When gentians sense the cold air that precedes a downpour, they shutter their petals from the rain to protect their pollen.
Anthrax is an infectious disease caused when spore-forming bacteria enter the body.
Our electrical gadgets are jamming migratory birds' navigational senses.
Standing up while doing tasks makes workers more creative and collaborative.
Scientists link mysterious ice-cream cone shaped fossils to Hallucigenia, a spiny, soft-bodied creature from 500 million years ago.
There's so much plastic pollution in the environment, that plastic infused stones, or plastiglomerates, are forming all over the world.
In the middle latitudes of the northern hemisphere, southward facing objects get more sunlight throughout the year.
You could be overdosing on iron without even knowing it, which can cause lethal damage to your heart and liver.
BMI, or Body Mass Index, estimates whether one is over or under weight for his or her height.
Octopus arms have a mind of their own: When they're amputated, the arms live on for at least an hour, moving around and grasping things.