The Internet is one of the most energy‑efficient means of communication.
Evangelista Torricelli disproved the maxim that nature abhors a vacuum.
Humans aren't the only ones that receive vaccinations.
Even when an octopus is technically dead, its arms can still fight.
Scientists may have found a solution for polyethylene pollution.
Scientists are studying bats' echolocation abilities.
Parthenogenesis is a scientific term for a virgin birth that takes place in species that usually reproduce sexually.
Out of all the European languages, English takes the longest to learn how to read.
Wild Science visits the Indianapolis Zoo, where staff explain the intelligence and behavior of orangutans, and how their species is being threatened by humans.
Remember those inflatable clowns that stood about three feet high and had big red noses, meant for punching? Hit the clown as hard as you could, right back up.
If you suffered from the neurological disorder called "facial agnosia," you might not recognize the faces of close friends and family. How could this happen?
Here is an at home experiment you can try! Learn about molecular density!
Rattlesnakes are an important component of our ecosystem, but are also potentially dangerous to humans.
They may look gross and scary, but that's just them playing "opossum." We visit Wildcare Inc., to find out more about the "garbage collector of the forest."
The American Columbo plant doesn't flower until close to its 30th birthday, and then it promptly gives up the ghost.
Poison ivy can quickly turn your relaxing nature hike into a painfully itchy affair! Learn more about this toxic plant and how to steer clear of its path.
Podcasting is a way to automatically download audio files on portable devices such as Apple iPods, other MP3 players, or on your computer for later playback.
To subscribe to a podcast, you first need software to detect and download the audio. Each podcast provides a URL to tell the software where to get the new audio content. All podcast software includes a field where you paste the URL of the podcast and a Subscribe button or other way to indicate you want to automatically download new content.
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