A few brief reports about international science and technology from Canada to Kenya, including one about how humans thousands of years ago in what is now Argentina butchered and presumably ate giant ground sloths...
Wolves lack the muscles that allow dogs to raise their eyebrows and make puppy dog eyes
Scientific American spoke with Scott Kelly about the hardships of life in zero gravity and what it was like coming back to Earth
A new imaging technique helps to distinguish different millipede species
The agency’s chief historian discusses the film and what the moon missions can teach us about global challenges today
Research has ground to a halt, and many scientists have left the country out of desperation
A growing body of research is challenging the assumption that neonicotinoids are safer and less likely to spread than other pesticides
Felines move their ears, heads and tails more when they hear their names compared to when they hear similar words. Jim Daley reports.
A few brief reports about international science and technology from Liberia to Hawaii, including one on the discovery in Northern Ireland of soil bacteria that stop the growth of MRSA and other superbugs...
Critics say changes to the agency’s review process will harm public health
Cosmologist Lee Smolin says that at certain key points, the scientific worldview is based on fallacious reasoning
The marine mollusks display behavior that resembles sleep, including cycles of rapid eye movement
NASA Study reports physiological and behavioral results that could shape future space missions
NYU’s “Sounds of New York City” project listens to the city—and then, with the help of citizen scientists, teaches machines to decode the soundscape. Jim Daley reports. ...
Paul Olsen drills into the Earth’s sedimentary record for clues about the evolution of the solar system
Domestic felines distinguish between their monikers and similar-sounding words, new research shows
Astrophysicist Chad Hanna discusses how ripples in spacetime are revolutionizing our understanding of the cosmos