People once used nuclear radiation to grow really big plants
June 22, 2017, 12:58 p.m. by Angela Nelson
After WW II, a government program aimed to find a peaceful use for nuclear power. And thus, the atomic garden was born.
Crumb-free bread is the latest space food invention
June 9, 2017, 12:33 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
This could definitely improve options on future space restaurant menus.
'Rat Cafe' to open in San Francisco with live rats scurrying around
May 23, 2017, 7:57 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
You've heard of cat cafes, but this might be taking things too far...
Bradford watermelons were so juicy and delicious, people literally used to die for them
April 24, 2017, 7:21 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Today, a Bradford heir is resurrecting the fruit and using the proceeds to fund the drilling of fresh water wells around the world.
Americans are quietly preserving 56 million acres of private land
December 20, 2016, 8:15 a.m. by Russell McLendon
U.S. landowners voluntarily protect more land (and water) than all national parks in the lower 48 states, a new census shows.
There's a link between your birth month and certain diseases
Humpback whales around the globe are mysteriously rescuing animals from orcas
More trees than there were 100 years ago? It's true!
In praise of 'scruffy hospitality'
California is generating so much solar energy, it's paying other states to take it
Why are bees producing blue honey?