Friday, March 14, 2014
Astronomers have spotted the largest yellow star ever observed in our galaxy and 1,300 times larger than the sun.
Monday, March 10, 2014
The cryptic note penned by Abraham Lincoln identifies its recipient only as “my dear Sir” and has a small section carefully clipped out.
Friday, March 7, 2014
A new dinosaur species discovered in Portugal dominated the food chain 150 million years ago — the Tyrannosaurus Rex of its time, researchers said Wednesday.
Monday, March 3, 2014
Under a searing midday sun, a herd of cattle circles atop a pile of golden teff, thrashing the wheat-like grain, a method that has been practiced by Ethiopian farmers for centuries.
Sunday, March 2, 2014
Listen up loners: A new study says having friends can make you smarter, at least if you're a baby cow.
Friday, February 28, 2014
The Earth's galaxy is looking far more crowded. NASA has confirmed 715 newly discovered planets outside the solar system.
Thursday, February 27, 2014
A Canadian-Taiwanese program co-sponsored by Taiwan's National Science Council has made discoveries far out in space beyond Neptune that are expected to help solve some of the mysteries of the solar system.
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Wednesday, February 26, 2014
The Altamira Cave in northern Spain and its well-preserved paintings will again be open to the public from Thursday, albeit to very small groups because of the spread of micro-organisms due to human visitors.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Wildlife experts cut away more than 85 meters of commercial fishing line being dragged by an endangered right whale off the Georgia coast, though some of the heavy rope had to be left tangled in the whale's mouth, officials said Thursday.
Sunday, February 16, 2014
NASA scientists were finally able to explain the origin of the mysterious rock shaped like a jelly doughnut that appeared near the rover Opportunity in early January.