Researchers found the evidence of lungs for the first time in an avian dinosaur fossil.
A newly described fossil found in China shows that birds evolved one of these notable features very, very early–while they were still dinosaurs, in fact. A team of… [...]
His name is Pando and he’s very nice.
The world's largest cloned forest—located in Fishlake National Forest in Utah—has been shrinking. In a new paper, researchers figured out that deer, and us humans, are… [...]
The storms are far from over.
While the Atlantic Hurricanes Florence and Michael have rightfully gotten most of our attention this season, climate conditions in the Pacific are churning out one storm… [...]
Stop fighting over the thermostat.
When the leaves turn, the battle over the thermostat begins. This year, skip the debate over the ideal temperature. Here's how to keep warm without blasting the heat. [...]
Once again, influenza defies human logic.
Flu season is upon us, but when it will hit your urban jungle may depend largely on the size of the city, says a new study published this month in Science. [...]
This isn't Josh O'Connor's first—or last—squirrel census.
The Central Park Squirrel Census took two years of preparation. Data analysis will take many more months. Here’s why this group counted every squirrel in New York’s… [...]