Swaying anti-vaxxers with simple interventions

Many people who refuse to vaccinate their children for fear the vaccine might hurt...

Septic tanks aren't keeping poo out of rivers, lakes

Septic tanks have long been thought of as a way to keep human waste...

Cassini gears up for final look at Saturn's icy...

NASA’s Cassini mission is gearing up for the home stretch, as the Saturn-orbiting spacecraft...

NASA's new small rocket launch pad is open

A new NASA launch pad has been unveiled at the Kennedy Space Center in...

No shots necessary: How bees naturally vaccinate their young

Unlike humans, there aren’t any anti-vaxxers amongst the bee population, as the pollinating insects naturally immunize their offspring against specific diseases found in their...

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American hunters under fire again after Cecil’s killing

When we reported the death of Cecil, Africa’s celebrity lion, there were fears for the safety of his six...

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Drinking coffee helps keep seniors’ brains healthy

Research has already found that coffee could have health benefits such as reducing a person’s risk of type 2...

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Hitchhiking robot journey ends following vandalism in Philly

This is why we can’t have nice things: A child-sized hitchhiking robot that was quickly becoming a social media...