's the perfect example of how Earth's systems operate on long timescales.
Future archaeologists will remember us by the chicken bones we left behind
December 14, 2018, 3:25 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
In just 70 years, we've managed to build a brand-new chicken.
The problem with fake service dogs
Coast redwoods: Majestic giants benefit all humankind
The Inuit have a simple way of teaching their children how to control anger
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
In praise of 'scruffy hospitality'
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