While the most famous asteroid to hit the Earth was 65 million years ago, scientists have found proof of an even earlier impact.
People with lipodystrophy can have Type 2 diabetes while still remaining very thin.
Mysterious radio signals were found in space. Was it aliens? Or something else?
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.
For years, a new species of butterfly was hiding in plain sight.
Egyptologists and Radar Specialists found two new rooms in King Tut's tomb. Or did they?
Researchers hope that by 2021, liquid biopsies will be a part of an annual physical exam.
Oxytocin is released into the blood to help regulate several biological functions. It may also be connected to social abilities.
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.
Crows are uncommonly intelligent. On this episode of Wild Science, we visit Wildcare Inc. to see all of what these brainy birds can do!
Some people believe that a dog's mouth is cleaner than a human's. While this may be true, which mouth is more dangerous to people?
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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