Whales and dolphins have human-like social and cultural skills
October 18, 2017, 11:57 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Social marine mammals provide a 'unique and striking parallel' to our own species, scientists say.
That huge helium deposit under Tanzania is even bigger than we thought
October 17, 2017, 12:18 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The 'world-class' helium gas field found in East Africa is a big deal, and not just because squeaky voices are funny.
The Yellowstone supervolcano could wake up more quickly than we thought
October 11, 2017, 3:07 p.m. by Russell McLendon
New research suggests the buildup to an eruption could unfold in decades rather than millennia.
Scientists find pesticide residue in 75 percent of honey
October 6, 2017, 2:30 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The levels are reportedly safe for humans, but they're high enough to harm bees — and that's bad news for us, too.
Las Vegas residents line up by hundreds to donate blood
October 2, 2017, 3:32 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Following the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest music festival, people were outside blood donation centers by dawn.
The risk of extinction is highest for Earth's largest and smallest animals
September 21, 2017, 10:21 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Humans seem to be causing 'a radical shift in the living architecture of the planet,' researchers say.
Iowa boy builds tiny house in his backyard
Farmers' Almanac warns of brutal winter
30 minutes of doing just about anything will extend your life. (That includes you, boomers)
6 of the loneliest jobs in the world
Alligators found hunting and feasting on sharks
It all started when the cat began acting 'weird' …