Lauren Esposito is essentially the Indiana Jones of arachnology. Experience her process for discovering new species first-hand on this trip to Penang in Malaysia.
Grab a g-suit and experience what it’s like to fly in a jet aircraft
Devil rays are mysterious sea creatures that are rarely seen in the wild. With their population dwindling, biologists are racing to learn more about these rays before they disappear.
To prevent mega-wildfires from spiraling out of control, technicians set landscapes ablaze on purpose.
Space is an extreme environment. With the severe temperatures, endless debris, and harsh radiation, how do spacecraft survive?
Software engineers and astronomers collaborated to look at data from the Kepler space telescope and discovered worlds orbiting distant stars that human eyes have so far missed.
Habitability on planets orbiting a star that is cooler and dimmer than our sun appears to be much less likely than previously thought, according to a new analysis of data from a NASA orbiter on Mars.
Your circadian rhythm can be interrupted from the light emitted from your phone, but how? What is it doing to your brain?
A.I. advancements are making robots look more like humans. How long until they replace us?
America’s largest beer maker will use all-electric trucks to make deliveries between breweries and wholesalers.
Beginning in January, the world’s largest importer of recycled goods will no longer accept mixed plastic and paper, as well as other types of scrap.
Twenty-one people between the ages of 10 and 21 are suing the federal government for violating their rights by not sufficiently addressing climate change.
Sea ice around the North Pole fell to the smallest extent on record, and Arctic temperatures were the second highest ever recorded, according to an annual report by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
To avoid off-target mutations, scientists at the Salk Institute modified CRISPR to become a gene activator instead of a gene editor.
A genetically modified tuber with high amounts of vitamins A and E could potentially help to nourish the world — but will it ever make it to market?
Research from Auburn University reveals that the right ear is better than the left ear at listening in crowded environments.
Scientist have been fighting for nearly 40 years against the deadly effects of HIV and AIDS, but are they any closer to a cure?