How will law enforcement handle the deluge of new information available from DNA?
“I think I can speak for the rest of the city staff in that we wish there were a way we could host one of these once a year.”
What can an individual do about climate change? The easiest answer: make this one dietary switch.
A North Korean official has hinted about conducting a nuclear test at sea, which would have severe environmental consequences.
New genetic evidence suggests our mysterious ancient cousins were more resilient—and more humanlike—than previously thought.
The world’s second-largest radio telescope has sustained “some damage” from Hurricane Maria.
After observing grown-ups struggling with tasks, 1-year-old babies make more effort themselves.
Three Caltech students have shown that these brainless animals have their own version of slumber.
The largest community on Antarctica is set for a series of radical upgrades to its decaying infrastructure.
Modern Meadow’s factory will crank out leather via yeast fermentation.
Scientists may soon be able to monitor whole ecosystems in real time.
The latest picture of a distant star shows more detail than ever before.
Thanks to a long-running plan to rear their chicks in captivity, these national icons are bouncing back from the edge of extinction.
Old French Canadian genealogy records reveal how a harmful mutation can hide from natural selection in a mother's DNA.
Along with other factors, the warming weather is bolstering agriculture in the state as farms across America shut down.
The reporter's interview with H.R. McMaster was a missed opportunity.
Thanks to CRISPR, scientists are studying animal evolution in ways that were previously thought to be impossible.
Languages have more words to describe reds than blues.
The hurricane is barreling toward the Caribbean, which is still reeling from the effects of Irma.
The man—and the empire—that made the British Museum
As the spacecraft prepared to plunge into Saturn, the mission's longest-serving members remembered its years-long journey.
Anthropomorphizing robots is one thing, but some say news reports about the spacecraft risk being insensitive.