Downright Bizarre Predatory Worm Glows Green in the Dark

The peculiar worm was not too long ago discovered in Peru, researchers are quite taken aback by its behavior
by Laura Sinpetru, November 18th, 2014
 

Photo of the Day: Philae's Home on Comet 67P/C-G Revealed

Just hours ago, the European Space Agency's spacecraft snapped a photo of the comet and sent it to Earth
by Laura Sinpetru, November 13th, 2014
 

Watch: Why Dogs Pant, as Explained by Science

Video explains why pooches let their tongue out of their mouth and start panting when temperatures get too hot
by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2014
It's Official: Philae Is on Route to Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko

It's Official: Philae Is on Route to Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko

by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2014
The lander left the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft just minutes ago, is now heading for its target comet
 

Watch: How You Can Drown on Land in Mexico's Giant Crystal Cave

The cave is home to crystals measuring as much as 12 meters (39 feet) in length and 4 meters (13 feet) in diameter
by Laura Sinpetru, November 11th, 2014
 

Count Dracula's Thirst for Blood Explained by Science

Researchers identify the chemical compound that made the scent of blood utterly irresistible to Count Dracula
by Laura Sinpetru, November 11th, 2014
 

Watch: Everything You Never Wanted to Know About Farts

Science video explains why some folks have no trouble smelling their own gases, are disgusted by those let out by others
by Laura Sinpetru, November 10th, 2014
 

Artifacts Found at the Site of an Irish Castle Are Centuries Old

Archaeologists found the artifacts in a washing pit hidden under a floor, say they date back to 350 years ago
by Laura Sinpetru, November 10th, 2014
 

39,000-Year-Old Woolly Mammoth Brain Is Perfectly Preserved

The mummified brain's folds and blood vessels are still visible, researchers who have had the chance to examine it say
by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2014
Watch: The Ebola Virus Explained in One Brilliant Animation

Watch: The Ebola Virus Explained in One Brilliant Animation

by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2014
Video details how the Ebola virus behaves once it enters the body, why it is that so many people are killed by it
 

9,000-Year-Old Mummified Bison Found in Remote Corner of Siberia

Having analyzed the bison's remains, researchers concluded that the animal probably died of starvation
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2014
 

2-Year-Old Girl Nearly Dies After Eating an Orange

The toddler developed a severe allergic reaction to the fruit, her lips and tongue swelled and her airways closed up
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2014
 

ESA's Rosetta Spacecraft Readies to Send Lander to Its Target Comet

The spacecraft started orbiting Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenk several weeks ago, will soon deploy a lander
by Laura Sinpetru, November 5th, 2014
 

Male Hummingbirds Have Dagger-like Beaks, Use Them to Stab Rivals

Wildlife researchers say that male hummingbirds more often than not try to jab their beak into their rivals' throat
by Laura Sinpetru, November 5th, 2014
 
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