The discovery of a strange virus living in a hot, acidic lake may hold the answer to the evolution of DNA as today's most common genetic molecule.
I've heard a lot about how antioxidants can help prevent disease. Does that mean that I should eat as much antioxidant rich foods as possible?
An arctic plant of the late Pleistocene age, over thirty one thousand years old, is growing again after a long frozen sleep.
According to scientists working at the Monell Chemical Senses Center, the smell of cilantro usually produces a "love it" or "hate it" response.
Long-necked creatures like giraffes have special hearts, arteries and vessels to keep healthy blood flow to and from the brain, despite their long journey.
Dragonflies have a 95 percent success rate when it comes to hunting their next meal.
Nature photos uploaded to Facebook lead to the discovery of a new plant species.
When their butts are on the line, scorpions sacrifice the holiest of holies in order to survive.
Superb Fairy-wrens can understand the alarm calls of other bird species.
Scientists trick the brain into attributing signals from its own body to an invisible "ghostly" presence.