Ancient supernova saved Earth from watery grave, study suggests
February 13, 2019, 8:21 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Scientists say the explosion of a dying star may have helped partially dried the icy building blocks of an early Earth.
8 pioneering black women in science, technology and medicine
February 12, 2019, 8:20 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
These black women all contributed to science and everyday life in a number of ways.
Satellite snaps first-ever group shot of Earth and the moon's far side
February 8, 2019, 8:21 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Historic photo was captured by an optical camera onboard China's Longjiang-2 satellite.
Dark side of the universe could be way more complicated than the light side
February 6, 2019, 7:53 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
There's more to the dark side than dark energy and dark matter.
Why NASA is studying an island that didn't exist until 4 years ago
February 6, 2019, 10:15 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The extremely rare South Pacific island is one of 3 new islands to form in the last 150 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.
We can learn languages while we sleep, according to new study
February 1, 2019, 4:59 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Our sleeping brains are still listening to the outside world, and taking notes.
This 'king' once ruled the green, lush forests of Antarctica
February 1, 2019, 8:19 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Reptile was probably no bigger than a modern-day iguana, but it had a big impact.
New laser technology beams personal audio messages directly to your ear
January 31, 2019, 12:11 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Is this the future of high-tech spy gear, or just a handy tool for advertisers?