We are living in an era of high frequency asteroid strikes
January 19, 2019, 12:20 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
New study proves that we're living at a time that's at higher risk for impacts than previous eras.
Our sun will become a solid crystal in about 10 billion years
January 18, 2019, 3:14 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Astronomers have discovered the first evidence that some stars solidify into crystal.
Saturn's famous rings may not have existed when dinosaurs first evolved
January 18, 2019, 11:23 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
If dinosaurs had telescopes and had pointed them at Saturn, they might have seen a ringless world.
Magnetic north shifting by 30 miles a year, might signal pole reversal
January 14, 2019, 11:23 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.
Scientists detect repeating radio signal from deep space
January 10, 2019, 11:02 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Burst is one of 13 signals discovered by a new telescope in Canada.
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.
The secret lives of hummingbirds with sword-like beaks
January 2, 2019, 7:53 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Some have evolved beaks better suited for fencing than feeding.
Would you want your body turned into compost when you die?
December 31, 2018, 5:09 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Washington state is on the verge of legalizing human composting.
Hot air balloons could soon fly over Venus' clouds
December 31, 2018, 2:11 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
But it won't make Venus any more desirable as a destination.
What to do with your used Christmas tree? Paint the house with it
December 29, 2018, 10:04 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Pine needles can be broken down and transformed into paint.
Everyone is 'tidying up.' Are thrift stores bursting at the seams?
This is why I wear my hair in a bun when I sleep
Why the 5 freedoms of animal welfare matter
A once-secret redwoods reserve will soon be open to the public
6 facts about the strikingly beautiful snowy owl
5 questions you should ask yourself before taking a selfie with an animal