A new material that's part plastic and part rock is forming on this Portuguese island
June 25, 2019, 9:15 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Plastic waste is becoming permanently ingrained in the shoreline.
Will children really grow horns from too much phone use?
June 21, 2019, 12:01 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
A debunked study is back just in time to scare us straight.
This newly identified critter eats rocks and secretes them as sand
June 21, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
'Almost mythical' is how researchers describe this shipworm's odd habit.
A meteorite smashed into Mars — and left the red planet black and blue
June 19, 2019, 1:27 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
A newly formed crater on Mars reveals the red planet's artistic side.
We're close to solving the mystery of those flashing lights on the moon
June 17, 2019, 3:42 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
A German scientist's AI-powered lunar telescope aims to decipher the moon's twinkling lights.
When their star-birthing days are over, galaxies retire to oblivion
June 17, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
'Cold quasar' theory could change our understanding of how galaxies die.
There's a lump on the moon that's 5 times bigger than Hawaii's Big Island
June 12, 2019, 12:17 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Houston, we have ... an anomaly.
Scientists have built a foam armor that stops bullets as well as heavy steel
June 10, 2019, 9:28 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
As with steel, there's still a margin for death.
Sweden has invented a word to shame people for flying
June 7, 2019, 9:19 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
And it's actually working.
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
Fireflies! 12 things you didn't know about lightning bugs
Mother dog and 9 puppies discovered at landfill are getting the care they need
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
This map tells you exactly what lies on the other side of the ocean
It's time to stop releasing balloons