Cassini captures icy moon Dione drift past Saturn

  NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has done it again! Known for taking breathtaking photos on its...

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...

New transplant technology revives hearts after death

  In the U.S., over 122,000 people sit on waiting lists for organ transplants, and 18 of them will die every day. However, a new...

first mass extinction

The first mass extinction was caused by animals, not catastrophe

It wasn’t a massive asteroid crashing into the Earth’s surface or the eruption of an enormous volcano that led...

laser asteroids

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...

guilty dogs

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...