With Pluto in the rearview, the New Horizons probe is speeding for a cosmic encounter that wasn't on the original itinerary
One-of-a-kind find made in a Myanmar amber market
An experiment that earned Stanley Pons and Martin Fleischmann widespread ridicule in 1989 wasn't necessarily bogus
Extinction can be hard to track, even for celebrity species.
Paleontologists provide a new look at a beautifully preserved fossil cephalopod
At the age of 17 he began dissecting corpses from the church graveyard. Between the years 1508 and 1512 he painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome.
Take a light-speed trip through the solar system to catch up on 2016’s biggest stories from our celestial neighborhood.Produced with support from Explore Scientific