What was Earth's first animal? New study finally offers an answer
October 16, 2018, 10:31 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The first animal to evolve on Earth was probably a sponge that existed around 640 million years ago.
Cervical cancer has nearly been eliminated in Australia
October 4, 2018, 12:02 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
It's the first time a nation could completely eliminate a type of cancer.
Golden retriever saves baby koala's life, and their friendship is adorable
October 3, 2018, 4:17 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
This unsuspecting dog probably saved the small animal's life.
This obscure fruit might soon be as common as tomatoes
October 3, 2018, 2:53 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
CRISPR gene editing is allowing scientists to make wild fruits more agriculturally viable.
Scientist warns that particle accelerator experiments could make Earth implode
October 1, 2018, 8:23 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
But cooler-headed physicists say don't lose any sleep over this one.
Inventor creates a Rubik's Cube that solves itself
September 28, 2018, 3:32 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It was either this, or peel off and redistribute the stickers.
A Brazilian rainforest is now being called an 'extinction vortex'
September 27, 2018, 12:09 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Brazil's once-expansive Atlantic Forest has now almost completely disappeared.
You have a personal cloud of particles and bugs that follows you everywhere
September 25, 2018, 4:46 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
This probably isn't the 'aura' you had in mind.
Scientists gave octopuses ecstasy, and there was a lot of cuddling
September 23, 2018, 8:47 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The study shows surprising similarities between the biochemistry of humans and octopuses.
Hydrogen atoms may be capable of bonding with literal nothingness
September 22, 2018, 8:37 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
So-called 'ghost bonds' could eventually be used to create quantum gates.
Rafts of fire ants are terrorizing survivors of Hurricane Florence
September 18, 2018, 11:45 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
As if the hurricane and flooding wasn't terrorizing enough.
You've heard of black holes, but what about white holes?
Conservationists plant a 'super grove' of redwood trees cloned from ancient stumps
Shere Khan the Noah's Ark tiger has died
What do kids around the world leave for Santa?
There are 2 keys to successful aging: Exercise and friends
17 memorable quotes from 'Elf'