Why we need time alone and time with other people to thrive
January 17, 2020, 9:33 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
We need a mix of solitude and interactions for a healthy social diet.
2019 was the second-hottest year on record, ending the hottest decade on Earth
January 16, 2020, 12:02 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
'You haven't seen anything yet,' scientists warn.
Pilgrims can still follow this ancient path from Canterbury to Rome
January 16, 2020, 8:24 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The Via Francigena is a 1,250-mile trail that passes through England, France, Switzerland and Italy.
Gingko biloba trees guard a secret fountain of youth
January 14, 2020, 3 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The ginkgo biloba is unlikely to ever die of old age, researchers say, though it does succumb to stressors like drought.
Diego the giant tortoise has dedicated himself to the survival of his species
January 13, 2020, 2:16 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
And by that we mean this tortoise has had a lot of sex, fathering an estimated 800 offspring.
What those beautiful glass prisms in the sidewalk are really for
January 10, 2020, 8:26 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Some cities are now restoring the lights for their historic and aesthetic value.
Australian fires reveal ancient water system built long before the pyramids
15 birds with unbelievable beaks
Thirsty koala seeks help from bikers in South Australia
4 ways exercise is good for your brain
Knitted anatomy kits offer cruelty-free dissections
Researchers develop a new way to remove greenhouse gases from the atmosphere