A tour of some of the world's rarest water bodies
Every two years, the Nation's Report Card test results come out and remind us how much better most American students should be doing in math (and reading, but I’m going to focus just on math here)...
A bug expert discusses a sinister virus that causes gypsy moth caterpillars to self-destruct
Cold Cases: Scientists use a variety of tools to help them identify human remains [Video and Slide Show]
Forensic anthropologists refer to animal skeletons and to new 3D software to help identify victims.
New 3-D software is helping scientists identify the sex and ancestral origins of human remains with greater speed and precision
Sir David Attenborough, © BBC/Rolf Marriott. Molly Josephs, who teaches 5 th , 7 th and 9 th grade biology at The Dalton School in Manhattan, wrote to me recently about the educational value of nature films for kids...
An exploration of the vast dig that will soon become New York City's newest subway line
The head of a new center that focuses on itch explains the sensation's biological roots and what we still don't know about it
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