The mysterious function of eyelashes has been revealed at last -- thanks to science.
The Amazon rainforest is fertilized in part by phosphorus from a dry lake bed in the Sahara desert, researchers say in a new report that shows how different parts of our planet are connected in deep and surprising ways.
Moms and dads -- grab a sponge and step away from the dishwasher.
The damage the sun inflicts on your skin may be even more insidious than was previously thought, according to new research.
Less than 100,000 years ago, a cool, small star flew within 0.8 light years of our sun, brushing past the icy Oort cloud that lies at the outer edges of our solar system, according to research published this week.
Why does smoking marijuana give people the munchies? Yale University researchers got dozens of lab mice stoned in order to find out.
Researchers studying the skull of King Richard III say they have determined the fatal blow that killed the medieval monarch more than 500 years ago.
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