Why hating cilantro (and other flavors) may be genetic
March 14, 2019, 1:55 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Research suggests we don't all experience taste and smell the same way.
Learn to love winter like the Quebecois do — by celebrating it
March 14, 2019, 10:10 a.m. by Starre Vartan
They revel in the beauty of the season, and are happier for it.
Why the first mission team to Mars should include only women
March 12, 2019, 11:31 a.m. by Starre Vartan
When it comes to space travel, women are just as capable as men, eat less and use fewer resources.
Off-Broadway play uses puppets to tell a powerful environmental story
March 7, 2019, 2:53 p.m. by Starre Vartan
In 'Ajijaak on Turtle Island,' a young crane's migration brings Native American stories to life.
Wolves on Michigan's Isle Royale reveal new info about predator-prey relationships
March 7, 2019, 11:59 a.m. by Starre Vartan
This long-running study shows how top carnivores profoundly affect their local ecosystems.
Tornadoes are wreaking havoc — and not just in 'Tornado Alley'
March 4, 2019, 12:36 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Twisters can happen just about any time, anywhere.
The beautiful thing that happened when this Japanese town went (almost) waste-free
March 3, 2019, 9:04 a.m. by Starre Vartan
Less-lonely elders were the incredible benefit of a community-driven recycling program.
Tortoise 'marriage' ends after 115 years
Photographer captures stunning image of eagle in symmetrical reflection
3 new Dark Sky Parks reveal wonders of the night sky
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Why do some people remember their dreams more than others?