India bans nearly 860 porn sites

In a move made to protect children, India’s government has effectively blocked access to...

Cassini spots streaks on Saturn moon, Tethys

Even though NASA’s Cassini probe has been orbiting Saturn and its moons for more...

How dogs process, recognize our faces

For the first time, researchers have found evidence that dogs have a specialized region...

Does vegetarianism lower sperm count? An update

In July, redOrbit published an article on some of the lesser-known causes of low...

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

Septic tanks have long been thought of as a way to keep human waste out of the environment in areas where sewer lines are...

perfectionist burnout

Perfectionism leads to burnout, especially at work

Like a moth to a flame, perfectionists often get burned by their striving behaviors, at least according to a...

clean power plan

EPA, President Obama officially announce Clean Power Plan

On Monday, President Obama and EPA administrator Gina McCarthy officially unveiled the final version of the administration’s Clean Power...

synagogue lasers

Nazi-destroyed synagogue mapped by laser

Archaeologists searching for the remains of a four-century old synagogue have used ground-penetrating laser techniques to map how the...