Humans leave a lot of priceless artifacts — and some not so priceless ones. But both kinds can teach us a lot.
The spade-toothed beaked whale had been one of the most elusive beasts in the world — until recently
A fossil found in Canada explains the origins of feathers — and they weren’t for flight
New theories about the long-ago collision that forever transformed our nighttime sky
When you mess with the Amazon rainforest you mess with a lot of things — 2.5 million species of insects, 40,000 species of plants, 1,300 species of birds, and those are only the known ones. The 1.4 billion of acres of thriving, …
The lowest registers of an elephant’s voice are inaudible to humans—but they’ve been a longstanding puzzle all the same
Not all solar systems are as tidy as ours, but a new discovery means we’re not quite so alone anymore