What happens when you take about 50 sixth-graders and send them to a nature camp with no access to computers, tablets and mobile phones? A new study suggests that after just five days their ability to understand nonverbal social cues improves.
In an icy lake half a mile beneath the Antarctic ice sheet, scientists have discovered a diverse ecosystem of single-celled organisms that have managed to survive without ever seeing the light of the sun.
A cure for patchy baldness may be on the way, according to a new study published Sunday in the journal Nature Medicine.
Ancient Egyptians may have been concocting complex and effective mixtures to preserve their dead as far back as 4300 BC, new evidence suggests.
Meet the Caiuajara dobruskii: one of the craziest extinct flying lizards you'll ever see.
What gives geckos the remarkable ability to run upside down across ceilings and stop short on smooth vertical surfaces? You could call it "the hierarchy of hairs."
The Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight and you don't want to miss it.
There's a massive red tide blooming off the coast of southwestern Florida and it appears to be growing.