Earth's atmosphere stretches further than we thought possible - to the moon and beyond
February 20, 2019, 4:46 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The moon actually orbits within Earth's outer atmosphere.
This ingenious technique could turn plastic waste into clean fuel
February 19, 2019, 1:44 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Instead of burying us in it, plastic could be made to work for us.
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.
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.
Magnetic north shifting by 30 miles a year, might signal pole reversal
February 5, 2019, 10:19 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The magnetic pole is moving faster than at any time in human history, causing major problems for navigation and migratory wildlife.
Who is wiser, Spock or Yoda? An actual scientific study weighs in
January 30, 2019, 3:49 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It's Yoda and it's not even close.
This periodic table may make you think twice about your next phone upgrade
January 30, 2019, 12:12 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
As rare earth elements are mined for use in smartphones, they are at risk of disappearing.
You can thank the polar vortex for this beastly blast of winter
January 28, 2019, 11:50 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
It's going to be a long, cold winter.
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
Turtle 'marriage' ends after 115 years
Honey badger fights leopard to rescue her baby
Geese with ice-covered beaks get a helping hand from humans
This beautiful photo of the moon is 50,000 images rolled into 1
Students in Finland offer a succinct lesson in commuting