A little stickleback fish (Gasterosteus aculeatus) nicknamed "Mary" appears to have leapt across a major reproductive divide ...
In this stereographic projection, the Milky Way curves around the entire image in an arc, with the newly discovered river of ...
A Google satellite map shows where the 2011 Tohoku earthquake struck off Japan. Credit: zodebala/Getty Images In 2011, a magn...
New video of giant pangolins shows these bizarre scaly creatures in their natural (nocturnal) habitat. In the videos, the blu...
Vikings hunting reindeer in Norway were once confounded by "reindeer cyclones"; a threatened herd would literally run circles ...
Mendeleev’s first periodic table of elements was released on Feb. 17, 1869. Credit: Science & Society Picture Library/SSPL/Ge...
Someone fished this human skull fragment from the filthy River Thames in London. It is roughly 5,600 years old. Credit: Museum of London Humans have lived alongside England's River Thames for thousand...
If you were told to take cover because of an incoming nuclear ballistic missile, would you seriously know what to do? (Or wou...
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Researchers developed a new type of DNA in the lab that is made up of eight letters, rather than the natural four. Credit: Mi...
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Calls to U.S. poison centers regarding the herbal supplement kratom have increased dramatically in recent years, a new study ...
For nearly 20 years, a trio of 5-gallon (19 liters) paint buckets sat near the taxidermy exhibit at Grand Canyon National Par...
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Eating too much fat may be bad for your gut bacteria, a new study from China suggests. The study involved more than 200 young ...