Living things unlike anything else on Earth found in random dirt sample
November 21, 2018, 6:01 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
A whole new kingdom will need to be created to classify them.
What's up with this skull-collecting ant's bizarre headhunting behavior?
November 17, 2018, 1:49 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
New research offers some fascinating insights into this weird insect's trophy collections.
Birds and insects acted in some strange ways after the solar eclipse
November 15, 2018, 11:49 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
New study describes their behavior as 'confused.'
A huge amount of water is sinking through the planet's tectonic fault lines
November 15, 2018, 2:37 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Scientists still aren't sure where the water is going.
Could this giant 2,500-year-old fungus hold the cure to cancer?
November 14, 2018, 4:01 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The massive mushroom sprawls over 70 hectares and weighs over 850,000 pounds.
We may know where the bizarre, cigar-shaped interstellar object 'Oumuamua came from
November 9, 2018, 9:57 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The object may have been tumbling through interstellar space for billions of years, scientists say.
Scientists had no idea where the world's tiniest flightless bird came from, until now
November 7, 2018, 9:26 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
This tiny ball of feathers can only be found on a single Atlantic island in the middle of nowhere.
Scientists transform sunlight into a liquid fuel that can be stored for 18 years
November 6, 2018, 3:31 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The breakthrough works like a rechargeable battery that is charged by sunlight.
One of the oldest stars was just found mysteriously lurking in our galactic backyard
November 5, 2018, 5:04 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Stars this ancient aren't supposed to exist inside our galaxy.
Kids who create imaginary worlds grow up to be better at open-ended thinking
November 2, 2018, 10:58 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Study finds that only 17 percent of children create these deep imaginary worlds.
NASA just came up with a brilliant way to turn Martian soil into rocket fuel
November 1, 2018, 10:03 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The plan could make human missions between Earth and Mars more practical.
Scientists have pinpointed the exact city and year that HIV first spread
November 1, 2018, 4:10 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
HIV might never have become a global pandemic if it wasn't for the ecology of this 1920s colonial hub.