How crocodiles could have once lived in Wyoming

Thousands of muddy crocodiles are basking in the tropical sun or wallowing in the...

Why does bacon smell so good?

  Mmmmm. Sizzling bacon. Just the name conjures up that thick, sweet and salty aroma....

Nutritionist: What's the real deal with carbs?

Carbohydrates are a mysterious subject. They come into and out of food fashion just...

Bioscience firm offers injured athletes stem-cell treatments

  In September 2011, then-Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning made headlines when he travelled to...

Arctic lake is first modern replica of ancient Earth

  At first, Earth was a planet with very little atmospheric oxygen—until some bacteria evolved the ability of photosynthesis. According to a new report in the...

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Researchers shoot lasers to de-spin tiny 'asteroids'

  A team of researchers from the University of California in Santa Barbara has figured out how to deflect asteroids...

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Do dogs really feel guilty?

  Many dog-lovers have had this moment: you come home from work, walk to the kitchen…to find your trashcan has...

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How wasp venom could help cure cancer

  This possible new tool for cancer treatment is absolutely terrifying—wasps. Yes, we're talking about those things that swarm around the...